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    When the pain is bad go to the ER. It seems like...

    When the pain is bad go to the ER. It seems like that is your only option to get any treatment started. Use it!
    Oh, and don't minimize your pain or the limitations it imposes. IME you have to...
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    I worked at McDs while getting my masters and...

    I worked at McDs while getting my masters and substitute teaching. It was a job that I could fit in around my hours. I found it reasonable work for the wages. But not something you could live on...
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    While I can't ride my Morgan anymore, at least I...

    While I can't ride my Morgan anymore, at least I can talk Morgans! (I also had a Morgan cross before this one)

    IME, Morgans have fewer issues with balance than most other types. While they are...
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    BTW, I think of these bully bosses as not just...

    BTW, I think of these bully bosses as not just assholes, but constipated assholes. Not even functional! :winkgrin:
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    Only once. Usually I can deal with criticism. ...

    Only once. Usually I can deal with criticism. And when I had asshole bosses I found it easier to not cry as they were predictably awful and I managed to insulate myself. But the corporate nonsense...
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    So what is this guy like NOW? Is he still...

    So what is this guy like NOW? Is he still carrying this "wrong side of the tracks" baggage, or is this what he has overcome. Big difference.

    The other thing that I have found with friends'...
  7. Thread: Ear wax flushing

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    I had it done - no problem at all. The PA tried...

    I had it done - no problem at all.
    The PA tried first with a little device that was supposed to loosen and then suck it up. No Luck. So she went to another version that had more power and that got...
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    Thanks for the ideas. I'll let you know how it...

    Thanks for the ideas. I'll let you know how it turns out!
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    Dog Ramp grip materials

    I am revising the dog ramp from the doggie door which goes down about 30" into the dog run. I want to make it longer and so less steep and also increase the traction. Currently it is a Hale ramp of...
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    Is it possible for him to work part-time? He...

    Is it possible for him to work part-time? He would have a better chance to experience some success if the demands weren't so great.
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    I have actually had tracfones for a while. I...

    I have actually had tracfones for a while. I have some dead spots that other phones don't seem to have, but generally get service.
    Current phone is a not-totally-stupid LG touchscreen. Calls,...
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    Teaching requirements vary widely from state to...

    Teaching requirements vary widely from state to state. (CT requires a masters after the provisional certificate which allows you to teach, I think 3 years) Check out what is needed in the state he...
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    Yep, call the police next time she appears to be...

    Yep, call the police next time she appears to be out of control. Try to quote any alarming statements she makes and be as dramatic as you can be while still being honest. The point is to get an...
  14. It seems like if you want a trainer to work on...

    It seems like if you want a trainer to work on your horse/mule for riding and cantering, the website should feature a variety of horses being ridden in normal ways and actually cantering!
    Sitting...
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    :lol: I think menstruation is the best...

    :lol:

    I think menstruation is the best argument against Intelligent design! :winkgrin:
  16. My Aussie did not handle blindness well. He also...

    My Aussie did not handle blindness well. He also had some neuro issues as he tended to go left. I worked with him for a while and tried to get him to acclimate. Ultimately he continued to walk...
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    To clarify: I know that I can afford what I have...

    To clarify: I know that I can afford what I have spent. I will just give up some non-essentials for a bit. But the experience got me to thinking about the difficulty of drawing the line. ...
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    How much do you spend?

    I haven't totaled up my vet bills for my girldog's back issues and assorted complications. She had 2 MRIs, much medication, a spinal injection, spinal surgery, and a couple of overnight stays for...
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    Awww... Adorableness! Enjoy!

    Awww...
    Adorableness! Enjoy!
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    Well, in a small way... I was retiring and...

    Well, in a small way...
    I was retiring and friend happened to be flying into town. A coworker was having a retirement party and friend said she had been asked to say a few words. I told her...
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    I understand participation awards for little...

    I understand participation awards for little kids. I think the "trophy for everyone" came about when organized sports became more common for preschoolers. Kids that young really shouldn't be pushed...
  22. Thread: New Lameness

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    When she was lame again after a short course of...

    When she was lame again after a short course of steroids, vet suggested that we really did need to look at her neck. :sigh: Another $$$ MRI

    Good news! Her discs and spinal cord are fine! She...
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    I can't take Aleve - terrible stomach issues with...

    I can't take Aleve - terrible stomach issues with it.

    Took Ibuprofen for years. Not supposed to anymore due to stomach issues. Tylenol does nothing. I have a prescription for Celebrex which...
  24. Thread: New Lameness

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    Kind of weird. At times she has been...

    Kind of weird. At times she has been head-bobbing lame. Looks to be weight-bearing (I guess my experiences with a lame horse has come in handy). Right now she is gimpy when she first gets up and...
  25. Thread: New Lameness

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    New Lameness

    So Miss Complications strikes again:sigh:

    The history: Lee was diagnosed with a disc problem last fall. Tried rest and anti-inflammatories but still painful. Had spine injected. The next day...
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