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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 3:49 PM

Re: Posting here, because

t's hard for me to consider that I need to do anything about them, and incur the expense of what my insurance doesn't cover, based on asymptomatic kidney stones.

If your new urologist finds that the blood in your urine, which is [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Women's Health Issues board. 3:44 PM

Re: Posting here, because

H&N.....wise, not to post there.

Sounds like this new urologist is a good find!

Re your sling for stress incontinence -- before going that route, had you already tried PT for pelvic floor exercises, and had you tried Botox [more]

Fri Jun 26

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 12:20 PM

Re: English for foreigners

I think Ralph is referring to the G B Shaw quote - gh=f as in tough, o=i as in women, ti = sh as in audition; so how do you spell fish? Ghoti.

So Go Fish, that old kids' card game. I figured the source was probably something I was
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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:57 AM

Re: Niacin

It's the proponderence of small, dense particles that contribute to artheroscerlosis.

Are you talking about the VLDLs?

Impressive impact of your MIL's change in her way of eating. How long did it take for her weight to drop [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:53 AM

Re: Bran

Mandatory nutritional note, as one who avoids grains, Bran Stark is the only bran I can recommend.


Question: so you avoid grains. I assume that means ALL grains, not just the white/depleted cipher stuff. So you eat primarily [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:53 AM

Re: Bran

Mostly cuz no one on this board gets me.

Awww.....I wouldn't say NO one.



Mandatory nutritional note, as one who avoids grains, Bran Stark is the only bran I can recommend.

I've never watched Game of [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:45 AM

Re: English for foreigners

Teach a man to ghoti and he is ready to tackle English!,/i>


Only if he likes having a carefully maintained little beard.

=sheila

Wed Jun 24

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 12:05 PM

Re: Exhausting

You have little to no control over your aunt, but you all can agree how to proceed when she has passed. Perhaps if she offers you a treasure reply with something like "Thank you so much, I would love to have that to remember you by, but would [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 12:00 PM

Re: Exhausting

I sat down last night and sent an email to both of them (cousin and other cousin's fiancée) she said she had no idea it had gotten so bad and will try to be over this weekend, so maybe we can arrange to do lunch or dinner somewhere quiet and [more]

Mon Jun 22

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:58 PM

Re: Bran

Question: what's the purpose of increasing the bran in your diet? Perhaps there's something else that can accomplish the same thing and taste okay at the same time.

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:55 PM

Re: Niacin

Niacin doesn't work, in other words. It's a bit surprising your friend doesn't know this.
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Well, he's the one with the medical degree, so I'll take his word for it.



High-dose niacin doesn't work [more]

Wed Jun 17

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 7:31 PM

Re: Fulgerite

Oh puh-leeze. Unlike you, I didn't get an F in sex :-)
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F as in fantastic? lol

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 12:33 PM

Re: Fulgerite

So nice to find something where you're right no matter WHAT you do! ;-)

So that makes it three. Sex, pizza and fulgerite ;-)



You got pizza and fulgerite right....

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sheila727 replied to the Alternative Medicine board. 11:49 AM

Re: GERD and PPIs

Sheila, if you wouldn't mind, would you send me a private email recommending vee-free websites where alternative medicine and health & nutrition are discussed? Don;t post them here…she'll find them and likely ruin them, too.

I'm [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:09 AM

Re: CDC caught hiding data on vaccines

VeeEnn, did you listen to the hearing that was on CSPAN?


;-) You're assuming "listen" is in her vocabulary

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sheila727 replied to the Taking Care of Parents board. 11:07 AM

Re: Hope for Escaping Family Health History

I plan on taking one specific result in to my dentist, who insists he's giving the standard dosage of anesthetic for dental work. When I complain that it takes many hours to wear off, he tells me that can't be true. (My younger son has the same [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 10:39 AM

Re: Fulgerite

Thanks Sheila727. Appears one can't go wrong.


So nice to find something where you're right no matter WHAT you do! ;-)

=sheila

Tue Jun 16

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 10:32 AM

Re: Fulgerite

full-gyur-ite
full-jur-ite
full-gahr-ite
fahl-gyur-ite
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I forgot one.....

full-ger-ite (that's a hard 'g')

=sheila

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 10:16 AM

Re: Fulgerite

Pronunciation of "fulgurite" is frigging up for grabs! I googled the question, which gives you a bunch of sites--each with an authoritative sounding voice--demonstration pronunciation. I [more]

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sheila727 replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 10:08 AM

Re: Obviously

And lisp should be spelled lithp.


Only if you have one

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