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Thu May 5

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Retrograde replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 10:41 PM

Re: Cancer Treatments' Possible Side Effects

This sounds like some good news so far.

Best wishes for your continued lack of events!

Wed May 4

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Retrograde replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:03 AM

Re: Interesting but depressing...

I'm hoping to see more studies of people who lose more gradually, in less extreme ways, and if they show the same changes in metabolism and leptin, etc.

Yes, I'd be interested in such a study too. I do wonder if the extreme measures [more]

Sun Apr 17

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Retrograde replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 1:12 AM

Re: Phrases I am sick of hearing

"Effect" used as a verb.

"She is effecting change in the organization."

"This is effecting the bottom line."

Sat Apr 16

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Retrograde replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:12 PM

Re: Poll: Choose my next car

I'm sure you're a very considerate driver, though.

Polls show that a vast majority (>80%) of people rate themselves as good drivers. They also rate more than 80% of other drivers as below average.

Sat Apr 9

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Retrograde replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:27 AM

Re: Pretty Healthy...

Two things:

1. someone can have protein in the urine due to working out. This happened a lot to me during my competitive training years.

2. hidden in the midst of your post:

I've lost 30 lbs since the first of the [more]

Fri Mar 25

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Retrograde replied to the An Open Letter board. 3:44 AM

Re: An Open Letter

The hospice I worked with always understood that it wasn't just the patient who was experiencing stress and pain. They always spent time making sure the family was understanding and felt supported. Far from what happened and very [more]

Fri Mar 18

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Retrograde replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:39 AM

Re: "Free" yearly physical - HRA question

I don't have any advice about HRAs but am wondering why your blood tests for your annual exam were not completely covered? If they are considered "preventative" then they should have been 100% covered under ACA regardless of [more]

Thu Mar 10

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Retrograde replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:56 PM

Re: Talc and Ovarian Cancer

Paul, a substance doesn't need to come into direct contact with an organ to cause problems. So the talc may not have gotten "all the way up there". If you use talc or other substances near a mucous membrane, then the substance can get into [more]

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Retrograde replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:50 PM

Re: Home BP Machine?

I have the same experience as Gina & Paul. I've had an Omron auto machine for close to 10 years. Got it at a large WalMart. It has worked well for me.

A family member has a different model that requires you to use a stethoscope -- mine [more]

Tue Mar 8

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Retrograde replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:49 AM

Re: Hey, I'm just saying...

(And in 7 1/2 years he hasn't felt the need to reassure us about the size of his body parts once! How comforting.)

Well, he does seem to talk about the size of certain body part(s)...

"I am genuinely somebody who [more]

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