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Posted by barjoe
Eight years ago today April 13, 2013, my mom lost her brave battle with Alzheimer's. She was 92. I was her caregiver for the last two years. It was the best thing I've ever done. April 5 would have been her 100th birthday. I miss her
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Health & Happiness
Mar 13Mar 13

Posted by FearlessFly
Experimental Alzheimer's drug could slow cognitive decline in patients, early results suggest
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Trump Pinata
Mar 10Mar 10

Posted by NHjulie
Freudian slip?
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Politics
Feb 12Feb 12

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNikki Haley Finally Throws Donald Trump Under The Bus, But Critics Aren’t Buying It | HuffPost
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Music Fans
Feb 11Feb 11

Posted by Marionville
Good morning everyone...hope you’re all well. Thought we’d get the morning warmed up quickly with Coldplay and Speed Of Sound.
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Just for Laughs
Jan 11Jan 11

Posted by Garf
I went to the doctor and he told me I have Cancer and Alzheimer's. Thank goodness I don't have cancer!
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 7Jan 7

Posted by JackPedigo
A common term we have used many times but using a different terminology. anosognosia: When a patient reported having no cognitive problems but the family member reported significant difficulties, he was considered to have poor awareness of illness:...
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aussie sceptics
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Covid 19 didn't kill enough elderly off & so slower senicidal tactics continue to be employed in Australia?
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 22, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
OSTENSIBLY - Adverb...as appears or is stated to be true, though not necessarily so; apparently “the politician resigned, ostensibly from ill-health”. Synonyms; seemingly, apparently, supposedly, purportedly, to all outward appearances. ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by TheoryNumber3
Did you find this as incredibly moving as I did? This former ballerina with Alzheimer's hears the music to Swan Lake and remembers
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBitter Christian Activist: Joe Biden and Both Clintons “Are the Illuminati!” | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Politics
Sep 27, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
"Have you ever noticed how whenever someone inconveniences the dominant western power structure, the entire political/media class rapidly becomes very, very interested in letting us know how evil and disgusting that person is? It’s true of the ...
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Just for Laughs
Sep 10, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
Robert, 85, married Maria, a lovely 25 year old. Since her new husband is so old, Maria decides that after their wedding she and Robert should have   separate bedrooms, because she is concerned that her new but aged husband may over-exert himself ...
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Trump Pinata
Sep 2, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by racocn8
We know the history: racism, grifting, fraud, serial rape, pedophilia, micturition fetishism, bribery extortion, and now mass murder and bioterrorism. How about the future? Vascular Dementia (aka multi-infarct dementia): Vascular Dementia causes ...
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Politics
Aug 23, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by josephr
Just wondering why Donald Trump has never called Putin a nasty little nickname, as he has so many others! LOL
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jul 31, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
NO ACTION ON MA LEGALIZATION Marijuana is becoming a key issue in one of the most-watched congressional primaries of 2020. The challenger, Holyoke, Massachusetts Mayor Alex Morse (D), is calling out longtime incumbent Rep. Richard Neal ...
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Posts
Jul 22, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
ALZHEIMER'S INHIBITOR A review concluded that "cannabis-based drugs inhibited the progression of" Alzheimer's disease. LINK:
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Quotes
Jul 13, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by wonderandlisten
“Truth is a shining goddess, always veiled, never wholly approachable, but worthy of all the devotion of which the human spirit is capable.” - Bertrand Russell
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Baby Boomers
Jun 23, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Sierra4
Growing up a Boomer I had to suffer through TV shows my parents liked. Only had one TV. My favorite that I liked and usually got to watch before my parents took over the TV was the Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. Any other Dobie and Maynard fans out ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
May 7, 2020May 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Common herpes virus causes signs of Alzheimer's disease in brain cells
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Bookwurmz
Apr 28, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
No music today, just a photo. Today would have been the 72nd birthday of Terry Pratchett, one of the British trio of authors I adore the most. Pratchett, Adams, and Gaiman, they all shared a love of language, the landscape they lived in, and an ...
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Movie Actors & Actresses Fans
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Ray13
Peter Falk 1927-2011 Born in New York City. Had his right eye removed at age 3 and replaced with glass eye due to retinoblastoma. Started acting career on Broadway in 1956. Won 4 Emmy Awards for his acting on TV series 'Columbo.' Nominated twice for...
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aussie sceptics
