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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 27 minutes ago

Re: Grain of Truth

It's not hard to find examples of Katz's opinions on fad diets..

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-katz-md/diets_b_4069694....

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 38 minutes ago

Re: Grain of Truth

I rediscovered David Katz after that BMJ opinion piece that was posted here implying sat. fats were off the hook. [more]

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VeeEnn posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:57 AM

Throwback Thursday..

Not sure whether it really counts...(it's effing cold Thursday and I'm waiting to get outside....)

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VeeEnn replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 9:59 AM

Re: New BOYZ w/o

Sometimes I force myself to read these things because of how good it feels when you stop!!

Thing is though, the chick has traction. Just a couple of weeks ago one of my class members opined that, if the light weights were good enough for [more]

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VeeEnn posted to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 5:32 AM

New BOYZ w/o

If this doesn't get Andrea posting, nothing will

http://lifeandtimes.com/tracy-anderson-introduces-her-mens-o...

Worth reading for the comments [more]

Wed Apr 16

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:48 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

However, after watching the severe side effects my FIL is going through and his inability to get back to his normal lifestyle even with physical therapy, it will be a cold day in Hell before I'll allow a statin in my body.

There's [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:52 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

FWIW, that previous post could well have been part of the one before. My personal preventive measure was to not mention seat belts and RTAs before going out to teach my first class of the day ...... with a good inch of snow on the ground and [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:47 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

.....but I'd wager that more GPs prescribe statins for most of those 40 million. I seriously doubt that all 40 million are seeing a cardiologist for something like that.

Indeed. I'd also wager that a good number of those 40 mill [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:48 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

..VeeEnn was asking why you went to a cardiologist/heart doc for elevated cholesterol, and suggested that you might have something else going along with it as most otherwise healthy adults don't go to see a cardiologist for minor issues like high [more]

Tue Apr 15

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:24 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

You misrepresented.

.....and not for nothing (as they say)...why do people do this??

If the information that *you* have to impart is so worthwhile etc. ...why lie/misrepresent/talk out yo' azz etc.

A [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:17 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

40 million are on statins. That's about 1 out of every 3 adults in the US over 40..... o rhigher percentage...


Likely close to how many are obese and eating their way to preventable disease, no??

However, and I do thank [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:04 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

"An estimated 40 million people take a statin to lower their cholesterol levels. These are one of the most widely prescribed medications in history and, of course, one of the most profitable."

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:48 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

VeeEnn is asking why you've been seeing a cardiologist for the past 10 years.

Jeebus .... I didn't even know that was the question I was asking...

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:14 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

A tremendously long post to answer a question THAT I DIDN'T EVEN ASK.

You talk about *heart docs* (dunderheads that they may be) as if one just happens to land up in their practice without having any reason to be [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:55 AM

Re: Careless Hit, But No Run

...or maybe the opposite

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VeeEnn replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:53 AM

Re: Careless Hit, But No Run

If I had a nickel for every time someone said I was bad at math...

I'd have 47 cents.

Whoa. What just happened?



My guess is .....people talking when they don't have anything worthwhile to say

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:37 AM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

The one who gets hospitalized frequently has had Crohn's Disease, not Celiac...

I'm pretty sure your pal has access to all manner of support groups and whatnot but, years ago, I kept tabs on a website with some iteration of *semi [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:06 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

My heart doc back in November suggested that I start on statins as my cholesterol level was getting up there and the LDL/HDL ratio was horrible.

Out of interest, telegraph.....is/was your only issue a cholesterol level [more]

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:46 AM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

..your taste buds come back to life and you don't crave the sugar/salt/etc of industrial food.

Years ago, when dh and I were first married (I'm talking late 1970's now) one of our crowd was a company lawyer for one of the big [more]

Mon Apr 14

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VeeEnn replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:23 PM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

Wheat gluten is also used frequently in vegetarian meat substitutes (like veggie burgers) both for the texture/bulking properties and to provide protein. Gluten is also added to a surprising number of other products which makes eliminating it very [more]

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