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to prohibit from occurring by advance planning or action

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The neck plays a significant role in football and acts as a shock absorber to prevent injury.
In addition, the backboards contain holes to let water out to prevent the accumulation of dew.
The number of cases that must be detected by microbiologic screening to prevent 1 secondary case was most affected by varying the number of contacts per patient and the secondary attack rate (Figure).
Liquids, emulsions, and/or their dispersants are potential foods for biological activity; therefore, treat stored chemicals with the recommended level of biocide to prevent bioactivity.
As part of its campaign, IHI is hoping to get 2,000 hospitals to commit to enact at least one of six steps it believes will prevent patient deaths.
Placing a super-adaptive layer will help prevent any voids or air pockets in the restoration.
Every day about 1,800 babies are born with HIV, mostly to women who have no treatment options either for themselves or to prevent the infection of their child.
This type of support was capable of holding an axial force, a transverse force (shear force) and a couple (bending moment) to prevent rotation.
Over the past 20 years sports scientists have conducted research to see if regular stretching really does prevent injury.
Keeping those systems functioning will also help maintain communications with residents and prevent break-ins and other criminal acts from occurring.
Without question, latex male condoms are the best method available to prevent the transmission of STDs.
It doesn't mention that vitamin E has tailed to prevent heart disease in several major trials.
It also it important to keep residents dry to prevent miliaria, especially in a warm, humid climate where they might perspire excessively.
Though school counselors are ethically obligated to respond to and work to prevent imminent school violence, they are also required to consider the welfare of potentially violent students.
Nerve damage can prevent the bladder from emptying completely, allowing bacteria to grow in the bladder and kidneys and causing urinary tract infections.