crippling


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to crippling: crippling load
References in periodicals archive ?
He also urged the citizens, particularly parents to come forward and play their role for the elimination of the crippling disease from the society.
The participants of the meeting were unanimous that it is responsibility of each and every citizen to work together for eradication of the crippling disease, which has already played havoc with our children.
But the surveys are the simplest way to obtain crippling data, Richkus said, and because they're conducted regularly, comparisons can be easily drawn up.
In scripture indebted Egyptians, Canaanites, and Hebrews sold themselves into servitude to keep from starving while crippling debt shackled medieval serfs and 19th-century sharecroppers to their masters' lands and imprisoned the urban poor in workhouses.
Their goal: to treat spina bifida, a crippling spinal defect, by stitching muscle and skin over the unprotected section of the fetus's spinal cord.
Aseefa Bhutto Zardari has said that the fight against Polio will continue unabated till this crippling disease is wiped out from Pakistan and no child lives in a fear of being crippled for life due to this disease.
Fehmida Mirza, Speaker National Assembly on Monday urged people from all segments of society to enthusiastically participate in the polio campaign to save children from the crippling disease.
Our founding mission of providing charity care for children with crippling conditions is even more important today than it was when Dr.
QUETTA, December 27, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Three- day anti polio campaign was launched in Balochistan to combat the crippling disease here on Monday.
Police arrested Larsen on May 13 on suspicion of soliciting the murder of former business associate Gerald Winkler and the crippling of former North Hills store manager Mike Simon after a meeting with an undercover officer at a North Hollywood restaurant, said Deputy District Attorney Larry Diamond.
Located in the heart of Los Angeles, Orthopaedic Hospital is a recognized world leader in patient care, teaching and research in orthopaedic medicine, resulting in an improved quality of life for children and adults with crippling disorders.
ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Dr Fehmida Mirza, Speaker National Assembly has urged people from all segments of society to enthusiastically participate in the Polio Eradication Plan (PEP) to save children from the crippling disease.