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destroy completely, as if down to the roots

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They stressed that maintaining a low number of polio cases costs more in terms of human suffering and money as compared to eradicating polio.
The Newhall Land and Farming Company has rented the grazing herd as an environmentally sensitive way of eradicating non-native grasses before they grow and dry into a fire threat.
Finally, a new approach to eradicating indoors contaminants could significantly reduce the nation's asthma rate, which has increased by 300 percent in the last 20 years.
As I see it, between the threat of deliberate release and the problems inherent in eradicating polio, the arguments for trying to wipe polio off the earth rapidly dissolve.
As I see it, between the threat of deliberate release and the problems inherent in eradicating polio itself, the arguments in favor of trying to wipe polio off the earth rapidly dissolve.
Just at the time that we've finally started to convince people that this bug causes gastric cancer, this doubt is stopping us from going on and aggressively eradicating this disease.
NEW YORK -- HealthiNation, an emerging digital health education network, and The SHADE Foundation of America, a non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating skin cancer through the education and promotion of sun safety, today announced the unveiling of a new, short-format "Skin Self-Exam" DVD video showing consumers how to conduct self skin exams as part of a national skin cancer awareness campaign.
She, however, said that soon nationwide anti-polio drive would be launched which would help in eradicating the disease on permanent basis.
We are committed to eradicating bovine TB in Wales once and for all.
We're in the business of controlling mosquitoes, not eradicating mosquitoes,'' Miladin said.
ATLANTA -- The "test and treat" approach of eradicating Helicobacter pylori infections in all patients with gastro-esophageal reflux disease was at the heart of a number of presentations at the annual Digestive Disease Week.
Such tests would enable physicians to determine the combination of drugs with the highest likelihood of combating a particular patient's infection, thereby sparing the patient the necessity of taking a drug combo for weeks or months that in the end has little chance of eradicating his or her disease.
ca) has shown that its Ceragenin(TM) compound, CSA-13, was over 100 fold more effective in eradicating a methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) biofilm than vancomycin.
He had urged the parents and all other segments of the society to join hands with the government in its efforts of eradicating the poliovirus from the province.
Workers charged with eradicating mosquitoes say the outbreak of the disease so early in the summer raises the stakes.