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Forum: Health - Disability 07-12-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By FormLetter
It's often useful to start at the beginning. ...

It's often useful to start at the beginning. Since it is the client asking for a specific measure, maybe ask them precisely what they mean. You can frame as them "helping you to help them". Of...
Forum: Health - Disability 07-12-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 470
Posted By FormLetter
So did Walmart create an insurance entity? Or...

So did Walmart create an insurance entity? Or are they the distribution channel (and part of the provider network of course) for an existing insurance entity? It seems the latter would be a quicker...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 07-12-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 104
Posted By FormLetter
What's your preferred method for listening to...

What's your preferred method for listening to podcasts?

I've usually either just played the video version on Youtube and of course the video aspect played zero role, or I've used Pandora, but...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 07-12-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 104
Posted By FormLetter
Podcast recommendations - for background while doing cleaning, yardwork, etc

Can the glorious AO denizens recommend some of their favorite podcasts that might be good for background listening while doing things like:
-cleaning
-organizing garage/basement
-yardwork...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 06-03-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 21,304
Posted By FormLetter
I've now altered my alcohol consumption to where...

I've now altered my alcohol consumption to where I've had it about 4 times in 18-20 weeks.

The most recent were decidedly unenjoyable from a gustatory perspective, but were used as a test that...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 05-31-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,505
Posted By FormLetter
multiple chicken/egg scenarios at play, all at...

multiple chicken/egg scenarios at play, all at the same time
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 05-31-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By FormLetter
Unless you're in a position to move quickly...

Unless you're in a position to move quickly enough for it to matter, it seems the whole COVID-19 situation is too close to short-term in nature to really factor in, unless you think it creates a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-04-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,492
Posted By FormLetter
Not to mention they frequently eliminate items...

Not to mention they frequently eliminate items and introduce new items. So for this to actually be done, he needs to buy one of everything currently in stock right NOW, and keep it on hand to make...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-25-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,564
Posted By FormLetter
Putting on pants is a heavy cost to pay.

Putting on pants is a heavy cost to pay.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-25-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,162
Posted By FormLetter
agreed x12

agreed x12
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
Then there are other things they can do to...

Then there are other things they can do to potentiate the effect of their pain pills so that they can get the effect of a higher dose while taking a lower dose, decreasing the risk of developing...
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
One thing that isn't done in the US that is done...

One thing that isn't done in the US that is done in some countries in Europe is to prescribe compound medications that combine an opiate/opioid with a drug like dextromethorphan (the active...
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
cyclobenzaprine - That is good stuff, except it...

cyclobenzaprine - That is good stuff, except it tends to make me groggy. I only use that if I know I'm going to hanging around home for the rest of the day.
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
Also try some kratom. Very effective for people...

Also try some kratom. Very effective for people I know with hip/back/leg pain from long-term issues of car accidents, office jobs, etc.
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
Wow I'm amazed you got that long of a...

Wow I'm amazed you got that long of a prescription with 6/day. I'm guessing they were 5mg.

Street value tends to be around $1 / mg, so it gets to be a lot with a steady script like that. I've...
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
Agreed x 12 I know several people who have...

Agreed x 12

I know several people who have had their pain management scripts, which aren't a problem for them at all, and which they don't abuse, decreased or flat out cut or told they needed to...
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 27,775
Posted By FormLetter
I disagree with what is commonly referred to as...

I disagree with what is commonly referred to as the "disease model" of addiction. There is a body of literature out there that involves something referred to as the "change equation", which...
Forum: Health - Disability 08-12-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,841
Posted By FormLetter
LTC? Is that ever offered on a group basis? ...

LTC? Is that ever offered on a group basis?

My actual first thought was that this would be for some attempt at creating a state-level form of universal public plan, where the entire state...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-09-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,828
Posted By FormLetter
Early on in relationships, dudes should tell the...

Early on in relationships, dudes should tell the girls that they should 'make it up in volume'. But depending on how the girls interpret that, it could backfire big time.
#makethingsclear
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,645
Posted By FormLetter
I haven't died, as you can probably tell, but...

I haven't died, as you can probably tell, but I'm hanging on.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 09:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,645
Posted By FormLetter
WELCOME TO DEATH

WELCOME TO DEATH
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,645
Posted By FormLetter
I don't quite know how to duplicate this...

I don't quite know how to duplicate this sentiment, but I'd like to give it a shot.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,645
Posted By FormLetter
:bigtime: hugs

:bigtime: hugs
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 883
Posted By FormLetter
I still have dreams of my feline children that...

I still have dreams of my feline children that have shuffled off this mortal coil. The ashes are with us, and I sometimes feel like I hear the sounds that go along with them, but missing them likely...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-04-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 883
Posted By FormLetter
I see and feel the love. The pets never truly...

I see and feel the love. The pets never truly leave us.
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