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1. to feed, e.g. long-keep steer.
2. pasturage.

Patient discussion about keep

Q. I was wondering is there any method to keep her in control? My 11 year old daughter is very impulsive. She will not let others speak. She talks to everyone irrespective of whether she knows them or not. Sometimes I have also noted that she blabbers something without her knowledge. I can understand that she is having ADHD but how do others know that she suffers from ADHD? Though I am guiding her positively, it is hard for her to remember these instructions. She is very impulsive that she acts immediately. She lacks good sleep as may be needed for the kids of her age. I was wondering is there any method to keep her in control?

A. parenting ADHD children can be a stressful job. but with the proper treatment, be that medication or behavioral, she would calm down a bit and even sleep better from my experience. i strongly recommend trying alternative treatments like acupuncture and biofeedback in order to reduce symptoms and not completly rely on medication. nothing wrong with medication- but nothing's wrong about lowering their amount also...:)

Q. When someone says he'd like to keep his fitness , what does he mean? how does one keep his fitness?

A. Training, that’s the key. Regular, varied and planned exercise program is usually essential to keep one’s fitness. In addition, appropriate nutrition and avoiding hazardous lifestyle habits (e.g. smoking, drugs etc.) also help.

You may read more here:
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/exerciseandphysicalfitness.html

Q. what about drinking vinger apple to keep fit?

A. 90% of the alternative medicine people use are not tested clinically. it doesn't mean they don't work, just that that no one tested them to see if they are truly useful and what is the active ingredient in them. in a site i found they gave a big list of what can apple vinegar can help you for. from acne to cholesterol, diabetes and Menstrual problems. too much if you ask me. if there were 3-5 things on the list it was reasonable. but almost 20? so you might as well take it cause it wouldn't hurt you. but i'm not sure about the usefulness. try it and let me know :)

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It's always frustrating to be kept off by the weather," Brown said.
Measures have already been taken to increase commuter safety and standards, such as the presence of CCTV cameras, and the often more hit-and-miss attempts to tackle ticket fraud or ensure feet are kept off seats.
Colin, 59, said: "For people like Brian Limond to be kept off because someone who is metrocentric doesn't 'get' him, well, I think they're not doing their jobs properly.
And there was no significant difference between the two groups in the amount of weight they kept off.
People were kept off the streets of Jaipur's old walled city, where all seven bombs exploded on Tuesday.
The preventative measures taken to stop the wettest part of the track getting worse worked well and kept off 15 to 16mm of water.
With one foot kept off the ground, try to touch the object with the opposite hand.
Maybe some youngsters tempted by gangs in our less-fortunate areas could be kept off the streets in their own neighborhoods.
Once the fins are cleaned and the radiator guard is back in place, make sure items like camouflage netting and duffel bags are kept off the radiator's air intake grills.
he ordered an Iraqi national held in Camp Cropper, a high security detention center in Iraq, to be kept off the prison's rolls and not presented to the International Committee of the Red Cross," Human Rights Watch notes.
It will also apply to disabled drivers, pre-1973 classics and cars kept off the road.
In a study of 202 overweight and obese men and women, those who were told to burn 1,000 calories a week (1/2 hour of brisk walking a day) kept off less weight after 1 1/2 years than those who were told to burn 2,500 calories a week (11/2 hours of brisk walking a day).