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Health and Advice

Need personal advice? Health tips? Here ya go!

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  1. BananaHands
    Sticky

    Health and Fitness News

    Interesting article: The Myth of Drug Expiration Dates This isn't super-surprising to me that things are stable far longer than their "shelf life" says, but I found it interesting that the...
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  2. Espy
    Sticky
    LOVE IT!! x 9

    [Announcement] Do you need help?

    I'm not posting this to make fun of this guy. I'm posting this because "man up" is bullshit when it comes to suicide. Please seek help if you feel this way.
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  3. Dave
    Locked Sticky

    Purpose of this Board!

    Updated the board info.
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    3,215
  4. BananaHands

    HalFitness

    This week's lost pound was the hardest lost pound I've had in years. Steadily 500-1000 calories under my burn rate daily, according to fitbit. Walking approx 5 miles a day (except the last two...
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  5. Eriol

    [Food] Peanut Allergy Cured in 80% of Kids in Trial

    TIL that Dave is the immunological Chuck Norris.
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    186
  6. fade

    Finding a new haircut

    If I go without a hiarcut for a month, I....pretty much still look like I got a tonsure.
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    6
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    125
  7. LittleKagsin

    401K

    Yep, it went to a Roth IRA. It happened 13+ years ago, so it's way too late to do anything about it now, but yeah, I think the hit completely ate the refund they were expecting to get from the...
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  8. Gared
    Hugs x 5

    [Other] Fight or flight, General Panic Disorder, and PTSD. What a horrible combo.

    Actually, right now the issue I have is that I have to get a recommendation from my old therapist for a new therapist - she moved. Still, shouldn't be an issue.
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  9. LittleKagsin
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  10. Mathias
    Like x 4

    Is it fucked up that I found meaning to life through Rick and Morty?

    Sure! I guess you can boil it down to spending time with people (or collectives) he truly cares about.
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    12
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    255
  11. fade

    Getting started with helping people

    Sounds like they need to increase their number of houses in rehab at once.
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    7
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    109
  12. BananaHands
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    53
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    1,404
  13. ThatNickGuy

    Rock/Fast Running Music

    If you like Rev Theory (and Blue Mountain State made me love that song :D ), and you want fast running music, you might try: Static X Rammstein Hoobastank Alien Ant Farm Jimmy Eat...
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    15
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    157
  14. Cog
    Hugs x 4

    I need advice.

    Well, today was the day. My wife didn't sleep thinking about this and ask me not to do it. I will cancel the appointment. In the end, we are going to her doctor and if she says that everything is...
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    10
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    167
  15. Anonymous

    Wishing for divorce often

    What did your lawyer tell you about getting a divorce ?
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    3,869
  16. Thread Necromancer

    Internal promotion interview advice sought

    That's awesome!! Congratulations! 5 different interviews for an internal promotion is terrifying though.
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    10
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    240
  17. Bubble181

    [Question] Wall behaving weirdly

    Sure, but in the drain of a roof on the third floor? Quite some tossing :p Though admittedly, he might've pulled from the *bottom* of the drain, I guess.
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  18. fade
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    255
  19. fade
    Hugs x 10

    Depression

    I've been on multiple anti-depressants and while I got the side effects, the actual effectiveness for most of them for at least my type of depression so far isn't great. The one I'm on now has...
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    2,086
  20. Dave

    [Question] How do you all feel about medical research trials for money?

    If you decide to do the study for compensation, find out if there are taxes on the payment and if they are taken off before you get the money. I used to do antihistamine studies when I lived in...
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    20
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    247
  21. IronBrig4

    Girl wants to go on dates but doesn't want to date

    Create an account on Tinder and move on. It's 5 months, going exclusive or not shouldn't take a half a year.
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    5
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    212
  22. stienman

    Please critique my Kickstarter video

    Launched this morning. We'll see... If you have electronicky friends, consider spreading a link around!
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    12
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    282
  23. Zappit
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    350
  24. Squidleybits

    [Question] Food Aversions

    Obligatory I am not a doctor, nor am I a medical professional in any way, and bear in mind that I am still researching, but I am a medical marijuana advocate. Not just THC, but also CBD and the...
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    187
  25. Soupy

    Household Budgeting

    Intuit (the company behind Quicken and Mint) has a reputation that helps me trust them more than I would, say, a random startup. At least insofar as not deliberately misusing my information. As...
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    260
  26. Bones

    i can no longer get my garage door opener to learn a remote

    Generally, this. There should be a "reset" button on your opener's back. Then, you will have to have your remotes "relearn" the communications with the opener. Usually this is nothing more than...
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    3
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    148
  27. Gared

    [Question] Buying a house... what am I in for?

    Excellent answer, thanks. The good news is we're already started on a few of those points. We've been watching the real estate market in our target area for about four years now (quarterly...
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    3
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    155
  28. Emrys

    I've had 4 hours of sleep, so AMA.

    We're too cute and fluffy to eat!
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    117
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    3,465
  29. Bubble181

    I know I had one of these but it's probably been locked for years: AMA

    1. Raspberry, or plain 2. I haven't done enough research yet to draw definitive conclusions :unibrow:
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    1,121
  30. bhamv3

    Ask me anything. I will answer every question with two answers, one true and one false

    Answer 1: Yes, but she hasn't stopped beating me. Answer 2: No, but she's getting better at chess and I'm sure she'll start winning a few games against me in the near future. Answer 1: I...
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    43
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    1,187
  31. jwhouk

    [Question] AMA Redux From the Great North Woods

    That person need to be taken behind the woodshed and taught a lesson. (not in a Cyanide and Happiness way)
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    312
  32. LittleKagsin

    AMA: The Kaggie Files

    Now we know what your new phone wallpaper is. --Patrick
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    21,466
  33. BErt

    Not working at home anymore but you can still AMA if you want

    Convince a large number of new dyslexic users and let it take care of itself
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    53
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    1,925
  34. stienman
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  35. Bones

    handle on outside faucet broke, at a loss of how to repair it.

    thanks guys i never considered that, i will go get one today and see if i can gently tap it on the broken valve.
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    7
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    247
  36. Dirona

    Best Answer Ask a Cleric

    Last I checked, my halo is a bit tarnished and crooked. It keeps getting caught on my horns.
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    36
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    1,491
  37. ThatNickGuy

    AMA Because I Wanna Be One of the Cool Kids

    I'm sure your cat feels the same way. --Patrick
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    73
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    2,021
  38. Ravenpoe
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    23
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    704

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