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gnaw (at) (someone's) vitals

To greatly or deeply trouble someone; to affect in someone an intense feeling of anguish or despair. Seeing the suffering of so many people overseas gnawed at her vitals day and night, so she decided to join the Red Cross so she could finally help in some way.
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On the patient's next follow up visit on 31st July 2017, her vitals were stable and her investigations were reviewed.
Geagea vowed that the Lebanese Forces would mobilize, especially in the Cabinet and the Parliament, to push for the endorsement of policies supporting the vital sectors.
Saj Jetha, an economist and alumnus of the London School of Economics, (https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/management/2019/01/28/3-ways-to-work-smarter/) argues in a recent blog posting that knowing "the vitals" of the organization that employs you is a crucial way to work smarter.
Internet brands company WebMD revealed on Wednesday the completion of the acquisition of Vitals Consumer Services Division from MDx Medical Inc, headquartered in Lyndhurst, N.J.
"Begum Kulsoom's vitals are stable but she is still on life support and sedated," the former premier's son told media.
'Begum Kulsoom's vitals are stable but she is still on life support and sedated,' the former premier's son told a private Tv news channel.
The flow cell sensors will detect sudden drops in vitals in ICU patients through an algorithm that measures these vitals constantly and it can be read by a nurse on the monitor at a glance.
Flow cell sensors by Admetsys will detect sudden drops in vitals in ICU patients through an algorithm that measures these vitals constantly and it can be read by a nurse on the monitor at a glance.
7 (ANI): Doctors here on Saturday visited YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) MPs, who have been staging a hunger strike over their demand of special status to Andhra Pradesh, and said their vitals are normal and no medical intervention is required.
The company launched a number of new products during 2017, which included NESTLE MILO Concentrate, NESTLE DOCELLO Creme Brule, NESTLE DOCELLO Panna Cotta, NESTLE NESVITA MOVE+, NESTLE BUNYAD CHOCO, NESTLE FRUITA VITALS Exotic Mixes, NESTLE PURE LIFE 330ml, NESCAFE Classic Sachet and NESTLE NESVITA YOGURT.
Tarroza later posted on social media that Granada's vitals had stabilized, but she remains in a coma.
Part of the initiative is Android vitals, which was first introduced at Google I/O 2017.
13 October 2017 - New Jersey, US-based health care solutions provider Vitals has merged with California, US-based online patient community MedHelp to create digital health property Vitals Consumer Services, combining Vitals consumer websites and MedHelp, the company said.
- US-based healthcare shopping solutions specialist Vitals has received HITRUST CSF Certification for securing and protecting sensitive health care data, the company said.
Two main themes of Android O will include Fluid Experiences and Vitals. These aspects will describe key components of what Google hopes to achieve with Android O.