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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1 hour ago

Re: Thinking about exercise = exercise

The Daily Mail is a waste. So is the Breitbart News Group. I'm also not impressed by the academic affiliation of the lead investigator. But I looked at the actual journal summary, and it turns out -- SURPRISE -- that Breitbart/Daily Mail combo turned [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:13 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

Still it's good that the authors themselves advised the sort of caution in interpretation that I used.......it's a shame that these caveats never seem to show up in press releases or even abstracts.

IN THE ABSTRACT'S CONCLUSIONS: [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 12:13 PM

Re: Serial UTI's

What a difficult, stressful state of affairs! My heart goes out to you.

I assume there isn't anyone--some sort of counselor or social worker--to help you assess this kind of situation and provide guidance toward coping with it. Can your [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:38 AM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

I thought you greyed her out.

She will dominate this board as long as there are people out there that interact with her.

A lot of us have expressed our frustration with her way of helping.
It won't change, so all of us need
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Thu Dec 25

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 6:30 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

To respond to a few points of Vee's....

This review article suggests quite strongly that yoga has the potential to produce biometric changes that are equal to traditional aerobic exercise.......with specific examples that are averages of [more]

Wed Dec 24

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 11:15 PM

Re: Not Quite a Parent Problem

What wonderful news!

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:12 PM

Re: the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

Did the press release give any insight into how yoga plus statins and lipid lowering drugs stacked up against "aerobic exercise" alone ....seeing as there have been numerous posts on this forum WRT avoiding such [more]

Tue Dec 23

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 8:27 PM

Re: My breast cancer -- more information

Your missing spleen....

Yet another compelling reason to have your treatment plan and surgery done at Seattle, and not at a local affiliate.

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 8:26 PM

Re: My breast cancer -- more information

Based on what you said, should I slow down the process and not schedule any treatments until getting a second opinion at SCCA?

ABSOLUTELY


Since the cancers are small and slow-growing, delaying by a month [more]

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sheila727 posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:22 PM

the data: yoga equivalent to exercise

Just published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology:

"Following a systematic review of 37 randomised controlled trials, investigators from the Netherlands and USA have found that yoga may provide the same benefits in risk [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 2:11 PM

Re: My breast cancer -- more information

I haven't done this yet because I am overwhelmed with planning to meet with my local oncologist and other factors. I will phone if I need a second opinion.

My local oncologist has a good reputation. I have been told that he is affiliated
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Mon Dec 22

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 5:59 PM

Re: My breast cancer -- more information

Wendy -- I don't know if you've taken my suggestion to call the SCCA back and mention to the intake nurse that Dr. David Byrd had alerted them to your call. If you have done this -- did it get you an earlier appointment? If you haven't done this, [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 4:19 PM

Re: HIPAA statement

there still is no *blank form* to be had. Sorry....them's ain't my rules.

Ah -- I see Vee has had yet another post pulled for inappropriate behavior. The one in which she called me an "oxymoron" -- with "oxy-" the [more]

Sun Dec 21

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

Re: Not Quite a Parent Problem

The Doc said all of the cultures were negative - YAY! He likely had a hematoma. They will sew up his leg tomorrow and he'll likely be home Christmas Eve. What a great Christmas present!


Yay! How fabulous! I'm so happy for all of [more]

Fri Dec 19

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 4:19 PM

Re: pap smears after age 65

My doctor says pap smears after whatever the cut-off point is (I don't recall) are no longer necessary, if they've been normal, unless you have sexual relations with a new partner(s).

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 4:17 PM

Re: Double breast cancer

how very nice that you live in such an interesting neighborhood in Manhattan. There have been huge changes in the past 30 years in these neighborhoods.

Changes for sure! I've been in this area of the Village since 1973, and had [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 4:14 PM

Re: Double breast cancer

I phoned the Breast Cancer Specialty Clinic (BCSC) at the SCCA and spoke with a nurse there. I have already made an appointment with an oncologist in the Sequim Olympic Medical Cancer (OMC) center for next Wednesday. The nurse recognized his name [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 4:08 PM

Re: My breast cancer -- more information

Hi Wendy,

Thank you for your thanks. I'm just glad I can possibly be helpful in this kind of situation.

There are a few factors you've mentioned that need to be emphasized. And there are a few factors you haven't mentioned, and that [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 1:19 PM

Re: HIPAA statement

One thing I can say with absolute certainty is that if someone responds to your question suggesting you ask for a *blank form* at your physician's office, this suggestion comes from a party that has even less of a clue about what you're talking [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 12:44 PM

Re: Double breast cancer

Wendy -- I have what I think is a really valuable recommendation, and the intake person has been alerted to you. The dermatologist I know, Paul Nghiem, sent an email (which included all of the information I had sent him) jointly to Julie Gralow and [more]

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