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  1. List of paraphrases:

    prevent, prevention, avoid, avoiding, impeding, preventive, averting, forestall, hindering

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  1. Ruth Lynfield:

    HPV vaccine needs to be given prior to exposure to these viruses in order to be effective in preventing infections with these viruses, and there is also a good immune response to the vaccine in early adolescence, it is fine if it is given many years before a person becomes sexually active.

  2. Jeremy Farrar:

    Few global events match epidemics and pandemics in potential to disrupt human security and inflict loss of life and economic and social damage, yet for many decades, the world has invested far less in preventing, preparing for and responding to these threats than in comparable risks to international and financial security.

  3. Christopher Dye:

    The number of confirmed cases in China by day 50 (February 19) of the epidemic, was around 30,000, our analysis suggests that without the Wuhan travel ban and the national emergency response there would have been more than 700,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases outside of Wuhan by that date. Chinas control measures appear to have worked by successfully breaking the chain of transmission -- preventing contact between infectious and susceptible people.

  4. Francis Ambroise:

    The company has supply contracts preventing sellers from sourcing their maize from the forest or any other protected area, we work with (environmental group) Fanamby to control our suppliers, respect the contracts' clauses and to ensure the traceability of our maize supply ... using maize from protected areas would be against what we consider to be our society responsibility.

  5. Steve Maraboli:

    Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.

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