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Sentences with the noun Abstinence

3 examples:

Join me in Olympic Heros for Abstinence. The best sex is no sex.
(Kurt Angle)

While the results were pleasing, he said he would struggle in future, opting for moderation over abstinence.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A new study suggests a newly identified neural target is key in contributing to cocaine cravings following a period of abstinence.
(UPI - Health News, )

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42 examples:

The church teaches abstinence before marriage.

Abstinence is the best medicine.
(Asian-Indian proverb)

Abstinence and fasting cure many a complaint.
(Danish proverb)

Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
(Saint Augustine)

Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason.
(Robert South)

Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards.
(Ali ibn Abi Talib)

To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
(Saint Augustine)

Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
(Samuel Johnson)

Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.

The few bad poems which occasionally are created during abstinence are of no great interest.
(Wilhelm Reich)

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.
(William Temple)

'Sext abstinence education' is about as effective as telling people not to have sex before marriage.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Liberia called on Ebola survivors to observe a period of sexual abstinence after recovering from the disease.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

TV presenter Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose after relapsing from a period of abstinence, a coroner rules.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

One of the major challenges of cocaine addiction is the high rate of relapse after periods of withdrawal and abstinence.
(Science Daily - News, )

Having completed the so-called no-pop challenge, 11-year-old Jonathan Sarisky was recently rewarded with $500 for his sugar drink abstinence.
(UPI - Health News, )

Findings show that smoking status influenced the rate and level of neurocognitive recovery during eight months of abstinence in the ALC group.
(Science Daily - News, )

Increased spirituality in teens undergoing substance abuse treatment is associated with greater likelihood of abstinence, U.S. researchers say.
(UPI - Health News, )

A new study indicates that variations in opioid receptor genes are associated with more severe neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) in newborn babies.
(Science Daily - News, )

Christmas is a time of excess, unless it involves Aston Villa and Sunderland who maintained their season-long abstinence in front of goal at Villa Park.
(The Independent - Football, )

Teaching abstinence is all very well, but if we really want to reduce the number of unwanted pregnancies we will make contraception available in schools.
(Forbes - Education, )

New findings indicate that chronic cigarette use continues to impact the brain systems regulating postural stability even during abstinence from alcohol.
(Science Daily - News, )

The findings show that patients carrying these genetic variants have longer periods of abstinence during the first three months of acamprosate treatment.
(Science Daily - News, )

A growing wing of addiction treatment rejects the Alcoholics Anonymous model of strict abstinence as the sole form of recovery for alcohol and drug users.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Dry July and other charity-themed months are evolving into observations of abstinence and fasting for personal wellbeing rather than the betterment of society.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Combining nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) with varenicline has been a suggested treatment to improve smoking abstinence, but its effectiveness is uncertain.
(Science Daily - News, )

Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), a drug withdrawal syndrome in infants following birth, has historically been associated with illicit drug use among pregnant women.
(Science Daily - News, )

School officials have declared an outbreak of chlamydia at a high school in Crane County, Texas, where the only sex-ed course is legally required to emphasize abstinence.
(Fox News - Health, )

Bristol Palin, who launched an abstinence campaign after giving birth as an unwed teenage mother, announced Thursday she is pregnant with her second child out-of-wedlock.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

After 13.5 months of abstinence, women who were previously dependant on stimulants had less grey matter volume in their brains, experts at the University of Colorado found.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

While computational abstinence may be the purest way to calculate challenging reaction mechanisms, taking prophylactic measures to avoid regrettable outcomes may be more realistic.
(Nature Chemistry, )

Littleton Town Hall Arts Center's version of the musical inspired by Wedekind's 1891 play suggests parallels between that era of German repression and latter-day abstinence campaigns.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

A new Reddit thread asking users to submit the most unusual baby names they've seen has attracted 18,000 comments in 24 hours, with contributions including Obamaniqua, Abstinence and Like.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Dave Ramsey won’t even let customers pay for his products using credit cards, and his large following is adamant about the destructive powers of credit and the virtues of debt abstinence.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Combining the smoking cessation medication varenicline with nicotine replacement therapy was more effective than varenicline alone at achieving tobacco abstinence at 6 months, according to a study.
(Science Daily - News, )

Innovative alcohol abuse treatment programs in Amsterdam and Vancouver are abandoning the idea of abstinence, instead letting chronic alcoholics have a few drinks to help them control and regulate their habit.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Refraining from ejaculation for 1 day results in significantly lower sperm volume (24% reduction), sperm density (28% reduction) and total sperm count (3.2% reduction) than 4 days of abstinence, new research shows.
(Nature Reviews Urology, )

Gancarz et al. identify Activin-receptor signaling—including the downstream transcription factor Smad3—as an intracellular signaling pathway that is regulated in the nucleus accumbens following abstinence from cocaine.
(Nature Neuroscience, )

A randomized controlled trial of four financial-incentive programmes for smoking cessation finds that reward-based schemes lead to sustained abstinence, but low public acceptability of such schemes threatens their adoption.
(Nature, )

Increased spirituality in teens undergoing substance abuse treatment is associated with greater likelihood of abstinence (as measured by toxicology screens), increased positive social behaviors, and reduced narcissism, according to a study.
(Science Daily - News, )

In a recent study, researchers also found that alcohol is linked to gastroschisis, a birth defect of the baby's abdominal wall. "Preconception programs focused on alcohol abstinence may help to reverse the increasing incidence of this birth defect worldwide," said one researcher.
(Science Daily - News, )

So unless you decide to follow my personal path—Facebook abstinence (the only method proven scientifically effective in 100% of cases)—I hereby offer the only slightly less certain way to avoid being haunted in the future by your social media past: Don’t “say” stupid online.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

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