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Mon Aug 18

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

Re: The Keys To Good Health

[A]ny insight into the mechanism for this?

Don't know, but my impression is that the iron deficiency causes irritation or inflammation of the tongue at a subconscious level. If you ask folks with iron deficiency if their tongues [more]

Sun Aug 17

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martybl replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:10 AM

Re: The Keys To Good Health

Nice post by Dr. Katz. I was disappointed that the second link left out the most striking manifestation of nutritional deficiency seen on a regular basis, pica to ice as a manifestation of iron deficiency. Iron deficiency, related to either menstrual [more]

Sat Jun 28

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martybl replied to the Apple board. 1:32 PM

Re: Wy waste time on Apple's apps?

What I expect is that the new app in Yosemite will be much, much better than iPhoto in terms of ease of use, and do all the photo editing stuff nearly anyone actually wants to do, and do it without you having to take a series of college classes to [more]

Sat Jun 7

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martybl replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:46 PM

Re: furniture... the new junk food

[W]hy H&N is such a magnet for strange ideas . . .

Maybe when we get rid of the furniture, we'll have lots of room for foam rollers, speaking of strange ideas. Has the foam roller craze hit your gym yet? They seem to be clogging [more]

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martybl replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 1:00 AM

Re: Dear Car Salesman

[T]he internet salesmen are a separate group from the salesmen waiting for walk-up customers.

Taking it a step further, the Internet salesmen specializing in performance vehicles tend to be even a more rarified group. I'll always ask [more]

Sat May 31

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martybl replied to the Fools Fighting Fat board. 11:53 AM

Re: Pedometer question

Better algorithms and better data will come closer . . .

Part of the excitement surrounding the upcoming release of iOS 8, the iPhone 6 and possibly the iWatch is the rumored Healthbook. [more]

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martybl replied to the Fools Fighting Fat board. 5:44 AM

Re: Feeling Pretty Good

If you really enjoy body weight exercises, there are a few others that I suggest . . . *Pullups

Do most PF's even have a pull up bar? I didn't see one at the PF I walked through, nor would I imagine there's much of a demand for one. [more]

Thu May 29

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martybl replied to the Apple board. 12:50 PM

Re: Apple's Second Biggest Acquisition Final

The headphones are mediocre and more fashion than technology

My daughters have gotten Beats headphones as presents. The sound is distinctly inferior to my Klipsch In-Ear Headphones, [more]

Fri May 23

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martybl replied to the Fools Fighting Fat board. 12:50 PM

Re: Feeling Pretty Good

[A]ffordable gym fees are supported by many people who pay each month and don't show up at the gym.

No doubt. Even expensive gym fees are subsidized by the sedentary. I belong to the high-end gym in the Phoenix area, with amenities [more]

Thu May 22

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martybl replied to the Fools Fighting Fat board. 2:01 PM

Re: Feeling Pretty Good

No deadlifting

As if you'd be able to without barbells. A lot of PFs, including our local one, have no barbells, just Smith machines. The heaviest dumbbell is only 75 pounds in most locations. Their business model is based on [more]

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