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professional

 [pro-fesh´un-al]
pertaining to one's profession or occupation.
one who is a specialist in a particular field or occupation.
allied health professional a person with special training, certification, and licensing with responsibilities bearing on patient care. See also allied health.
impaired professional a professional who has gotten involved in substance abuse.

professional

/pro·fes·sion·al/ (pro-fesh´un-al)
1. pertaining to one's profession or occupation.
2. one who is a specialist in a particular field or occupation.

allied health professional  a person with special training and licensed when necessary, who works under the supervision of a health professional with responsibilities bearing on patient care.

professional

adjective Referring or pertaining to a profession.
 
noun One who practises a profession. In most jurisdictions and countries, professionals are trained, specialised, registered and regulated.

professional

adjective Pertaining to a profession noun One who practices a profession, see there. See Behavioral health professional, Health care professional, Mental health professional.

professional

1. pertaining to one's profession or occupation.
2. one whose income is derived from the practice of his/her profession.

Patient discussion about professional

Q. please let me know my role as a health care professional in caring for a child with autism. I am a health care professional not a specialist. So consider my situation and please let me know my role as a health care professional in caring for a child with autism.

A. If you can provide good nutrition that would be huge,
higly effective natural nutritionals include:

calcium/magnesium
kelp
cod liver oil
flax seed oil
raw apple cider vinegar

Also, avoid highly processed foods like white sugar, white flour, an high fructose corn syrup.

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