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(ĭn-ĭsh′ăl) [L. initium, beginning]
Relating to the beginning or commencement of a thing or process.
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the cell or group of cells that differentiates to give rise to other tissues or organs, such as a MERISTEM.
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Q. I have been treated for Bipolar Disorder. I wish to know is there any connection between Depression & Bipolar Hi! I’m Devontae. I was initially treated for depression but now I have been treated for Bipolar Disorder. I wish to know is there any connection between Depression and Bipolar Disorder or the worst state of depression is Bipolar Disorder???

A. There seems to be some misunderstanding on the definition of depression. The overall category here is Mood Disorder. Within the spectrum of Mood Disorders are the conditions of 1. Anxiety (such as panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder) and 2. Depression. Just as anxiety is broken down into more specific disorders according to symtomology, etc. Depression is broken down into Unipolar depressions, and bipolar depressions. Unipolar depression has a spectrum of labels branching from it, and bipolar can be broken down into the divisions of Bipolar I and Bipolar II disorders. The only differences between Unipolar and Bipolar depression are that bipolar is characterized by cycling moods and depression is generally more stable. Also the psychotropic drug treatments are different for unipolar and bipolar disorders. Depressed people need pick-me-ups called SSRI's, or MAOI's such as zoloft, while bipolar people need mood stabilizers (e.g. Lithium) and anticonvulsants (often the exact sa

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Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MUFG) (NYSE: MTU) (TYO: 8306) (8306.MU), Japan's largest bank, and Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) have decided to change some of their initial plans to create a new securities firm by merging their brokerage units in Japan, Dow Jones has reported citing a person familiar with the matter.
The recent security clearance reform efforts, as reflected in the joint reform team's initial plan and Executive Order 13467, consist of several elements, including responsiveness to the President's direction with an initial plan that identifies several primary near-term actions to follow, input from key stakeholders, and support from and accountability of high-level leadership.
The six nations signed it in December 2002 with an initial plan to kick it off a year later.
Together the groups agreed upon an initial plan to plant 77,000 trees in Charlotte and neighboring counties; 7,000 of the trees are destined for city streets and 70,000 for rivers and waterways.
The final 215 PS WRCinspired road gobbler is number 4501 a reference to the initial plan to build just 4500 of the pocket rockets.
We had been invited to perform at a youth festival in Ethiopia, and our initial plan was to take entertaining songs, dances and stories.
Last time we wrote about the 1998-founded company's meteoric rise from an initial plan to sell more print subscriptions to today's fastest growing ad-based IT media site online, it was to announce its securing $30 million in Series A funding (NL/NL 3/31/01).
"My initial plan was to fly pastors and bishops," says Mays, "and it just kind of took off from there."
Chew on these tips, then rewrite your initial plan. Your new procedure should be clearer and easier to follow, like the "Beefed-Up Procedure".
The initial plan is expected to be submitted in September.
The initial plan set the repayment period at 12 years and interest rate at 2.5 percentage points above LIBOR.
Connolly said the initial plan was to ask for about a 12% decrease in rates, but the proposal was trimmed by 2% when the adjustment for the safe driver insurance plan was reported, as well as the estimated funds needed to cover losses from Trust Insurance Co.--one of two failed auto insurers in the state placed in receivership this year.

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