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adj belonging to an individual; limited to the person; having the nature of the qualities of humans or of movable property.
personal representative,
n a person designated to make health care decisions on another person's behalf. See also guardian.
personal supervision,
n the supervision necessary for certain procedures in which the dental professional, while personally giving treatment to a patient, requires the dental staff to perform a supplementary or supportive procedure simultaneously.

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Q. Do you personally know anyone that's autistic? Right, I agree 1 in 150 is diagnosed with autism. Do you personally know anyone that's autistic?

A. Yes as per the latest statistics in U.S it is 1 out of 150 of kids born has autism. I know 5 kids, all friends of family; all moms were on fertility drugs to get pg. Very sad. Two of the kids are twins and besides being autistic they have cerebral palsy.

Q. Alcoholism becomes a habit in person? How does alcoholism becomes a habit in person?

A. If you think about alcohol all the time and you need it to feel good then it's a problem. If it's just a rare but pleasant action then there is no big disaster.
It may be a problem if the alcohol being the cause of depending (physical or corporial it is not just the same!)

Q. How can persons with autism learn best? The person with autism can’t concentrate on studies? How can persons with autism learn best?

A. Where have you read such a misguiding message? No one can say that the person with autism can’t concentrate on studies. They can be trained through specially-trained teachers, using specially structured programs that emphasize individual instruction; persons with autism can learn to function at home and in the community. Some can lead nearly normal lives.

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Produced under the personal supervision of Lloyd Webber, the production C winner of Best Musical in both Broadway's Tony Awards and London's Olivier Awards --was restaged for video and recorded with a specially augmented 76-piece orchestra.
Police arrested more than 800 illegal expatriates living in the south of the capital under the personal supervision of the Riyadh governor last month.
He added that it was crucial for various ministries to respond to these complaints under the personal supervision of the minister.
No matter how intensely Ankara argues that politics is business as usual -- "normal" -- in Turkey, there is no longer any confidence in policies designed and conducted under the strict personal supervision of Erdoy-an.
His Excellency said that this significant success comes as a result of His Highness Shaikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Khalifa, HM the King's Personal Representative and Head of the Supreme Organising Committee of the Bahrain International Airshow, whose personal supervision of and close involvement in all stages of the planning and execution of the show has been instrumental.
The University has laid special focus on expanding its infrastructural network in every nook and corner of the country during the last three years, under the personal supervision of its Vice Chancellor Prof.
It is the first bloc to take such initiative and supervise personal supervision on its members", he added.
The children are currently in a secure location under the personal supervision of Major General Shaikh Taleb Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Commander-in-Chief of the Ras Al Khaimah Police.
The Public Prosecution has immediately launched a comprehensive investigation into the case under Madi's personal supervision, the NNA added.
According to Dosa, the investigation committee would operate under his personal supervision.
Before taking over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) at Air Headquarters on January 1, 2011, he was the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Western Air Command, under whose command and personal supervision, the first ever landing of an AN-32 (fixed wing aircraft) took place at Nyoma, advance Landing Ground (ALG), located at an altitude of 13,300 feet on September 18, 2009.
Hartnup devised an "improved" bi-metal balance spring that resulted in a "more accurate reading" for setting longitude, an improvement that also brought praise from the Astronomer Royal, who sent an assistant to Liverpool to be taught under the personal supervision of Hartnup.