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Can you name the Math and Science Initialisms I?

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ADDcauses trouble sitting still or causes difficulty getting or staying focused on a task
AHAorganization promoting cardiac health
AMAthe largest professional group of doctors in the US
BMIa number calculated from a person's weight and height
BTUthe amount of heat needed to raise one pound of water at maximum density
through one degree Fahrenheit, equivalent to 1.055 × 103 joules
CGSa variant of the metric system in which all mechanical
units are unambiguously derived from three base units
CNAhelps patients or clients with healthcare needs with supervision
CRTa type of analog display device
DDSdentist
EMSout-of-hospital acute medical care and transport to definitive care
GMTglobal time standard
HDTVprovides a substantially higher resolution
HGHdescribed by some as the key to slowing the aging process
HMOprovides or arranges managed care
ICUspecialized section of a hospital that provides comprehensive
and continuous care for persons who are critically ill
LCDsmallest whole number that is divisible by each of two or more denominators
LCMsmallest whole number number that is a multiple of two or more numbers
LPNcares for people who are sick, injured, convalescent, or
disabled under the direction of registered nurses and physicians
MRIa test that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy
to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body
NTP0o and 760 mm of mercury
OCDthe need to check things repeatedly, or have certain
thoughts or perform routines and rituals over and over
PMShas a wide variety of symptoms, including mood swings, tender
breasts, food cravings, fatigue, irritability and depression
RDAthe average daily dietary intake level that is sufficient to meet the nutrient
requirements of nearly all (approximately 98 percent) healthy individuals
RSIinjuries caused by repeated motions performed in the course of normal work or daily activities
STDdisease that is spread by having sex with someone who is infected
UHFthe ITU designation for radio frequencies in the range between 300 MHz and 3 GHz
VHFthe ITU designation for the range of radio frequency electromagnetic waves from 30 MHz to 300 MHz

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