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1. Having life; alive.
2. Of, relating to, or containing living bacteria or active viruses, sometimes in an attenuated form.

Patient discussion about live

Q. do we need the esophagus to live? If we were to take our esophagus away would we still live?

A. Principally, yes. Feeding can be done through a hole in the stomach (PEG). Life is possible this way, although one may argue about the quality of life in this situation.

Q. How long can an alcoholic expect to live? My nephew who was an alcoholic died in his early age of 35. My uncle who was also an alcoholic died in his age of 48. How long can an alcoholic expect to live?

A. I am sorry. My dad who is an alcoholic too always advice me from his experience that an alcoholic will die younger than they would if they were not using alcohol. There are two sides to this: physiological and psychological. The destructive effect that alcohol has on the human body when used to excess may shorten expected lifespan. This list is long, from brain damage to liver failure.
The psychological side is the likelihood that goofy behavior caused by the use of alcohol may kill them. The list here is endless. Driving while drunk, getting in violent confrontations, taking idiotic risks, using power tools while blitzed. One way or another, the odds are good that this person will die much earlier than if they were not drinking.

Q. how long do u live with lupus? why do we get lupus? why was i hit with it along with all my other medical problems? i dont understand why..

A. well i've had it now for 1 yr and i'm still going

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He won't confirm who his targets might be, but Slade said: "The transfer market is just starting to liven up.
Vatican City : Pope Francis called on lacklustre priests on Thursday to liven up their masses and preach to their congregations with zeal, to overcome the "crisis of priestly identity.
Einen ubersichtlichen Einblick in die Arbeit der lettischen Archaologen bei der Erforschung der fruhesten Geschichte der Liven vom 10.
He added: "The score was 0-0 and he thought it would liven things up.
Can be used to rub, sprinkle, paste, crumb, baste, marinade and glaze to liven up every meal time.
Obviously we have to liven up because even though we can't make the play-offs we have got to win as many games and finish as high as we can so we can kick on next season," said City's 30-year-old leading scorer, who is in negotiations with the club over a new contract to keep him at the Ricoh Arena next term.
uk, F1 team bosses have called for rule changes to liven up the sport following the non-spectacle in Bahrain.
Aleksandar Manev, director of Ilirika Fund Management, believes that a difficult year is ahead of Macedonia from an economic point of view and because the funds' potential clients are legal and physical persons facing ever more real problems there is no room for optimism that this industry will liven up this year.
This compilation of program ideas will enthuse young patrons and includes detailed lessons plans, material and preparation lists, rubrics, extension ideas, and reproducible activities to liven up the library in atmosphere and approach.
QI want new cushions to liven up my grey sofas for Christmas.
Leahey Foods offers three gluten-free mixes that will liven up your holiday get-togethers.