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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:39 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

For someone who is constantly criticizing other folk's reading comprehension, you should really work on yours!!

I wasn't looking for a link to "Go Red.."; I was asking for a link to any post of mine where there
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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:47 PM

Re: Interesting links

But his research isn't directly on obesity. He hypothesises that, among other things, the disappearance of h. pylori from the human microbiome may have a role to play in increasing obesity rates ( could see that.....get rid of your ulcer disease [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:09 PM

Re: Interesting links

But that it's not just calories in/calories out.
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As usual, David Katz has a take.


David Katz has a lot of good things to say. He's a good spokesman for the CAM community. I interviewed [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:02 PM

Re: Interesting links

What I don't think it explains is the observation that obese women have a worse prognosis after diagnosis, even AFTER treatment with aromatase inhibitors, which should remove aromatase from the picture.


There is still the [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:42 PM

Re: Interesting links

......It's more complex than you like to view it. Sit down with Marty Blaser's new book "The Missing Microbe." He is a major ID scientist and clinician, and has done fascinating research on the impacts of the use/over use of [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:14 PM

Re: Interesting links

I was thinking more in the context of the assumption/acceptance of inevitable weight gain after menopause.....which'd be the concern, right?
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Nope. Since it's not the adipocytes that produce
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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:04 PM

Re: Interesting links

I was thinking more in the context of the assumption/acceptance of inevitable weight gain after menopause.....which'd be the concern, right?

Nope. Since it's not the adipocytes that produce estroden.

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:03 PM

Re: Interesting links

Fat cells produce estrogen. And after menopause, they are a significant estrogen source.
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They can be.....but only when there's excess body fat.


Not so. By "body fat" you [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:55 PM

Re: Interesting links

Breast cancer is one of the malignancies that ASCO specifically comments on, stating that, "Obesity at diagnosis is linked to a 33% increase in the risk of breast cancer related and overall mortality in pre- and postmenopausal women with [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:47 PM

Re: Interesting links

Good information on the negative impact of obesity. And it stands to reason. Fat cells produce inflammatory cytokines. We know chronic inflammation is damaging to health, and an enormous population of fat cells ensures exactly that.

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:45 PM

Re: Dysfunctional Eustachian tube updaye

oooops....the Mygind position is pretty much the exact opposite of what you need for maxilliary sinus drainage.


Saying what WON'T work provides some didactic information.
Saying what IS the effective position would actually [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:32 PM

Re: Interesting links

I have, however, purchased a couple of more flattering pink W/O tops...
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Every woman needs one of these in her wardrobe,



Except for those who look absolutely horrible in pink! [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 12:56 AM

Re: Cold feet!

Something I'd start taking, regardless of what's causing your cold feet at night, is hawthorn extract. It helps peripheral circulation and is also supportive of heart function, and is an herbal supplement that I think everyone should start taking as [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 12:46 AM

Re: Cold feet!

The first thing I wonder about is your peripheral circulation. It could possibly reflect diminished blood flow to your feet.

Here's something to look over in case there's something that seems relevant to you:
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Fri Oct 17

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:20 PM

Re: hubster's lipids

So, relatively speaking....yay for cysts and stones!
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Or any departure from healthy homeostasis....


The extent of your effort to misinterpret and then malign what I say is truly impressive, [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:32 PM

Re: hubster's lipids

Alstro -- I was very relieved to hear that simple renal cysts and some nonobstructing stones appear to be the only issues picked up after imaging following the hematuria. I know that can be the first overt sign of bladder cancer. Also advanced kidney [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 9:02 AM

Re: Posted here because.....

I Don think that's Quixote right.

Bravo! And I'll say DonQ for that inspired word play. And another DonQ for this opening! I had tried fruitlessly. For Sancho sidekick too, but still zero for him.

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:19 AM

Re: hubster's lipids

With her husband, it's not a question of potential side effects, but of very definite and rapid and severe side effects.
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Seems to be another excellent reason for shared decision making between the patient and
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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:23 PM

Re: hubster's lipids

and potential side effects of the statins


With her husband, it's not a question of potential side effects, but of very definite and rapid and severe side effects.

=sheila

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

Re: hubster's lipids

TOTAL CHOLESTEROL…193
TRIGLYCERIDES…65
HDL…………55
VLDL……13
LDL……..125
RATIO……..3.51
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What I don't get is your doctor's view that these values need improvement. His triglycerides are ideal. His [more]

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