A geographical area of the United States with no definite boundaries but comprising northeastern Alabama, northwestern Georgia, northwestern South Carolina, western North Carolina, eastern Kentucky, eastern Tennessee, western Virginia, West Virginia, western Maryland, southwestern Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, and southern New York.
The methyl homolog of parathion. An effective, but highly toxic, organothiophosphate insecticide and cholinesterase inhibitor.
An ethnic group with shared religious beliefs. Originating in Switzerland in the late 1600s, and first migrating to the mid-Atlantic, they now live throughout Eastern and Mid-Western United States and elsewhere. Communities are usually close-knit and marriage is within the community.
The fleshy or dry ripened ovary of a plant, enclosing the seed or seeds.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Critical analyses of books or other monographic works.
A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.
Penal institutions, or places of confinement for war prisoners.
Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.
Any violation of established legal or moral codes in respect to sexual behavior.
Sudden onset water phenomena with different speed of occurrence. These include flash floods, seasonal river floods, and coastal floods, associated with CYCLONIC STORMS; TIDALWAVES; and storm surges.
Health insurance to provide full or partial coverage for long-term home care services or for long-term nursing care provided in a residential facility such as a nursing home.
Frozen water crystals that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Coverage by contract whereby one part indemnifies or guarantees another against loss by a specified contingency.
Individuals or groups with no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Those falling into this category usually comprise three primary groups: the medically indigent (MEDICAL INDIGENCY); those whose clinical condition makes them medically uninsurable; and the working uninsured.