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in·se·cur·i·ty

(in'se-kyūr'i-tē),
A feeling of unprotectedness and helplessness.

in·se·cur·i·ty

(in'sĕ-kyūr'i-tē)
A feeling of vulnerability and helplessness.

insecurity

(in″sĕ-kūr′ĭt-ē)
1. Vulnerability (e.g., of a computer system to hackers).
2. A subjective sense of vulnerability, esp. when confronted with particular challenges or social situations.

postural insecurity

Fear of falling, and limitation of activities associated with self-perceived deficiencies in balance, proprioception, and motor function.

insecurity

The sense of concern and anxiety caused by uncertainty over any aspect of living, whether physical, social, spiritual or financial. Insecurity is believed by some psychiatrists to be a major cause of neurotic disorder, but feelings of insecurity are also often responsible for valuable creative achievement.
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'For about 59 days, we have not recorded any issue of insecurity in this state,' he said.
They underlined the need for making collective efforts to do legislation with regard to food fortification to overcome food insecurity and other relevant challenges.
Food security is a perennial problem for Balochistan and the past government had failed to prepare a long term plan to solve the issue of food insecurity in all the five ecological zones of Balochistan.
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He further mentioned, "The presence of American forces was from the very start, in principle, a wrong and illogical move and a primary cause of instability and insecurity in the region," according to Al Jazeera.
A main focal point of our strategy focuses on addressing social determinants of health, such as food insecurity, which has far-reaching impacts on health.
The effects of job insecurity on workplace deviance might also vary across different individuals.
Nevertheless, it is estimated that 1.02 billion people, i.e., 14.3% of the world population, have no access to food in enough quantities to meet their basic nutritional needs or suffer chronic hunger, which represents a situation of severe food and nutrition insecurity. (5)
The free event, held at the Tannahill Centre from 10am to 1pm, will explore what is happening across Renfrewshire to tackle food insecurity.
This interest is exemplified by the Accountable Health Communities model recently proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), which notes food insecurity as a key area for intervention (Alley et al.
Within the last five years, food insecurity has come to the forefront as a retention issue for community college students in the United States.