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OregonBlue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-05-05 09:17 AM
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42. Vietnam may be third world but, they are very sophisticated.
Lots of very well-educated people. Many doctors are trained in France, Germany, Canada, U.S.

Don't assume that because a nation is poor, they are also incompetent. I get most of my health care in Thailand. Much better than here. More modern, latest equipment and research. Best health care I have ever had. All the doctors I see there are trained in U.S. or Australia.

Lots of good research going on in SE Asia. Also, big pharmaceutical companies there.
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  - Including flu experts I take it?  Kagemusha   Dec-05-05 12:10 AM   #1 
  - I thought governments were stockpiling it  tinrobot   Dec-05-05 12:13 AM   #2 
  - Oh, he'd NEVER do a thing like that!!! (said with all due sarcasm!)  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:35 AM   #8 
  - It's Rumsfeld's turn to make some money.  mia   Dec-05-05 01:04 AM   #15 
  - Exactly why the administration is pushing the fear tactics!  mod mom   Dec-06-05 08:12 AM   #75 
  - Duct tape revisited  spotbird   Dec-05-05 02:03 PM   #57 
  - it's being stockpiled only because rumsfeld has a  merwin   Dec-05-05 12:21 AM   #3 
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     - Yet another reason why I avoid eating bats...  merwin   Dec-05-05 08:55 AM   #41 
        - Darn, I'll have to revert back to eating scorpions  MadisonProgressive   Dec-05-05 02:13 PM   #58 
           - The pointy bits are the best part  merwin   Dec-05-05 03:17 PM   #62 
  - I have a problem with infor from a third world nation  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 12:22 AM   #4 
     - Not chicken soup--KIM CHI!!!! (BBC, a fairly reliable source, too!)  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:39 AM   #11 
     - MMMMM Kim Chi  formercia   Dec-05-05 12:34 PM   #45 
     - Not if everyone partakes!!!  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:40 PM   #46 
        - I love it too.  formercia   Dec-05-05 03:58 PM   #63 
     - SauerKraut works wonders too!  MadisonProgressive   Dec-05-05 02:13 PM   #59 
     - This is the final paragraph of the article WHO answers with  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:14 AM   #16 
     - that is the whole taco  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:44 AM   #18 
        - Your right thats the whole enchilada!!! But even the rich may not  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:49 AM   #19 
           - of course,.  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:54 AM   #20 
              - time to bring our troops home  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:57 AM   #21 
              - Well if they did get it would be told about it!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 02:02 AM   #23 
              - When this gets out Roche's stock is going down!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:44 PM   #54 
     - Vietnam has been dealing with Avian Flu for quite some time, and their....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 02:02 AM   #22 
     - Words of Wisdom Media Lies Words of wisdom!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 02:04 AM   #24 
     - Like I mentioned in another post- you're misinforming people  depakid   Dec-06-05 11:50 AM   #78 
        - LOL. You don't have any idea what you're talking about...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 01:33 PM   #79 
           - I think I'll stick with empirical science  depakid   Dec-06-05 03:22 PM   #81 
     - Vietnam may be third world but, they are very sophisticated.  OregonBlue   Dec-05-05 09:17 AM   #42 
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  - I think that is key ...  etherealtruth   Dec-05-05 06:09 AM   #33 
  - That's NOT what the peer reviewed research says  depakid   Dec-05-05 12:24 AM   #6 
  - This is the biggest farce and Tamiflu has made Roche a  lovuian   Dec-05-05 12:26 AM   #7 
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  - it is a bio threat-to chickens.  madrchsod   Dec-05-05 12:46 AM   #13 
  - Try reading some real science  depakid   Dec-05-05 02:49 AM   #29 
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  - tamiflu has no effect on the "bird flu"  madrchsod   Dec-05-05 12:38 AM   #9 
  - it's the home grown birds  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 12:57 AM   #14 
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           - No Kidding about the Stephen King novel  KitchenWitch   Dec-05-05 01:57 PM   #56 
        - it not weather it can..  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 02:25 AM   #27 
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  - BullShit! Another BS article by "Big News Network"  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 02:31 AM   #28 
  - I agree that 'Big News Network' is a slightly annoying source  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-05-05 06:39 AM   #34 
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     - No, I think your time zone explanation does fit  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-05-05 04:15 PM   #64 
        - You're probably right about the conspiracy question, but...  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 05:45 PM   #70 
  - You need to do more research on this subject...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 08:13 AM   #39 
     - What!?! Are you saying that to me or the original poster?  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 12:30 PM   #44 
        - Why the apparent confusion? I replied directly to your post.  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 01:25 PM   #51 
           - Why then, the cryptic messages "Media_Lies_Daily"?  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 02:19 PM   #60 
              - Is the NYT trustworthy>??? Big News majority articles  lovuian   Dec-05-05 03:01 PM   #61 
              - My reply to this and your previous question is below.  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 04:41 PM   #67 
              - What "cryptic messages"? I thought I made myself pretty clear.  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 07:51 AM   #74 
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  - He wasn't sick  AngryAmish   Dec-05-05 08:09 AM   #37 
     - What kind of talk is that?  Robb   Dec-05-05 08:27 AM   #40 
  - Tell taht to peer review  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-05-05 03:02 AM   #31 
  - put this in your test tube and grow it  libodem   Dec-05-05 03:17 AM   #32 
  - brought to you by the man  BareNakedLiberal   Dec-05-05 09:39 AM   #43 
  - 60 minutes did a report on some of the poor countries  Corgigal   Dec-05-05 12:46 PM   #47 
  - WhoooHooo...isn't this great?.....Unfriggin believable!!!!!!  goforit   Dec-05-05 12:54 PM   #48 
  - No No No NO NO Noooooooooooooooooooo! This is BS Dis-INFO!!!!  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 01:21 PM   #50 
  - No, it is NOT disinformation. Like I stated previously....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 01:29 PM   #52 
  - Are you saying the United Press is not a good source???  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:38 PM   #53 
     - Helen Thomas quit UPI, in disgust. She had been with them for years nt  MADem   Dec-05-05 04:16 PM   #65 
     - No United Press is NOT a good source anymore. I hasn't been...  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 04:27 PM   #66 
        - Up2 late we are definitely on the same page... Great research  lovuian   Dec-05-05 04:49 PM   #69 
  - Is it just coincidence this is all happening under Boy Bush?  reprobate   Dec-05-05 01:46 PM   #55 
  - I hope all of the hoarding hoglets are reading this.  Maddy McCall   Dec-05-05 04:43 PM   #68 
  - Actually, it is good for five years  Mojorabbit   Dec-06-05 12:05 AM   #73 
     - I'm sorry, but being protected by Tamiflu against the effects of any...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 08:18 AM   #76 
        - I am aware that tamiflu is not a vaccine  Mojorabbit   Dec-06-05 11:36 AM   #77 
  - Wow! Then stockpiling it would be truly Rumsfeldian! (nt)  stickdog   Dec-05-05 06:04 PM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-06-05 02:48 PM   #80 

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