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Wed Apr 27

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:01 PM

Re: fish oil supps improve antidepressant benefi

Teri .. safe to pop by now

Bring it Teri....really.

Given the few days gap with the postings while I was on va-cay, I didn't know there was a closet poster with so much worthwhile info to impart and was being suffocated by [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:35 PM

Re: fish oil supps improve antidepressant benefi

pretty much talking to herself at this point isn't she? This board improved 1000% once I greyed her out.

Teri .. safe to pop by now


Can I ask a question here Teri.....did anyone other than yourself notice the [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:32 PM

Re: fish oil supps improve antidepressant benefi

Oh boy. Four--count 'em, four--posts from ignored Vee that I assume are all responding to my suggestion that a supplement might be helpful.....

....But I'm not sufficiently curious to risk taking her off
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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:10 PM

Re: fish oil supps improve antidepressant benefi

Just to say that I hate mice. I really do. I'm all for animal welfare etc. etc.....but I live in a house in the *sort of* country and we have mice invading us all the time.

This is why I know.....and *you* ought to realise.....that any study [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:58 PM

Re: fish oil supps improve antidepressant benefits

(Charles Serhan, who had made the initial discoveries and had organized that conference, at the New York Academy of Sciences, is receiving a major scientific research award later this spring.)

Well, next time he's rapping with you [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:27 PM

Re: Portion Size

I have been looking at the pictures taken by the official photographer as daughter and I finished a 5K "Walk for Education" together.

So vanity is your motivator?? Nothing wrong with that....it's worked for me for, lo, this [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:08 PM

Re: Portion Size

OK, back with my computer with keys that click when I bang on 'em and the ability to do quick cut& pastes and link-dump jobs.

First off, here's my intro....

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Fri Apr 22

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:55 AM

Re: Portion Size

You mentioned swimming. Here's an analogy I'll use. Swimming requires a knowledge base and skill set, right? Swimming is hard if you lack thsee fundamentals ....I know this for a fact because I still suck at swimming decently (30 laps ....3 would [more]

Mon Apr 18

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:30 AM

Re: Wearable fitness trackers

BTW, mazske, I hope you're not pinning any significance to what the device tells you your HR is. Even as an entertaining number to gape at, it's not really accurate enough to draw any conclusions from.

Had an opportunity to demo just this [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Running Fools board. 6:35 AM

Re: Boston 2016

......anyone running today is going to need their sunscreen for sure. We're having a gorgeous weekend here (not before time) and temps in the low 70s by midday.

Sat Apr 16

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VeeEnn replied to the Running Fools board. 8:54 AM

Re: Boston 2016

Well, I feel a bit hard done by because I've actually made what I thought was a decent effort to avoid sun damage. Quite easy in my youth and growing up in England and by the time we moved to the US, the aging effects were being quite well [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Running Fools board. 5:33 AM

Re: Boston 2016

An slower older Instride

You're still plenty fast, Instride. My daughter ran a few races that you were entered in while in Boston and you had some pretty handy times, IIRC. Condolences on your losses. I've started to feel a bit more [more]

Fri Apr 15

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VeeEnn replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 8:39 AM

Re: Jumping the gun...

...I plan a lot of things through. All the time.

If my conclusion doesn't comport with yours.....I may not be the poor planner.

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:43 AM

Re: Wearable fitness trackers

.....so here's one feature that I found useful in a way that informs decision making.......you've seen that, right?? The dashboard analyses your *active minutes* and steps throughout the day. Now, a few years ago, my take would've been [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:58 AM

Re: Wearable fitness trackers

I mainly use two features of this model. I monitor my step totals as my goal is to get 10,000 a day

I became convinced of the value of an objective idea of daily movement outside of formal exercise (*NEAT*.. [more]

Thu Apr 14

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:05 AM

Re: Wearable fitness trackers

I have a FitBit Charge HR now. I've had it since early December. I love it.

Out of interest.....what is it that you like about this model?

I'm still committed to the easiest and simplest tool for the job and, if someone's [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:51 AM

Re: Wearable fitness trackers

I'm curious, how many of you remember me from a dozen or so years ago posting on this board a lot?

Mark aka mazske


Of Book 'em fame??? That's a right off the top of my head, knee-jerk reaction. If you can point out [more]

Wed Apr 13

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VeeEnn replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 1:34 PM

Re: Poll: Choose my next car

.. A bonus of a standard transmission is that it decreases the number of people who want to borrow your car, and it's small enough that no one will ask you to help them move.

You sound like my daughter.

Back in the day, mind, [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:31 AM

Re: Portion Size

You mentioned a past history of yo-yo dieting with your current weight loss being attributed to habits you think you can maintain, correct? FWIW. this is the rap sheet of a lot of the members of the National Weight Control Registry. Very few achieved [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:39 AM

Re: Portion Size

One of the secrets of successful long term weght management is that there is no secret....it's all about habits. Swapping the good for the bad and holding onto them for long enough for the accountability that's bringing your weight down to become [more]

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