“One consequence of medicalising exercise is that we prescribe it.”

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We now “medicalize” everything and that is too bad because it leads to the wrong attitude.  If everything is a “condition” then there is a “treatment” for everything and that not true. I read an article today in which someone explained that they have “a protein” every other day for lunch.  For God’s ...

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New Renewable Fuel Might be 3 Times More Powerful Than Gasoline

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The U.S. Department of Energy is now backing continued research of an incredible fuel that has up to three times the energy content of gasoline. More importantly, it could ...

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Testing assumptions

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    There&rsquo;s still a lot of <a href="https://beesbuzz.biz/blog/693-The-ongoing-MSG-discourse">MSG discourse</a> happening in certain pockets of the Internet; right now it&rsquo;s mostly on food YouTube, where folks are primarily saying that people who claim ...

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ROM Site Owner Made $30,000 a Year — Now Owes Nintendo $2.1 Million

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An anonymous reader quotes Ars Technica: The now-unemployed owner of a shuttered ROM distribution site has been ordered to pay $2.1 million in damages to Nintendo after trying and failing to defend himself in the case. In September 2019, Nintendo filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles resident Matth...

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