hesitancy


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hes·i·tan·cy

(hez'i-tănt-sē),
An involuntary delay or inability in starting the urinary stream.

hes·i·tan·cy

(hez'i-tăns-ē)
An involuntary delay or inability in starting the urinary stream.

hesitancy

(he′zĭ-tăn-sē)
Involuntary delay in initiating urination. This symptom may be caused by drugs, such as tricyclic antidepressants, by abnormal relaxation of the detrusor muscle of the bladder, by prostatic hyperplasia, urethral stricture, and other urinary tract disorders.

Patient discussion about hesitancy

Q. Don't hesitate to post even if you know small tips. I’m 24, female and I am addicted to alcohol. I’m wondering if there is any permanent cure for alcoholism. Don't hesitate to post even if you know small tips.

A. Hey, come on! you're still very young. The best way to quit alcohol is by HAVING IN MIND (correct! that's the power of mind) that you WANT to QUIT.

the environmental support will mean a lot, so if you think that you're surrounded by non-supporting people, you have to find the antidote, if it is needed you can move to a new place, with a new environment, and surely with the new supporting groups.

Q. My 5 years old son with autism is hesitant to try with new foods. My 5 years old son with autism is hesitant to try with new foods. His diet consists of goldfish crackers, Ritz bits, Cheese and fruit puffs... that's it. He used to eat fruit, but now he is not willing to try anything. We have had all the GI tests; everything is fine. We give him gummy style vitamins with fruit snacks, thank god he takes those. We need some fresh ideas for introducing food. Any ideas…

A. As your son is rejecting entire food groups, you must consult a specialist. The only thing is that he must have lost on his hunger and he eats what he only likes. You can try like stopping any foods for a day say on holiday and feed on fruit puffs and check if his hunger comes back and he should be eating what is available. Or you can give him different recipes and find if he likes any.

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While a physician-targeted approach did not work, the study results must be the start, not the end, of the story to find an effective way to end vaccine hesitancy, Julie Leask, Ph.
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But Yeovil were in front on 16 minutes with good fortune aided by hesitancy in the Carlisle defence.
Wenner, 1995) suggested that lack of background in science knowledge significantly contributes to hesitancy, reluctance and possible inability to deliver effective science instruction in classroom settings.
Time after time Dudek causes panic in the Liverpool defence with his hesitancy, so I'm glad to see someone take charge and exert some authority for a change.
This quirky outfit initially struggled to find their rhythm but after several tracks we discovered the New Mexico quartet's hesitancy was due to singer James Mercer's broken guitar string.
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Another reason for the hesitancy of some marketers to include BREs is the "annoyance factor.
There is a real hesitancy among administrators to include gay issues as a regular part of the curriculum.
Expect hesitancy, doubt, resistance and even hostility--they're the usual reactions and feelings that accompany change.
The seemingly obvious explanation for foreign investors' hesitancy," wrote the Financial Times recently, "is that Russia is still too unstable a place to do business, teetering on the brink of political turmoil and economic crisis.