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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 4 hours ago

Re: treating infections

I'm going to add andrographis to that regimen! Right now, I just got home from a birthday dinner and I'm full and tired. But I'll provide info tomorrow.

=sheila

Sat Jul 26

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 5:07 PM

Re: grammar question

Ghosts and goblins made their PRESENCES known.

or

Ghosts and goblins made their PRESENCE known.
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It's PRESENCE. Period.

=sheila

Thu Jul 24

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 11:57 AM

Re: Vitamin C and Tuberculosis

How fascinating! Thanks for posting this. I would never have come across it otherwise, I'm sure. So it was an accidental discovery. And here's the ultimate crux:

To justify testing vitamin C in a clinical trial, Dr. Jacobs needed to find [more]

Wed Jul 16

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 4:52 PM

Re: We could of had + alls it is

just because some bozos say "could of" doesn't mean they represent "the people."

Just the peeps.

Tue Jul 15

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 1:57 PM

Re: Ough

I thought this was interesting enough to post here.


Although.......

Sun Jul 13

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 12:40 PM

Re: YOLO

I've been trying to come up an an appropriate fish-themed joke, but I've been floundering.


I've had a whale of a good time with this thread, but I'm wailing in frustration at my inability to come up with another alternative for [more]

Sat Jul 12

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 12:42 PM

Re: YOLO

"YOLO...because stupid people don't know the meaning of Carpe Diem"


So OMG I say to myself.....what's with this YOLO that even stupid people know but I've never even encountered once? So I looked it up. And now I know. [more]

Fri Jul 11

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

Re: Eat Butter?

The saturated fat story is one that's coming under a far more skeptical light these days
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Often times by physicians/scientists who appear to have a somewhat skeptical understanding of the role of saturated fatty
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Thu Jul 10

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:54 PM

Re: If

nd the old-fashioned kind printed on paper


You mean the one with the orange cover?

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:53 PM

Re: If

Only if you're gullible enough to try it :-)
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Well, I certainly was orange enough.



Always knew the Dutch were gullible. ;-)

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:29 PM

Re: Eat Butter?

the more butter fat you eat, the less room there is for chocolate in the sat-fat budget!!!

Hopefully, you're eating raw chocolate products, or at least minimally sweetened and processed chocolate, so you get the pronounced health [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:26 AM

Re: Eat Butter?

Again, thanks so much!


You're welcome. And bon appetit!

NL

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:58 AM

Re: Eat Butter?

but if you do run across the other brands it would be helpful to know.

I think this is the site I had posted. And there's another site too, which provides a lot of helpful information about the value of pastured vs simply organic. [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:46 AM

Re: Essential oils

She was using it on a rash, and the cooling effect on the skin calmed the pain from the rash.

I know that peppermint oil is very helpful taken internally for indigestion (including in the form of peppermint tea). It does have topical [more]

Wed Jul 9

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:31 AM

Re: Essential oils

Yes, as a topical. The woman who wrote the blog mentioned that she had used a few drops of several different oils, geranium being one of them, and that she added a few drops of peppermint for a cooling effect.

I can't understand [more]

Tue Jul 8

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:05 PM

Re: Eat Butter?

Curious if there is a butter or margarine with no saturated fat? I don't eat any of it because of the bad fat.


Buy butter from grass-fed (or pastured) cows. Grass-fed animals, and the products they produce--eggs, butter, [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:00 PM

Re: Essential oils

I was reading a site that suggested geranium was an anti-bacterial/anti-viral? Does anyone with experience with essential oils know if that is a correct statement?

I assume you're talking about topical use. I haven't encountered [more]

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sheila727 posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:29 PM

"Doubt on Statins"--a thoughtful read

Growing Doubt on Statin Drugs...: This blog post was sent out by Medscape the other day. Glad I saw that, and glad too that it took me to this cardiologist's (electrophysiologist most specifically) blog.

[more]

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sheila727 posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 7:13 PM

Data -- weight gain not just diet...not at all

"Food" for thought....

Lack Of Exercise, Not Diet, Linked To Weight Gain, Stanford University School of Medicine Research Shows
7/8/2014 6:14:34 AM

An examination of national health survey results [more]

Sun Jul 6

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 9:29 PM

Re: bizarre hyphenation

And then it isn't continued on that page, or any other page.

Oh!!! I misunderstood and thought you meant the article was continued inside, but with no page # indicated. You meant not continued at ALL! Wow. That is a spectacular [more]

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