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an accepted (but deprecated and rarely used) si unit of area equal to 100 square metres, or a former unit of approximately the same extent. symbol: a.


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  • note that the wording differs by individuals’ labor force status. for example, people who are employed at only one job are asked about their job, while those with multiple jobs are asked about their main job. likewise, unemployed individuals who are on layoff are asked about the job from which they are on layoff, and unemployed individuals who previously worked are asked about their last job. bls.gov

  • i am sorry to say, two universal axioms are true for this topic: “you are falling on deaf ears” or “you are singing to the choir”.ether you know or you don’t care there is no middle ground. very nice try though, zombie lovers or zombie haters, prepers are prepers. (we are the chior,by the way) cdc.gov

  • table 8 shows results of the estimation process. the new tiger/acf coding files should be able to code 64.4 percent of all irs addresses in the u.s. about 9 percent are uncodable because they are rural routes, and about 8 percent are uncodable because they are post office boxes. about 1 percent are uncodable because they are missing a house number, 1 percent are uncodable for other reasons, and there are 17 percent that can potentially be coded but are not coded. census.gov

  • the significant structural reforms legislated in 2004 will also entail substantial short-term transition costs to effectiveness as new organizational arrangements are implemented, processes are developed, and outmoded roles and systems are replaced. the really difficult task will be to redesign the processes, so that they are consistent and complementary to the structural changes that are being made. cia.gov

  • cookies are bits of electronic information that a website may transfer to a visitor’s computer to identify specific information about that visitor’s use of that website. session cookies or transient cookies are cookies that are stored in temporary memory and are not retained when the browser is closed. session cookies do not collect information from your computer and typically will store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify you. persistent cookies assign a unique identification to your computer and are typically stored on your computer’s hard drive and are used to help track clicks as you use or access the services. persistent cookies remain on your computer until affirmatively deleted by you. epocrates.com

  • well, that's the way that probiotics are. so that there are some that are used to make foods like cheeses and things like that. they are good for you. they are good for life. but there are some that are even better, and that's what a lot of these companies that are pushing probiotic supplements and are advertising some of their recent findings, they are talking about the superstar probiotics that have been discovered in the laboratory. everydayhealth.com

  • clouds are named according to their shape and height above sea level. cumuliform clouds are heaped and stratiform clouds are layered; and “alto-” means medium-level and “cirro-” high-level. so cumulus clouds are low-level and heaped; stratus clouds are low and layered; and altocumulus are medium-level, heaped clouds. cirris clouds are high and wispy. factmonster.com

  • hormone replacement does carry some risks, so it’s important to discuss them with your doctor. there are prescription medications that are formulated to look the same to your body as your naturally occurring hormones. these are sometimes called “bioidentical hormones.” while these may sound more favorable, they have the same risks as other prescription formulations. healthline.com

  • apprentice programs recruit a relatively diverse group of people: 70% are white, 18% are african-american, 8% are hispanic and 4% are identified as other race. there is substantial variation in diversity across occupations: cnas are the most diverse group of apprentices (28% of cnas are african-american and 14% are hispanic, followed by hhas, who are 24% african-american and 2% hispanic). in contrast, dsss and hsss are the least diverse occupations -- 89% and 79% respectively are white. hhs.gov

  • "there are always a lot of young ones," explained wendy, who was now quite an authority, "because you see when a new baby laughs for the first time a new fairy is born, and as there are always new babies there are always new fairies. they live in nests on the tops of trees; and the mauve ones are boys and the white ones are girls, and the blue ones are just little sillies who are not sure what they are." infoplease.com

  • the library of congress does not verify the accuracy of the accounts described herein by participants in the veterans history project. individual stories are voluntarily submitted to the veterans history project and are placed in the library's permanent collections as received. these histories are the personal recollections and perspectives of participating individuals and are not intended as a substitute for an official record of the federal government or of military service. loc.gov

  • probiotics are good bacteria that are either the same as or very similar to the bacteria that are already in your body. your lower digestive tract alone teems with a complex and diverse community of these bacteria. in fact, there are a greater number of bacteria in your intestines than there are cells in your body. mayoclinic.org

  • there are now five genes "that we are quite certain are involved in [rheumatoid arthritis], and i suspect there are another three to five at least that are involved," gregersen said. "we are talking about gene variants that are fairly common in the population -- variants that are present in 5 percent or more of the population," he said. medicinenet.com

  • pain relievers are medicines that reduce or relieve pain. there are many different pain medicines, and each one has advantages and risks. some are over-the-counter (otc) medicines. others are stronger medicines, which are available by prescription. the most powerful prescription pain relievers are opioids. they are very effective, but people who take them are at risk of addiction and overdose. medlineplus.gov

  • dr. adler: in general, bisphosphonates are the typical drugs used for patients who have an osteoporotic fracture. most of them are available generically now and the prices are not a stumbling block to treatment. so that should not be a problem. there are other good drugs that are more expensive that are used as well in specific cases. but for most people, bisphosphonates are generally the drugs that are used, and there are no financial disincentives to using them. medpagetoday.com

  • primary: these disorders are usually present at birth and are genetic disorders that are usually hereditary. they typically become evident during infancy or childhood. however, some primary immunodeficiency disorders (such as common variable immunodeficiency) are not recognized until adulthood. there are more than 100 primary immunodeficiency disorders. all are relatively rare. merckmanuals.com