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guidance

 [gi´dans]
1. a guide.
2. an act of guiding.
anticipatory guidance in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as the preparation of a patient for an anticipated development and/or situational crisis.
health system guidance in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as facilitating a patient's location and use of appropriate health services.

guid·ance

(gī'dănts),
1. The act of guiding.
2. A guide.

guid·ance

(gīdăns)
1. The act of guiding.
2. A guide.

Patient discussion about guidance

Q. Does any one have any advice on how to get pregnant? It seems like my husband and I have tried everything to become pregnant for the last three years.

A. i think its time for a fertility dr.they can get just about any body pregnant.

Q. I want to know if somebody could give me some expert advice on what to eat for my meals. hello ……I'm trying to lose body fat but at the same time build some muscle within 4 months period. My hope is that when I've shredded all the fat off, I'll have something nice to show to everyone on my birthday. I'm 5'8 and I weigh 210 already. I dropped 3 pounds but I want to know if somebody could give me some expert advice on what to eat for my meals.

A. A good general program of dieting to lose 2lbs a week while lifting weights. Go with a high protein, low carbohydrate type diet. Workout 6 days a week alternating upper body one day lower body the next, take one day off. That’s it as simple as eating and as difficult as working hard. Cheers! and invite me for your birthday.

Q. I need some advice. Hi I am ----. Now I’m 36. Last night, I was terminated from my job. I feel that I lost every thing and I have been thinking of suicide. I was depressed and so I drink a lot. Really I love my wife and 2 year kid very much. I like to get out of these stupid thoughts. But sometimes I am not. I need some advice.

A. HI RITCHIE,this is just a part of life,People loose there jobs all the time,right now you have to be strong,and put the bottle down,your family needs to know that this little set back is not going to turn into something else,they need you to be strong ,you are the head of your home,your kids depend on you,and love you, if you go down your family will follow--your children may be young but believe me they have an idear what is going on,If you think this is to much for you go to the emergency room in your town or country---STAY STRONG--get it together man....mrfoot56

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Following is an explanation of the importance of guidance documents and an attempt to unravel the mystery of who issues device guidance and how device these documents are issued.
In a separate action, the AICPA submitted comments to the IRS and Department of the Treasury urging that guidance be provided concerning the new Controlled Foreign Corporation (CFC) look-through provision of the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005.
A recent incident where PCB-contaminated material processed from an old automobile plant in New Jersey was found in reused concrete helped spur the guidance. The material was not used for the usual roadbase or related product, but instead made it to residential sites where residential customers could come in contact with the material without a concrete or asphalt surface over it.
Gatchalian stressed that guidance counselors play a vital role in addressing the needs of children at risk in order to prevent them from becoming juvenile offenders.
You might wonder what are you supposed to do with guidance? Good question.
The lawmaker emphasized that guidance and counseling would 'prevent unhealthy behaviors' while mandatory drug testing will be like 'treating them [the students] as drug suspects.'
The guidance law based on nonlinear control method is to derive guidance law by utilizing nonlinear control theory.
The draft guidance replaced the K-97 Memo section titled, "The 510(k) Process and Good Manufacturing Practices" with a "Background"segment.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 1, 2015-Inogen updates additional 2016 guidance and reaffirms 2015 outlook
10 December 2014 - US-based video conferencing company Video Guidance has merged with London-based BCS Global Networks, Inc., Video Guidance said on Wednesday.