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re: If being gay is genetic: doc tests your baby, says it's gay. Abort? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Random huh? What caused those "random" errors? [/quote] Honest question: do you know what transcription and/or translation is(are)? I'm not going to spend my Sunday teaching you HS level biology. [quote]You sir, are a freaking idiot. [/quote] Says the person who just tried to argue that i...
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re: If being gay is genetic: doc tests your baby, says it's gay. Abort? - onmymedicalgrind
I like it though. It helps me quickly identify those who are not worth my time debating....
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re: If being gay is genetic: doc tests your baby, says it's gay. Abort? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]The power of the soul and the mind over physical matter is real and although we don't see it manifested through telekinesis or bending spoons, we can alter genes. Just like with alcoholism and anxiety, heart-disease and other traits passed on through the centuries. But, as with those tr...
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re: If being gay is genetic: doc tests your baby, says it's gay. Abort? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]don't think you people understand how "being genetic" works[/quote] Of course they dont. Most of this board is scientifically illiterate. ...
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re: Cross-Cultural Evidence for the Genetics of Homosexuality - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Has the gay gene(s) been isolated?[/quote] Whenever someone asks the above within this context, I know to 100% ignore them because they don't understand how any of this works. ...
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re: Cross-Cultural Evidence for the Genetics of Homosexuality - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Yes. Because its obvious that if they ever can test for gay in the womb, the rubber is going to meet the road. Denying this is silly[/quote] When this "rubber meets the road" who knows wtf the political landscape will be like. Abortion may no longer be a hot topic issue. There might not...
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re: Muslim refugees straining minnesota health sector due to disease outbreaks - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]I just linked an article saying they did[/quote] :lol: well I guess that settles it. I seriously wonder how alot of you function on a day to day basis...
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re: Muslim refugees straining minnesota health sector due to disease outbreaks - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]It is against muslim tradition to vaccinate childre[/quote] Since when?...
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re: Science pivot: fat not bad - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]While they certainly have their place /power.... [/quote] Yes they certainly do. You could have saved yourself the time in c&p that article, I'm well aware of all of those things. But when faced with "conflicting" evidence, I will always lean towards the higher level and more well-designed...
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re: Science pivot: fat not bad - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Below are two of the leading figures who are passing on the same info I am in this thread. [/quote] I couldn't give 2 flying fricks what any "leading figures" say. I'm a very simple guy: just show me the data. Preferably Level I. If its well designed and executed, I will be convinced. ...
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re: Science pivot: fat not bad - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]The widely held belief among doctors and the public that saturated fats clog up the arteries,[/quote] This was never the "widely held belief." Cholesterol plaques clog arteries, not saturated fats. Who wrote this article. [quote]editorial published online in the British Journal of Sport...
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re: Yale grad students staging "SYMBOLIC" hunger strike - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]It is better than my job.[/quote] No its not. They essentially have a 30K/yr job. No way you get paid that little as a resident. Don't let the "free tuition" part mislead you. ...
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re: Yale grad students staging "SYMBOLIC" hunger strike - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]2. WTF are they protesting? That's a sweet gig.[/quote] :lol: :lol: :lol: No, not its not. Grad student life sucks...
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re: How can trangenderism be considered anything other than a mental disorder? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Because 30% attempt suicide and 42% report self harm attempts. [/quote] Yea so those at risk for suicide and self harm need to be treated. You still havent convinced me that all people who identify with the other gender (aka transgenders) need treatment of some sort. [quote]tudies show g...
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re: How can trangenderism be considered anything other than a mental disorder? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]No, they need treatment. They don't need to be "let be" anymore than a schizophrenic.[/quote] Why do they need treatment? Which ones specifically need treatments. Pyschotropic medications arent benign--which I'm sure you dont need to be reminded of....
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re: How can trangenderism be considered anything other than a mental disorder? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]Starting a child or adolescent on hormone replacement is hurting them. That is the point I am stressing here. It is in no way a benign medication.[/quote] Im curious as to what the prevalence of this is in the first place. Because it sure does occupy a large percentage of our debates....
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re: How can trangenderism be considered anything other than a mental disorder? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote] They don't define it as a medical issue.[/quote] Well this just isnt true....
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re: How can trangenderism be considered anything other than a mental disorder? - onmymedicalgrind
[quote]shouldnt take people who feel like a girl and cut their dicks off.[/quote] Why not? What are very general indications for any elective surgical intervention?...
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