Apr 2, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Triphid
I tend to think THIS may be going just a bit too far. A man in N.S.W. Australia was given an ORDER by police to move on or face a $1,000 fine because he chose to sit alone in a Public place and eat the Kebab he had just purchased while it was still ...
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Politics
Mar 31, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Storm1752
I really like "Uncle Joe" Biden, but I'm convinced now he's suffering from Alzheimer's and/or early stage dementia, and is no longer fit to be president..
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 25, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Captain_Feelgood
Avoid those lab tests and costly co-pays! Simply go outside and pee in the yard. If ants gather: DIABETES. If you pee on your feet: PROSTATE If it smells like barbecue: CHOLESTEROL If your wrist hurts when you shake it: OSTEOARTHRITIS If ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 14, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by 1of5
What a fun week with the folks! I’d add lots of details but really, who cares? Suffice it to say that dealing with 1 person with Alzheimer's is fun enough, 2 is even better. Add in a concussion to the slightly lucid one, and you get a week of...
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News & Links
Mar 8, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Early-Onset Dementia and Alzheimer's Rates Grow for Younger American Adults
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Memes R Us
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by mistymoon77
Here's your sign...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
ALZHEIMER'S & CBD STUDY A review concluded that "for treatment, CBD can rescue the production of neurofibrillary tangles and inhibit neuronal apoptosis" and "also promotes neuroprotection through different signal ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jan 29, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
ALZHEIMER'S AND CBD A review concluded that "CBD components of cannabis might be useful to treat and prevent because CBD components could suppress the main causal factors of AD" and that "it was suggested that using CBD ...
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Trump Pinata
Jan 25, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by uncle-ernie
Back in 16 I wrote a column, the gist of which was that Lying Donald had 10 out of 10 of the symptoms of Dementia and 8 out of 10 of the symptoms of Alzheimer's according to the descriptions of The Mayo Clinic.
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Movie Actors & Actresses Fans
Jan 3, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Ray13
Geraldine Fitzgerald 1913-2005 Born in Greystones, County Wicklow, Ireland. Studied painting at Dublin School of Art. Began acting career with the Gate Theatre in Dublin. Film debut in "Blind Justice" -1934. Nominated for Best Supporting Actress ...
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Health & Happiness
Dec 16, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Grahame
Leave some water out for native birds and animals. 42c and 45c for two days this week. Click the link for the video.
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Health & Happiness
Dec 8, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by 1of5
LINKEugenia Zukerman on living with Alzheimer's - CBS News
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Feline Fanatics
Nov 20, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by soulless
I walked into the doctors office today and noticed this. The receptionist was telling everyone not to tell the dr. Apparently the cat walked in off the street.
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Insomniacs
Nov 1, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by RavenCT
This article on Alzheimer's research seems important: "Sleep And Alzheimer&039;s: Cerebrospinal Fluid Washes Away Toxins : Shots - Health News : NPR"
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News & Links
Nov 1, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by bingst
LINKSleep And Alzheimer's: Cerebrospinal Fluid Washes Away Toxins : Shots - Health News : NPR
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How to stay safe online
Oct 22, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by MojoDave
This is interesting, coming from the Federal Trade Commission. Fake followers: A social media hoax | FTC Consumer Information
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Oct 9, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by MojoDave
Change in memory test scoring could help catch Alzheimer's earlier in women
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Love & Relationships
Sep 22, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by anonymous
How do you define cheating, within a romantic relationship?
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Health & Happiness
Sep 8, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Agnieszka
Due to the fact that my grandfather had Alzheimer's disease, I attach great importance to my brain's condition and my health in general. I've come across this interesting lecture by Dr. Daniel Amen "How to Keep Your Brain Healthy". I find it useful ...
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General & Hellos
Aug 6, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by St-Sinner
AN INTERESTING PIECE What happens to a body donated to science? Did you know body donation for science is unregulated in the United States? A man who donated his mother's body to what he thought was Alzheimer's research learned later it ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 12, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by greyeyed123
For a really good laugh, look at conservapedia's entry for "atheism": (It causes obesity, cannibalism, cancer, loneliness, low libido, Alzheimer's, and animal abuse. There are may other pages linked from the main "atheism" page ...
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Just for Laughs
May 31, 2019May 2019

