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  1. trfogey

    Satirical posts in the forum

    In the past week, we've had a little fun with some satirical posts about a few things that we see a lot of in this part of ALSForums. We've had some laughs, vented some of our irritations, and some of our members have demonstrated a creative spirit that we all envy. But, as with most good...
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    dian_na's mother

    dian_na's mother passed away Sunday afternoon, four and a half years after her ALS diagnosis. Like most of you caregivers, Diana didn't have a lot of time to participate on ALS forums, but when she did, it was always worth reading. May the piece and comfort of God wrap around her and...
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    ALSUntangled report #15 -- Coconut Oil

    Here's the report from about coconut oil. Short version -- based on prior studies with similar agents (ketogenic and high-fat diets) in ALS animal model, coconut oil is worthy of further study. I've attached a PDF copy of the report to this post. And the usual trfogey disclaimer concerning...
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    Life is like a box of...

    Read the following in the comments for a blog that I read regularly: "...[D]amn if that Ben Hur cat was not the Forrest Gump of the Roman Empire, meeting up with the Magi, Jesus, the Emperor, Herod and all those other bigshots." The chances of that commenter's age being over 40? Near zero, I'd...
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    Joelc

    One year ago today, you left us and moved on to your (and our) ultimate home. We've managed to grow without you, but it would have been easier had you been here. Christine and the rest of your family are in our prayers today as we remember the wisdom, friendship, and love you poured into...
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    Dr. Richard K. Olney

    Dr. Olney was one of the top ALS clinicians and researchers in the US. Such irony that he should have been struck down by the disease he spent his career fighting. Dr. Richard Olney dies: expert on, victim of ALS Rest in peace, Dr. Olney.
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    ALSuntangled is on the case

    Received the following Tweet from ALSuntangled the other day. "ALSUntangled #1 dealt with key issues on Lyme and ALS. By popular demand we will investigate <website URL deleted> very soon." Yes, the site is the one whose book stole the screen captures from here and ALS TDI. If you were...
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    Happy Birthday, joelc

    Even though I know that you are free of the monster and in a far better place, I still think of you daily and miss your wise counsel. Hope this is the greatest birthday you've ever had. Many thoughts and prayers from my family to Christine and the rest of your family. Looking forward to...
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    A timely reminder....

    Putting this in the General Discussion forum so that more folks will see it. Everyone -- please be aware that every post that you make here is available to anyone on the I n t e r n e t. Be careful to guard any information that you wouldn't want spread across and misused on that network by...
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    364 days until.....

    .... the end of the Long Count on the Mayan calendar. Are you ready?
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