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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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In addition to helping you exercise correctly for your particular needs, an OT specializing in hand therapy is an expert at providing education on joint protection and recommending assistive devices that make your daily tasks and desired physical activities easier.
It is the result of a comprehensive research program that inspected more than 12,000 botanical sources in search of the optimal properties for joint protection. (13)
Egypt, Cyprus, and Greece signed the Cairo Declaration in 2014, which outlined a number of points of cooperation in political, economic, and security affairs, particularly on the joint protection of Cyprus's sovereignty as Turkey searches for natural gas in Cyprus maritime boarders.
In fact, heat-shrink sleeves are the preferred technology for girth-weld field joint protection of oil, gas, water, and pre-insulated pipelines, according to Shugg.
The Army supplements joint protection tasks with two additional internally focused ones: employing safety techniques and conducting law and order operations.
Minister of Welfare and Social Security has asserted the commitment of the Sudan's governments at its highest levels on the protection of the children in the conflicts areas, adding that the signing of the plan would enhance the joint protection with the concerned ministries, appreciating role of the UN , particularly the UNICEF for supporting the plan.
During fiscal year 2015, the AFRICOM joint protection team moved the Military Police Regiment forward through a deliberate focus on military police STRATPLAN objectives 2.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.4, 5.3, and 5.5.
FEDnet saved 60 million dirhams through reducing the cost of the total contracts by 23 million and creating a joint protection system against service interruptions for all governmental entities which saved 18 million Dirhams.
The most important interventions in occupational therapy for RA are training of skills, counseling, education about joint protection, prescription of assistive devices, and the provision of splints.
"The study confirmed that both products are efficient for the treatment of osteoarthritis symptoms, although only chondroitin sulfate has the additional advantage of exerting a joint protection effect and a better safety profile," declared Professor Pelletier.
Secondary prevention consists of preventing worsening of the condition, losing weight, regular exercise and joint protection.

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