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Fri Sep 19

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:18 PM

Household net worth at record high

Household Net Worth Has Rebounded Since Financial Crisis

New York Times, SEPT. 19, 2014

By FLOYD NORRIS

THE net worth of American households is now 20 percent higher than it was before it began to decline in 2007, the [more]

Wed Sep 17

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:46 PM

Fed: No rate raise soon

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/18/business/economy/federal-r...


Fed Signals No Hurry to Raise Interest [more]

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:43 PM

Household income lags GDP

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:02 PM

OT? Elderly misuse prescription drugs

http://online.wsj.com/articles/fears-rise-of-medication-misu...


Fears Rise of Medication Misuse by the Elderly
With the [more]

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:39 PM

Non-U.S. central bank actions

METARs always have a weather eye on both the real economy and the flow of money, both of which affect asset prices.

Non-U.S. economies affect U.S. exports since more prosperous foreigners can afford to buy more U.S. products and services. [more]

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:10 PM

Re: Big Data - Winners

Qaz, this is an interesting article. Be careful to put in the title and author and only paste small snips because otherwise TMF may pull the post for copyright infringement. They've done it to me.

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Mon Sep 15

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:19 PM

Re: OT: Alz Info

<taking anti-depressants seemed to prevent the deposit of plaques and tangles in the brain.>

That is interesting.

On the other hand, a recent study shows that anti-anxiety/ sleep aid benzodiazepines are correlated with a [more]

Sun Sep 14

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:42 PM

Re: OT: Lithium and normal mental health

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11838882

J Am Coll Nutr. 2002 Feb;21(1):14-21.
Lithium: occurrence, dietary intakes, nutritional essentiality.
Schrauzer GN.
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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:26 PM

OT: Lithium and normal mental health

Does everyone need a trace amount of lithium for normal mental health and brain stability? This is news to me.

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Fri Sep 12

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WendyBG posted to the Retired Fools board. 12:33 PM

Volunteer reading tutors

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WendyBG posted to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:06 PM

How do you buy insurance?

We have had the same insurance company for homeowner's and car insurance for over 10 years, mostly because I'm too lazy to phone every insurance agent in town for estimates and DH can't be bothered.

I would like to reduce our cost of [more]

Tue Sep 9

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WendyBG posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 5:00 PM

Posture exercises for computer users

Here are 5 good posture exercises that can be done at one's desk. Poor posture, asymmetry and misalignment can lead to serious pain over time.

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:09 AM

Re: OT: Cancer and natural prevention

<I wonder why women in Marin County have such high levels of breast cancer. Marin County's climate is warm with plenty of sunshine - thus Marin women should have high levels of vitamin D.

Some studies have shown that genetics may be [more]

Mon Sep 8

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:57 PM

Re: Fast Food: Price of Laziness Rises

<How much of the weight of the raw chicken is water that evaporates when the bird is roasted? >

The fine print on the label of a Costco roast chicken says "a flavoring solution added" so they actually inject the chickens with [more]

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:41 PM

Re: Fast Food: Price of Laziness Rises

<Read where there is a "trick" to that. Take refrigerated chicken that is about to expire, roast it, you have a brand new expiration date to go on the roasted chicken. You can price it really low because you were about to send it to the [more]

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:39 PM

Re: Fast Food: Price of Laziness Rises

<Read where there is a "trick" to that. Take refrigerated chicken that is about to expire, roast it, you have a brand new expiration date to go on the roasted chicken. You can price it really low because you were about to send it to the [more]

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:36 PM

Re: OT: Cancer and natural prevention

<I was just reading something the other day that indicated the cancer cells aren't starved (to death), but merely go dormant.>

Thanks for sharing this interesting information. If the cancer is merely inhibited, not killed (and it does [more]

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WendyBG posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:25 AM

OT: Cancer and natural prevention

I have been listening to a seminar on alternative approaches to cancer prevention and treatment.

Like all alternative medicine, these approaches have not yet been absorbed by the conventional medical community.

Two of the strongest [more]

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:52 AM

Re: Fast Food: Price of Laziness Rises

< The grease and spices are what separate KFC from generic chicken. I would rather have one KFC drumstick for $5 than a whole roast chicken (healthier, too). That is a great example of making a poor investment by not understanding the product you [more]

Sun Sep 7

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WendyBG replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:17 PM

Re: Fast Food: Price of Laziness Rises

<Part of their model is to screen out lower income shoppers and cater to those with median or higher incomes because Costco finds those shoppers to be more profitable.>

Shoppers like notehound, who was the OP complainant. [more]

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