Posted by RichieO
Paddy Smith goes to the doctor for his wife's test results. Paddy: "I'm here for Mrs Smith's test results." Receptionist : "Oh, I'm sorry Mr Smith, there's been a problem. We have two sets of test results for a Mrs Smith and we don't know which ...
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Health & Happiness
May 30, 2019May 2019

Posted by Castlepaloma
What is the answer for your happiness? Or what answer can work for your love ones or for your gross national product of happiness? I look for the worst downsides and best upsides first. The rest, just works itself out. Downsides - Most pet pev is ...
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General & Hellos
May 20, 2019May 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKTrump Gets Rally Crowd to Boo Fox News: ‘Something Strange Is Going On’
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
May 12, 2019May 2019

Posted by azzow2
Why do we keep consuming poison on cans? Think of this Coke and Pepsi can be used to remove rust from metal. They put this in cans made from aluminum thus the aluminum must go into the liquid. It has been proven Bauxite causes Alzheimer's so why is ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
May 1, 2019May 2019

Posted by Captnron59
There it is....
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Music Fans
Apr 27, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by TCorCM
Men at Work----> Down Under.
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Music Fans
Apr 16, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Liverpool's Own Beat Group-The Beatles Poster
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General & Hellos
Apr 9, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by jerry99
LINKDoes Donald Trump have dementia? We need to know: Psychologist
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Age Related
Apr 3, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by MissKathleen
Eight areas of age-related change: What is covered: 1. Brain: Memory and Alzheimer's Disease (AD) 2. Bones and Joints 3. Eyes and ears. 4. Digestive and metabolic 5. Urogenital 6. Dental 7. Skin 8. Functional abilities
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General & Hellos
Mar 31, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by OpposingOpposum
LINKA Dozen Dolphins Have Beached Themselves, Showing The Deadly Hallmark of Alzheimer's
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Memes R Us
Mar 22, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Tomfoolery33
See what happens?
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The Union, Dues and Mod Free
Mar 18, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Sheannutt
Lost another dear family member to alzheimer's today, I am very sad?
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 17, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Lutherzme
Clearing brain plaque with light and sound in Alzheimer's patients?
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 8, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by snytiger6
If I Could Turn Back Time....
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The Best of Late Night & News
Feb 26, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by chalupacabre
Massive Trump Facepalm. How Is This Man PRESIDENT?? The advent of trumpsplaining. How many other things must we rename so they're adequately dumbed down?
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Romance & Forever Lost Loves
Feb 10, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by MerlinZap
Another point; 5. When we meet a long-lost love, does it tap into a subconscious memory bank? Are our brains wired in such a way so that they appreciate having positive emotions come back? A: Emotional memories from the past, including lost love ...
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Health & Happiness
Feb 10, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by skado
LINKThe Case for Transmissible Alzheimer's Grows - Scientific American Blog Network
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Trump Pinata
Feb 3, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Science-guy
? anyone want to buy a Medal of Freedom? It’s very easy....
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visual art
Jan 21, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by nastynifty
Old painting.
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jan 21, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by bigpawbullets
Mungo Jerry!!!!! "In The Summertime" It's 1 degree here with a wind chill of -5..... Maybe this will help. ​
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FreeThinkers
Jan 20, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by allmighty
Limit of freeness is limited upto own limit.
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Music Fans
Jan 20, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Livinlife
Simply Red. Holding back the years.
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jan 20, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Be the reason someone believes in the goodness of people.
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Memes R Us
Jan 20, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
& gulls.............
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Metal, Punk, and other Avenues of Aggression
Jan 20, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Seriousreason
Been feeling nostalgic.
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Coffee Drinkers Corner
Jan 19, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by DEsk
Visiting Alberta from B.C. This bodes well.
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Health & Happiness
Jan 18, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by CeliaVL
. Very interesting article on the euthanasia laws in the Netherlands. The hard issue to solve seems to be the dementia/Alzheimer's issue. If you have asked to be euthanised if you lose your mind, should that be carried out if you ...
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Autoimmune Disorders and Rare
Jan 9, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by LadyAlyxandrea
