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tolerate

(tŏl′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. toler·ated, toler·ating, toler·ates
Medicine To have tolerance for (a substance or pathogen).

tol′er·a′tive adj.
tol′er·a′tor n.

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Q. When will I have the Glucose Tolerance Test? I am pregnant and wanted to know when I need to have the Glucose Tolerance Test and what is the test like.

A. The test is given between week 24 and week 28 of the pregnancy. First you drink glucose, which is very sweet. You can mix it will water to help it go down easier. Then, after an hour you will have a blood test to check your glucose levels.

Q. What Do my Oral Glucose Tolerance Test Results Mean? I had an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test last week. I am 26 weeks pregnant. The results I got are 132 mg/dL. What does this mean?

A. If your blood glucose level was greater than 130 mg/dL, your provider will likely recommend you take another diabetes screening test that requires you to fast (not eat anything) before the test. During this second test, called the 100-gram oral glucose tolerance test, your blood glucose level will be tested four times during a three-hour period after drinking the cola-like drink. If two out of the four blood tests are abnormal, you are considered to have gestational diabetes.

Q. I want to know the types of therapy to treat Bipolar Disorder. My aunty is suffering from Bipolar disorder. I couldn’t tolerate her suffering. So I want to know the types of therapy to treat this?

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Amphibious fluctuation tolerators - emergent (ATe) species can survive in saturated soil or shallow water but most of the plant must be above water (Casanova 2011).
In prudential (non-moral) reasons, the self-interest of the tolerator is the only reason to tolerate.
Women made up 78 percent of shopaholics, while shopaphobes (61 percent) and tolerators were mostly men (65 percent).
Stress tolerators are slow-growing, long-lived plants that are very conservative of resources.
Tolerators of sodomy have learned well from their brothers, the tolerators of prenatal infanticide.
By contrast, toleration as a modus vivendi is merely a practice accepted by the tolerators from a self-interested point of view.
We believe that the dominance of shade tolerators in the Amazonian caatingas reflects, in part, a long history without major disturbance: there is little likelihood of fire because the forest is waterlogged for much of the year, and the region is tectonically stable and unaffected by hurricanes (Coomes and Grubb 1996).