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on the borderline

in an uncertain position between two statuses; undecided. Bill was on the borderline between an A and a B in biology. Jane was on the borderline of joining the navy.
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It's about time hospitals and supermarkets took diabetes and borderline diabetes seriously.
The goal of therapy is to limit or eliminate emotional dis-regulation, a major symptom in individuals with borderline personality disorder, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
Var of civilians and soldiers waiting on the borderline
Borderlines spreads over a vast area of the Welsh Marches, from Oswestry in north Shropshire to Garway in south Herefordshire and from Bromyard in the east to Bishops Castle in the west.
The team surveyed patients admitted to the university's level 1 trauma center in Jackson within 24 hours of a suicide attempt and found no statistical difference in demographics, medical lethality, suicide intent, or problematic alcohol use between 62 patients with borderline features and 28 without them.
This software enhancement to the Spectralis makes the use of OCT immediately accessible to every practice's clinical comfort zone, clearly indicating if the rim of the optic nerve head is normal, borderline, or outside of normal limits.
With photos) BEIRUT, Nov 7 (KUNA) -- Lebanese caretaker Minister of Defense Fayez Ghosn said Thursday his country cannot stand idle at the issue of Israel spying activities along the borderline.
But in an odd reversal, many mental health clinicians are trying to transform one certified mental illness, borderline personality disorder, into a label for needy, manipulative people who don't need treatment, a sociologist reported August 11.
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a personality disorder marked by impulsivity and instability; stable interpersonal relationships and self-imagery are particularly difficult for sufferers to cultivate.
Imphal: All major political parties and various social organisations on Saturday demanded immediate halt of the ongoing construction of fencing along the Indo-Myanmar border in northeastern Indian state Manipur until a proper re-survey of the borderline is done.
The Guardian newspaper reported on Saturday that Observer writer Ed Vulliamy has won the Ryszard Kapuscinski award 2013 for his title Amexica: War Along the Borderline, a work about the unfolding drug war on the US-Mexican border.
We consider figures at spherical map as such figures which print at the rubber film, then so long as we cut a hole inside any figure, and the hole contacts not any borderline of the figure, afterwards exert tensions round the hole, so the rubber film expands gradually until unfold the whole spherical surface into a plane, thereupon the spherical map has been turned to a planar map.
Borderline personality disorder and the conversational model; a clinician's manual.
This background paper was to define the North-South and international borderline of Southern Sudan and to provide as well detailed cartographical and mapping references for the Southern Sudan borderlines.