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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:21 AM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

I think it's a bit presumptuous of this board to substitute its judgment for your physicians. It's probably worth discussing the issue with the cardiologist who prescribed the statin, but use of the statins is a bread and butter primary care [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:43 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

Yes. You should be taking at least a medium intensity statin.

Why a statin at all, if his lipid profile is now within normal limits and has shown itself to be highly responsive to dietary modification????

In my view, I would [more]

Mon Apr 14

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:57 PM

Re: tele Diet Report! Major Success!

I am impressed!!!

=sheila

Sun Apr 13

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 6:38 PM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

I'm not an ER doc .... but I'm willing to take a bet that the incidence of bone fide ER visits for acute $h!tting or other manifestations of Caeliac Sprue pale into insignification besides what can go down with poorly controlled/regulated [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:50 PM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

"Can't speak at all for the relative amount of gluten consumed today.....but I doubt it has a tremendous amount to do with taste.

The gluten amount in *gluten containing products* affects consistency more than taste. I'm not an avid
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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:41 PM

Re: snyder's gluten free pretzels

rice isn't that good for you.....unless you get the black unprocessed kind.

There's also various types of red rice, green rice, brown rice. The reds are my favorite for flavor and texture.


the gluten substitutes are [more]

Sat Apr 12

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 3:03 PM

Re: Raising a White Flag

DH said that they really liked the lady who came out to visit with them and she did a wonderful job of explaining what modifications needed to be made. .... Everyone is feeling much more positive about it all.

Wow -- even I am [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:58 PM

Re: Sugar free diet news

It's hard to go sugar and sweetener free...I'm working at it.....most sugar is gone....

Good for you! So many people know they should do it, and so few rise to the challenge. Your future thanks you!

=sheila

Fri Apr 11

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 10:14 PM

Re: Raising a White Flag

Home Instead Senior Care.


Sounds like that was really the right move! Fingers crossed!!!!

=sheila

Thu Apr 10

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 10:11 AM

Re: Raising a White Flag

Strong arms to help at home is definitely the way to go, if that can be arranged within the financial constraints.

I also wonder if changes in their diet would be of any help. If so, I'd suggest some sessions with a good [more]

Tue Apr 8

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:07 PM

Re: Some foods bad for you?


What do you steam them in and for how long? Until they get wilted like cooked spinach?


Get a vegetable steamer, which is wonderful for a variety of vegetables, and also for things like reheating ravioli, other pasta, leftover [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:17 AM

Re: Some foods bad for you?

I thought the article interesting because I stuck 2 cups of raw kale in my vitamix concoction each day. Might decide to switch to baby spinach leaves....or mix them on and off.


Why don't you lightly steam a bunch of kale, then [more]

Mon Apr 7

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sheila727 replied to the Improve the Fool board. 4:38 PM

Re: Just curious

Why are the grayed out 'Ignored Fool Yap' lines in twice the font size of all other messages?

They're all the same size for me -- as they always have been, ever since I finally decided it was time to put my illogical thinking nemesis [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 2:53 PM

Re: Latin grammar

For example, would the term, "poor man" be 'mendicus homo' or 'homo mendicus'?

If "homo erectus" is an accurate template, then I'd say "homo mendicus."

But I never studied Latin, [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:36 PM

Re: Some foods bad for you?

Petronella Ravisheer.

That should be Ravenshear.

To me, the accuracy of the original Vogue article, and the information from it presented in the Daily Mail, are illustrated by the stated claim that "you would need to [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:59 PM

Re: Some foods bad for you?

First of all -- anyone with the name Petronella Ravisheer already has a credibility issue! ;-)

kale - can 'interfere with thyroid function' when eaten raw.

This info re raw kale is nothing new. So....cook it. What's the big [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:52 PM

Re: Just wondering

I'm rather surprised that there seem to be so many people here that want to believe a person might be unable to lose weight on a diet of 1000 kCal per day... A diet significantly below starvation levels.


Speaking for myself, [more]

Sun Apr 6

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 7:10 PM

Re: Coming Home

I'll add to that:

[[((LWW))]]

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:08 PM

Re: Just wondering

Regardless, when comparing chimps & mice to human DNA, the % difference helps to put a whole new meaning to how closely all mammals are related.


It's not just an issue of the DNA that's shared, but also the different ways in [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 2:35 PM

Re: Just wondering

I think that the important question, though, is what is the magnitude of these differences that fall outside the (calories in) - (calories out) equation? I don't know, and wasn't able to find a good source, but I'd be shocked if it were 10%, and [more]

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