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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:53 PM

Re: Reasons to exercise.

We had snow and ice, even better! In June.

Bring syprup next time, and make your own sno-cones!

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 8:14 PM

Re: Something is changing

It's been sounding as if this was his time. I'm so deeply sorry for your loss, so grateful that your burdens will be lessened -- it's such a multi-sided mix of powerful emotions! I so hope your sister will be able to put her confrontations with you [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:03 PM

Re: Reasons to exercise.

o me hiking Mt Rainier 3 days after arriving in Washington wasn't the smartest thing to do... ;)
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Sounds like a smart thing to me. How many opportunities are you going to get to hike on
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Wed Aug 27

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 2:32 PM

Re: Sheila - Olive Leaf Extract

Hi Sheila, I am new to the board and just saw this post. There is some human clinical data for bone health that was recently published. You can find the info at www.bonolive.com.
Hope that
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Sat Aug 23

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 5:26 PM

Re: Something is changing

Hoping hoping hoping your sister's face-to-face experience with your dad will make her unable to continue denying reality. Though to be honest, I would be surprised if that happened. People who live their lives by denying the realities they cannot [more]

Tue Aug 19

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 11:42 AM

Re: Sometimes I wonder ......

I laughed out loud with your suggestion!

Good! We all need those laughs -- they help us feel better!!

I doubt that your sister would agree, but I'm actually serious about putting this option to her. I'm sure the prospect [more]

Mon Aug 18

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 4:55 PM

Re: Sometimes I wonder ......

Robyn -- my heart goes out to you!!!! And I send hugs for whenever you need one.

As you well realize, you're dominated by an exceptionally difficult situation made that much more difficult by your sister's inability to recognize, accept, and [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 2:33 PM

Re: moneyed or monied?

Conclusion: Both spellings are acceptable, but moneyed is preferred.

I guess that's why it looks right. It's the one I encounter most often.

=sheila

Sun Aug 17

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:56 PM

Re: hemp seed, chia seed, flax seed, sunflower s

Thx, Sheila. How about sharing the recipe for your hemp milk drink? I've been disappointed in the calories and/or taste of smoothies and haven't been making any lately

Sorry to take so long with this!

I don't care for [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:20 AM

Re: vitamin A

You wouldn't think I'd be vitamin-A deficient since I eat a lot of green and orange vegetables as well as cantaloupe every week. But once in a while I notice bumps on the backs of my arms, an early indicator of Vit A deficiency. When I notice [more]

Fri Aug 15

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:01 AM

Re: moneyed or monied?

Moneyed or monied......

You may laugh, but my answer is a visual one -- "moneyed" looks right, and "monied" looks wrong!

=sheila

Mon Aug 11

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:10 PM

Re: hemp seed, chia seed, flax seed, sunflower s

One way to include at least some of these goodies is to start your day with a hearty gluten-free bread (I really like Free's Moxy bread), and include NuttZo's Power Seeds and Nuts butter (I love the stuff!!) on it. This particular NuttZo products [more]

Thu Aug 7

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 10:27 AM

Re: Setting up a Living Trust

This elder law website may be extremely helpful. They have an extensive Q&A section. Hopefully your question will have already been asked, and the answer will be waiting for you. But if not, you can submit your question and it will be answered. I [more]

Wed Aug 6

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 12:00 PM

Re: grammar question

In a world where people say "ax" instead of "ask", and where they say "there are less cookies in this bag", and where they write "their going to town", we have to argue about the singular/plural of [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:52 AM

Re: Anxiety Medications

My perspective is that pharmaceutical drugs for this are a last resort. My approach would be a combination of one or more activities to help release tension/stress, along with herbs known to be helpful in dealing with stress. Herbs tend to be [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:55 AM

Re: Donald Trump

It's not his lack of compassion that I find so surprising......just his willingness to display his profound ignorance

You're assuming he's aware he's aware it's ignorance that's on display. The man is convinced his views trump [more]

Sun Aug 3

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:37 PM

Re: grammar question

If the distinction between "ghost presence" and "goblin presence" is important, then the plural applies.

Then I would make that really clear, either with the suggestion that they "each made their presence [more]

Thu Jul 31

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 3:49 PM

Re: Mom and statins

Seriously? She's 85. Why not just take her off statins all together, instead of putting her on something else? </

Exactly! And I posted a blog post by a cardiologist--making this very point--on the Health board a little while ago. If
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Wed Jul 30

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 12:59 AM

Re: I'm so glad . . .

The herb is hawthorn. If that doesn't work I'll try the red rice yeast.

What brand, and especially--what dose of the hawthorne are you using?

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 12:56 AM

Re: treating infections

I had first learned of andrographis from a friend whose herbal expertise I respect a great deal. Then I discovered that a physician-herbalist friend had begun using it. The first time I tried it, I bought a tincture. Almost died the first time I [more]

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