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re: Official: Ole Miss Look-a-Like thread - Elephino
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re: St. John's Wort - Anxiety, mood enhancer - Elephino
The IPA won't interact with it. Alcohol can increase the production of CYP2E1, which is why alcohol and tylenol don't pair well. There are studies that show efficacy in mood enhancement with St. John's Wort. It might be something worth trying if you weren't taking any other medications....
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re: St. John's Wort - Anxiety, mood enhancer - Elephino
[quote]Should any specific medications or alcohol be avoided while taking it?[/quote] Yes, it can interact with several medications from the point of causing them to be metabolized more quickly. It contains a chemical called hyperforin, which is an activator of the pregnane x receptor that is th...
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re: OT old guys and MDs do you take a testosterone pill? NO, not "andro-GEL". - Elephino
[quote] they are used for breast cancer, damn near exclusively[/quote] All of the drugs in the class were originally derived from the stilbene scaffold of diethylstilbestrol (clomid, tamoxifen, raloxifene). I bet that a good number of your patients receiving evista aren't taking it as part of a ...
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re: OT old guys and MDs do you take a testosterone pill? NO, not "andro-GEL". - Elephino
Aromatase inhibitors will prevent the conversion of androgen to estrogen, but it isn't an effective long-term solution. Estrogen is required in men for things like maintaining bone mineral density. SARMs are being investigated for things like maintaining/increasing muscle mass, but they are still ...
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re: OT old guys and MDs do you take a testosterone pill? NO, not "andro-GEL". - Elephino
Oxandrolone is by far one of the safest oral androgens (with regards to liver toxicity and the inability to be aromaticized to an estrogen), but it isn't commonly used to treat low T levels. It is more commonly used to treat muscle wasting diseases. To my recollection, there isn't an oral testoste...
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re: .... - Elephino
[quote]The majority boil down to one thing, daddy issues. She was abused by her father and has severe insecurity due to it. It affects our relationship immensely. She's the kind of person that needs constant reassurance, constant coddling. I'm the complete opposite. She's always questioning our rela...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Like I said, community. We live in a burb of Greenville, SC with everything you could imagine as far as recreation and amenities (by far the best city in which we've lived). My son is young, but plays football and baseball. We do travel football and he's been on all-stars in baseball. My daughte...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Really hard to replace what we have. We live in a great community where everyone knows everyone, neighborhood pool, playground, and soccer field. We all hang out together socially. As long as the school is on their game and offers a wide variety of AP, elective, athletics, and extra-curricular (to...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Thanks for all the replies. Sorry I bailed on the thread, but had an evening work obligation, and it's been a long Saturday (Frickin' Tigers). It appears the consensus is between Pass Christian and Ocean Springs. I'll just say I'm currently leaning towards one of those while I think my wife is a ...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
[quote]I'm thinking you'd hate life more if you had to live with your in-laws for 2 months. [/quote] Maybe if it were 15-20 years ago, but they are old now and I'll be out early and back late. If the commute were horrible though, I would consider an apartment or extended stay place closer to wor...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Thanks. I think I've looked at every home online between Pass Christian and Ocean Springs several times. I won't get serious about it until I have to list mine in mid Feb....
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
I've done lots of research. Now I'm looking for first-hand experience from people who live it everyday. But, I appreciate your concern....
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Thanks, I hadn't seen that article. I've been using the 2016 US News rankings, which are pretty different. We're currently in a large (5A) school district with lots of course and extracurricular opportunity. I'd like to find a similar place as long as size didn't kill academic performance. ...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
What's the story on commuting traffic? I will have to be there in April and my family won't follow until the end of the school year. I thought about commuting from my in-laws in Slidell for those 2 months (50-55 miles). Am I going to hate life?...
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
I don't have an area. That's what I'm trying to find out. I'm open to the best place within a 30 or so mile radius of Biloxi north of I-10. edit: job will be north of I-10. I don't need to live north of I-10....
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
Not familiar with the roads, but it's north of I-10. I have always commuted 30-40 miles, so a short drive to be in an ideal area doesn't bother me. It will be less than that from either Pass Christian or Ocean Springs....
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
I grew up in the NOLA area and went to the coast often as a kid. I haven't lived in the area for 16+ years. That's part of the reason for moving. Trying to get closer to home and family....
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re: Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
I have a friend that works for DuPont and lives in Pass Christian. He seems to like it. I also have a relative in Ocean Springs who thinks it's great. I need some people with experience raising kids in these areas. I know St. Stanislaus is great. Not sure how my son would feel about it though....
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Help with relocating to the MS Gulf Coast - Elephino
I have accepted a position in the Biloxi area. I need expert opinions on places to live, especially with regards to schools. I have one child that will be starting high school and one that will be in 4th grade. Neighborhoods, academics, and sports are top priorities, and I don't need to live 5 m...
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