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Tue May 19

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steross replied to the Health Care Reform board. 9:01 AM

Re: Freakonomics on Healthcare

So in part it does matter which study you listen too. Both seem to have merit. So my unresearched doubts were not any more wrong than your 2%.


Ok,so someone else came out with a different number, not correcting my number, but [more]

Thu May 14

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steross replied to the Health Care Reform board. 7:15 AM

Re: Freakonomics on Healthcare

I don't buy that those are the facts. Even if I do, you can adjust staffing for load changes, which they probably do on Friday nights anyway.
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I don't know what the numbers are and I suspect you made those up.


I [more]

Thu May 7

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steross replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:43 PM

Re: Cuts Finger, Goes to ER------> $9,000

And then you get situations like last year where a patient with a tooth abscess had enough money for the painkillers OR the antibiotics.
The pain drove him crazy, so he bought the painkillers, and died.


Antibiotics that [more]

Sat May 2

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steross replied to the Health Care Reform board. 7:57 PM

Re: Freakonomics on Healthcare

My new idea (posted before) - menu pricing or blue sky pricing. Every doctor, facility, pharmacy, etc must select their desired fixed price for every procedure and post it. They must charge the same to someone walking off the street as they do to [more]

Tue Apr 14

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steross replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 8:06 AM

Re: AverageJoe's 706th CaptionChallenge

Hard habits to break.

Mon Apr 13

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 6:55 PM

Re: Here's some more..

7 REASONS TO SQUAT ASS-TO-GRASS

http://boxlifemagazine.com/community/7-reasons-to-squat-ass-...

For further proof that full squats are best for [more]

Sun Apr 12

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 5:00 AM

Re: Here's some more..

We currently have a new instructor who, with one phrase manages to undo all my efforts to wean folk off believing that the calorie burn on their HRMs or other fitness devices is real.

Just five more minutes on this elliptical and I [more]

Thu Mar 19

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 6:34 AM

Re: STEROSS....???

I listened to this podcast about endurance athletes and cardiac disease a while back. It covers these same issues. While it is obvious that exercise is good for us, there is a clear limit to the "good" of just about everything. If we are [more]

Tue Mar 10

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 4:18 PM

Re: STEROSS....???

Ohhhh, do tell.

Give me your best, and your best half-baked.

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 4:14 PM

Re: HELL-OOOOOO Steross!

It does seem sort of quiet around the TMF.
Glad to see you are still hanging in there.

Sun Mar 8

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steross replied to the Weight Lifting Fools board. 7:25 AM

Re: HELL-OOOOOO Steross!

If I don't hear back from you soonly, I fancy I'm going to guzzle down all the wine in our bsement.

My liver is in your hands!!

Vivienne



Is 2.2 years soon enough?

Sorry about the drop out.

A [more]

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