Preventing Preventive

Prevention

Meanings and phrases

prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of preventing; bar

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services; located in Atlanta; investigates and diagnoses and tries to control or prevent diseases (especially new and unusual diseases); CDC

Centre for International Crime Prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the United Nations office responsible for crime prevention and criminal justice and law reform; United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the United Nations office responsible for crime prevention and criminal justice and law reform; Centre for International Crime Prevention

United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an agency of the United Nations that promotes drug control and crime prevention; DCCP

birth prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. limiting the number of children born; birth control; family planning

crime prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Government also gathers PII for crime prevention and national security purposes.
  • He also worked as a crime prevention specialist with the Pinellas County Urban League.
  • It has also promoted co-operation on democratisation and cross-border crime prevention.

prevention programs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He pledged to promote the social awareness for the disaster prevention programs.
  • Programs such as drowning awareness and prevention programs earn such recognitions.
  • It also aims to development and implement fall prevention programs that address the needs of older adults.

prevention and treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One heart for peace was created to organize and fund a program of prevention and treatment for children.
  • A 2013 systematic review concluded that acupuncture might be beneficial in prevention and treatment of PONV.
  • Under Clinton's leadership, federal funding for HIV/AIDS research, prevention and treatment more than doubled.

suicide prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Marshall instead donated the money to the suicide prevention Black Dog Institute.
  • Coping planning is designed to contribute to suicide prevention in a number of ways.
  • The report also stated that anti-bullying and suicide prevention procedures at the prison were weak.

disease prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At high school Finch was interested in disease prevention.
  • Resistance is largely due to agricultural use, in much greater quantities than required for disease prevention.
  • The target of research at the university are early diagnostics and therapy, disease prevention and active ageing.

fire prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Cayman Islands Fire Service provides fire prevention, fire fighting and rescue.
  • The doors were meant to aid in fire prevention in case neighboring buildings caught fire.
  • It was re-opened, with a reduced capacity and additional fire prevention measures, during the early 1980s.

bullying prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In March 2016, Planet Fitness partnered with STOMP Out Bullying, a national organization dedicated to bullying prevention, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America to launch the company’s national philanthropic initiative, The Judgement Free Generation.
  • The Center for Schools and Communities works in with the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime & Delinquency and the Pennsylvania Department of Education to assist schools and communities as they research, select and implement bullying prevention programs and initiatives.
  • The Center for Schools and Communities works in partnership with the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime & Delinquency and the Pennsylvania Department of Education to assist schools and communities as they research, select and implement bullying prevention programs and initiatives.

violence prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The box includes a violence prevention module as well as a one-meter fiberglass replica of the Knotted Gun.
  • It holds violence prevention and nonviolence education programs for schools and sports clubs around the world.
  • Since February 2018, 67 new pieces of gun violence prevention legislation have been passed in 26 states across the country.

cancer prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mutational signatures have shown their applicability in cancer treatment and cancer prevention.
  • DHEA supplements have been promoted for their claimed cancer prevention properties, but there is no scientific evidence to support these claims.
  • Jordan was the first to discover the breast cancer prevention properties of tamoxifen and the scientific principles for adjuvant therapy with antihormones.

treatment and prevention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They have also been explored in the treatment and prevention of prostate cancer.
  • Antibiotic medications are widely used in the treatment and prevention of such infections.
  • In addition to these endeavors with dental caries, Mühlemann devoted himself as early as the 1960s to the treatment and prevention of periodontitis.
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