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RAW

Abbreviation for resistance, airway.

raw

Drug slang
noun A regional term for crack cocaine.

Nutrition adjective
Not cooked, bloody.

Vox populi
adjective Unseasoned, inexperienced.

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Q. Is raw vegan diet good for health? If not, why? Hi I am fond of raw vegan diet. Is raw vegan diet good for health? If not, why?

A. Undoubtedly raw vegan diet promises light weight and healthy bones. Interestingly, individuals’ consuming raw vegan diet has had a low bone mass. People who consumed raw vegan diet have a low body fat, lighter bones, higher levels of vitamin D and reduced levels of inflammatory makers. The underlying risk is that they are more prone to osteoporosis and osteopenia (severe bone loss).

Q. My friends guide me and say that it is not good to eat rice raw. I like eating raw rice a lot. I cannot stop eating. My friends guide me and say that it is not good to eat rice raw. They don’t have the reason to explain, when I ask. Can anyone explain?

A. See, Raw Rice eating is children’s habit. But it’s not unhealthy, at all. The rice swells in your stomach. If you eat in large amount, it may lead to discomfort. May be your stomach filled with raw rice had swollen and it may burst your stomach and it had happened to many. If you love so much better soak it in water, properly cook and have it. One thing is worth saying that, almost all raw food gives good nutrition and so the raw rice.

Q. How can I catch Salmonella? Yesterday I ate a mousse which was made from raw eggs. Could I have caught Salmonella?

A. Salmonella infections usually resolve in 5-7 days and often do not require treatment unless the patient becomes severely dehydrated or the infection spreads from the intestines. Persons with severe diarrhea may require rehydration, often with intravenous fluids (IV). Antibiotics are not usually necessary unless the infection spreads from the intestines.

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After rising for a good part of the 2000's, raw material prices had been flat.
As a result of these container hurdles the delivery of consignment from Karachi to Peshawar taking 6 to 10 days while the delaying tactics of port authorities also adding to the problem, said a leading importer who expressed his resentment over what he called the irresponsible behavior of the officials adding to the congestion problem as the raw material imported for the process is not being cleared by customs authorities on different pretexts.
In the third quarter, however, net profit surged by 31.6 percent year-on-year to P1.23 billion with the softening of some raw material prices, improved production efficiencies and favorable supply-demand environment for hog meat and chicken.
The domestically available iron ore's quality doesn't conform to the PSM requirement and it can be utilized after blending with imported raw material.
WTO UAE Office organizes meeting with major raw material exporters at Geneva
"The two main reasons for this are the increasing raw material prices following on from the high oil prices and a shortage of raw materials in Europe."