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    Surely whether or not a person holds a fork in...

    Surely whether or not a person holds a fork in the left hand and a knife in the right, or uses utensils for pizza are personal preference?

    I canít imagine any scenario where slurping, gobbling,...
  2. Thread: Dental X-rays

    by Suzanne
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    For the reasons boss mare gave, Iím totally at...

    For the reasons boss mare gave, Iím totally at ease with dental x-rays.

    For years, we had a dreadful dentist. He was rough and rude. It would take days for my mouth to heal after a cleaning. I...
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    If your wife is imminently about to give birth,...

    If your wife is imminently about to give birth, put your phone in your pocket with the setting on vibe. Do you really need the ringer??
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    Donít slurp. Donít chew with your mouth open....

    Donít slurp.
    Donít chew with your mouth open.
    Donít pick at your teeth with your fingernail.
  5. I donít see how having money for retirement will...

    I donít see how having money for retirement will kill anybody. By that logic, anybody with a 401(k), 403(b), or cash in coffee cans, is at the same risk of dying at retirement as anybody who draws...
  6. I agree. Suddenly you no longer have your home,...

    I agree. Suddenly you no longer have your home, youíve lost your personal autonomy, and stuff you valued is being trashed.

    My MIL shares a house with us. Sheís mentally sharp, physically getting...
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    This is not a good man. 20 years of misery are 20...

    This is not a good man. 20 years of misery are 20 years too many. Gather documentary evidence of income and property ownership (copies of tax returns, bank statements, title deeds) and start...
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    Daily: 2000IU vitamin D, 500mg magnesium. 2x per...

    Daily: 2000IU vitamin D, 500mg magnesium. 2x per week: 800mcg folic acid + 5mcg B12.

    My Promethease report shows that Iím at very high risk of age-related macular degeneration. Iíll talk to my...
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    My husband had a very bad experience with...

    My husband had a very bad experience with statins. When he finally went for a check-up a couple of years after he chucked his meds, again he was told that his cholesterol was very high. He refused...
  10. Three things jump out at me: 1. This is your...

    Three things jump out at me:
    1. This is your husband's mother.
    2. You live only 2 miles away, which can be only a few minutes in a car.
    3. There seems to be some contempt because your SIL is...
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    The blog post is very sad. Iím lucky enough to...

    The blog post is very sad. Iím lucky enough to fall within the range accepted as a reasonable size, and that doesnít stop me feeling better about myself on days when my jeans are looser. My MIL can...
  12. I used to make bread dough and use it to make...

    I used to make bread dough and use it to make pies. Sometimes I would make frog shapes (an oval of dough, folded over, add eyes and feet) with cheese in the tummy. Boiled eggs always went down well.
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    Itís really difficult! Vegans may also have...

    Itís really difficult! Vegans may also have allergies or do pegan. If Iím asked to bring a dessert, I often make Oreo truffles with peanut butter, and prominently mark the dish as containing peanuts....
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    I often donít eat foods brought by vegans, as...

    I often donít eat foods brought by vegans, as itís just too painful asking about nuts, mushrooms, legumes, yeast... Iím more concerned with taking a dish that everybody on the dietary spectrum can...
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    An interesting recipe. I usually use olive oil in...

    An interesting recipe. I usually use olive oil in pastry and biscuits for dishes to share with vegan friends.

    Unfortunately, nuts (and legumes) trigger severe migraine for me. Iím glad you posted...
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    Yes, Earth has warmed and cooled repeatedly....

    Yes, Earth has warmed and cooled repeatedly. Climatologists know this, and they can quantify it. They have many lines of evidence: ice cores, varies, deep sea oozes, the geological record, fossil...
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    In my example, 4 of the 5 SUVs are being used...

    In my example, 4 of the 5 SUVs are being used daily.

    A lot of twitching nerves out there!
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    Germany is steeply increasing investment in...

    Germany is steeply increasing investment in geothermal energy. There are other sources than wind and solar. However, thereís no escaping the need for more efficient usage. As others have already...
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    ZG, you couldnít spare the time to respond to...

    ZG, you couldnít spare the time to respond to your staffer with ďIím so sorry to hear thatĒ?

    From my vantage point, Iím seeing you demanding empathy and special accommodations from everybody else....
  20. Thread: Cholesterol

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    My own numbers: Total cholesterol: 217mg/dL...

    My own numbers:
    Total cholesterol: 217mg/dL
    Triglycerides: 51mg/dL
    HDL: 71 mg/dL
    LDL: 136 mg/dL

    All my ratios are excellent, whether TC:HDL, LDL:HDL, or Triglycerides:HDL.

    The LDL:HDL...
  21. Thread: Cholesterol

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    This may be of interest:...

    This may be of interest: https://www.marksdailyapple.com/why-did-my-cholesterol-go-up-after-going-primal/
  22. To be fair to Elizabeth Warren, counsellors...

    To be fair to Elizabeth Warren, counsellors encourage applicants to tick as many boxes as possible. If you can claim multiple ethnicities, you add to the school's diversity ratings - even if you're...
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    Now I'm really creeped out!

    Now I'm really creeped out!
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    It matters a lot HOW a man looks at a woman, at...

    It matters a lot HOW a man looks at a woman, at least to this woman! A quick appreciative glance is a pleasing tribute, but it creeps me out to have a blatant ogle. If the gaze runs up and down my...
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    Re the year she came to the USA: she might not...

    Re the year she came to the USA: she might not remember! I've been here 17 or 18 years...I'd have to look it up to be sure.
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