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treatment

noun adjustment, analysis, arrangement, consideration, cure, design, examination, execution, investigation, management, modification, process, processing, study, technique, therapy, transaction, way
Associated concepts: inhuman treatment, medical treatment
See also: aid, analysis, course, design, expedient, management, pandect, practice, procedure, process, relief, usage

treatment

in environmental law relating to waste, the physical, thermal, chemical or biological processes, including sorting, that change the characteristics of waste in order to reduce its volume, reduce its hazardous nature, facilitate its handling, or enhance its recoverability.
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Aqil Farooqi and NDF Chief Shahid sensitized the participants on the importance of preventive treatment.
In conclusion, it appears that TCM preventive treatment for diseases may be beneficial for maintaining the health, with far reaching consequences and opportunities for future research.
Talking to Gulf News, Dr Manal Taryam, CEO of Noor Dubai Foundation, said: "We have been able to reach six million people so far in different countries, who we helped get treatment, medication for diseases and also preventive treatment.
The services include preventive treatment against common diseases such as diabetes, bone complaints, psychological problems and rehabilitation for the aged in addition to educating their relatives on matters such as food, medicines and the first aid needed by the old.
People with diabetes who have had recent contact with a TB patient are prime candidates for preventive treatment.
25 in the Lancet, the study found that in 2007, an estimated 23 million pregnancies were unprotected by insecticide-treated nets, and 19 million pregnant women failed to receive intermittent preventive treatment.
This agreement includes targeted interventions against tuberculosis, including intensified preventive treatment, in addition to interventions against HIV, including antiretroviral treatment and advice.
4 million cases of tuberculosis; and 240 million patients have received preventive treatment for lymphatic filariasis.
Funded by the Gates Foundation, three of the ten papers report on the perceived acceptability of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in infants in Tanzania, the perceived safety of IPT during pregnancy among Tanzanian healthcare workers and their clients, and the challenges to implementing IPT during pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa.
Finlay Institute sent a team to dispense two doses of the nosode (7 to 9 days apart) as preventive treatment to all the inhabitants, about 2.
If the research is successful it could lead to non-invasive testing for heart disease predisposition and allow for preventive treatment.
As part of its efforts to create a healthier society, the Ministry wishes to make preventive treatment a way of life amongst Emiratis and all residents in the country.