I need to rant. Crps comes with debilitating brain fog. I'm talking Alzheimer's level forgetfulness. Unfortunately my mother can't seem to comprehend this, and is constantly berating me and insulting me and talking down to me. Today I forgot to ...
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Sexual Deviants
Dec 26, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by GipsyOfNewSpain
The Only One...
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Quotes
Dec 14, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Marionville
“A custom loathesome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black, stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless”......King James VI of ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 3, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by MattCooper
I saved this quote a long while back, definitely apt to be shared here: "There's a few stories the same,did some research,because I don't like people being too righteous about religion,simply refusing that it is a man made thing.Here's a letter I ...
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Love & Relationships
Nov 23, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by mistymoon77
I am all in for that. But it can be tough to find that just one person. If you do, they are a keeper.
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The Escapees- - Hide here!
Nov 20, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by Pralina1
Happy Tuesday offenders . Good morning to me , good evening to u . Don't go to your local ED just for a cough . Just saying ?
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Music Fans
Nov 18, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by Wurlitzer
Allie Goertz - Look at Me This song will only make sense to Rick & Morty fans, but if you haven't watched it, do.
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Nov 18, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by sassygirl3869
Sad to see my home for 25 years for sale. Sad day
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Marriage & Long-term Relationships
Nov 17, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by genessa
not sure what i want to say to this group at this moment, may just lurk, but by way of introduction, i am living with my fiance (we've been together since 2000, engaged since 2004, can't afford either to get married properly (i want a party and ...
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Trump Pinata
Oct 30, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by altschmerz
He’s a cruel man who has no respect for the Constitution.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Oct 27, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by phxbillcee
Hayabusa2 Braces for a Rocky Landing on Asteroid Ryugu
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Family & Parenting
Oct 27, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by simplethingswins
I'm taking care of my 92 yr old father with prostate cancer and Alzheimer's disease. If there are any veterans with this same experience please let's talk. It's hard for me talk people that I know because by appearance people tend think that I'm ...
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Movie Lovers
Oct 25, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by Ray13
This year is the 50th anniversary of one of the best low-buget horror films ever made, IMO.
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Memes R Us
Oct 23, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by Rudy1962
Times they are a changing
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Memes R Us
Oct 20, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by Captnron59
Gramps and Alzheimer's.
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Music Fans
Oct 19, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
Free to Groove.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 15, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by ProudMary
Who's really on welfare?
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Humour, Fun, Chuckles, Laughs, or Cutes, From Everywhere.
Oct 14, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by Captain_Feelgood
If you are easily offended you may want to pass this up. I would have posted it in the "offend this" group but the kicked me out for pointing out their stuff wasn't offensive.. Imagine that.. ?
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Sexual Deviants
Oct 6, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by PolyWolf
Where do your fetishes come from? I know not everyone will be able to answer this (for many people, it's just built-in). I am not always comfortable admitting what all my fetishes are either, in part because I'm aware that fetishizing things is ...
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Memes R Us
Sep 24, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by balou
Check for Alzheimer's
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News & Links
Sep 15, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by Rideauxb
LINKGOP Donor Les Wexner Announces Departure From Republican Party After Obama Visit | HuffPost
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Movies that promote deep thought.
Sep 13, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by Ray13
Still Alice. 2015. Julianne Moore gives a great performance as a university professor struggling with Alzheimer's disease. Might be a difficult movie to watch, especially for anyone who has a close friend or relative with Alzheimer's. I know.
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The Gardeners seed and plant exchange.
Aug 28, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by kenriley
Canning some more Hot salsa today this time I using two different hot peppers the carollina reaper and the Brazilian starstar fish, It's for those in my family that keep saying I need to make it hotter. About an hour ago I eat one starfish and then ...
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Health & Happiness
Aug 26, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by OlderWiser
LINKWith Alzheimer's walks planned all over Michigan, father and son gear up for Detroit Zoo jaunt | MLive.com
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