food-borne disease

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food-borne disease

[¦füd ¦bȯrn di′zēz]
(medicine)
Any disease transmitted by contaminated foods.
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FBD said it has maintained its underwriting and pricing discipline despite strong competition, while weather in the year-to-date has been stable with no significant events taking place.
"It's FBD league in January, I don't think many people will remember it after today but we are meeting them on March 16 so that will be a better story of where both teams are."
History data were obtained by use of questionnaires with yes/no answers on MC regularity, PMS, giving birth and number of births, existence of discomfort in the breasts in the previous six months (tension, pain, discharge, nodularity), use of birth control therapy, FBD in the family, consumption of coffee and cigarettes, as well as healthy hygienic-diet regimen.
The decline in FBD is not as great in teen girls, African American youth, and youth from low socioeconomic backgrounds, so those groups deserve close attention by researchers and clinicians, they said.
Against that testing background, a first FBD league final win in seven years would be welcome though Walsh is more interested in the Allianz league.
The total consideration, which shall be receivable in cash by FBD on completion of the proposed transaction, is EUR 48.5m (USD 56.19m).
* Assembling, appraising and reporting on the current and the projected, as well as the averted burden of FBD estimates
Lack of intensive FBD surveillance often hampers measuring the magnitude of impacts of FBD on public health, which is particularly true in developing countries.
Several different approaches to formalize PLC programs have been presented in (Bani Younis & Frey, 2003), but a few works have been performed for FBD programs.
"The basic component parts of the conveyor system are fabricated by the Pega and the FBD because of the close tolerances required.
With the FBD League only getting underway this weekend, Mayo haven't been exposed to the new rules in a competitive setting as yet.
took a look at Monitoring the Future data to see how age, period, and cohort effects might alter FBD patterns among teens.