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raccoon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-16-06 08:22 AM
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29. When did THAT happen?
"we don't have socialized medicine in Holland any more. "
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  -"We will have to get used to dying again." AlienGirl  May-16-06 03:28 AM   #0 
  - Maybe a healthy diet  rawtribe   May-16-06 03:35 AM   #1 
  - Prevention is a key element  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   May-16-06 03:44 AM   #4 
  - Agreed...  rawtribe   May-16-06 03:56 AM   #8 
  - You also have to figure in that our environment  Horse with no Name   May-16-06 07:46 PM   #62 
  - I can tell you first hand that since I have been cooking for my  henslee   May-16-06 04:18 AM   #10 
  - Yes, but... what if you live in a polluted country, and the new EPA  lectrobyte   May-16-06 08:13 AM   #27 
  - I was a 28-year-old vegan who exercised daily when I got oral cancer  AlienGirl   May-16-06 08:16 AM   #28 
  - a lot of the lifestyle-based "prevention" dogma is just victim-blaming  NorthernSpy   May-16-06 08:52 AM   #36 
  - When oil gets expensive enough, and more folks garden and hunt  Ciggies and coffee   May-16-06 10:28 AM   #46 
     - People didn't live so long back in the days when everyone  SmokingJacket   May-16-06 07:50 PM   #63 
  - To everything there is a season  Sapphire Blue   May-16-06 03:41 AM   #2 
  - He Makes A Good Point  REP   May-16-06 03:44 AM   #3 
  - I think the point was that the best, high-tech care is out of reach  AlienGirl   May-16-06 08:24 AM   #31 
     - We met the point of diminishing returns decades ago  Ciggies and coffee   May-16-06 11:05 AM   #49 
  - I'm glad I'm not teaching right now. I don't think I could  sfexpat2000   May-16-06 03:46 AM   #5 
  - "Children died. Young people my age died"... in the Middle Ages  rman   May-16-06 03:49 AM   #6 
  - Good call on the "personal responsibility" meme  Mandate My Ass   May-16-06 06:53 AM   #16 
  - When did THAT happen?  raccoon   May-16-06 08:22 AM   #29 
  - happened this year  rman   May-16-06 11:25 AM   #53 
  - 'Republicans* building a bridge to the 14th century!" One of my fav's.  The Wielding Truth   May-16-06 11:22 AM   #52 
  - Frankly, It is easier to get used to the idea of dying.  icymist   May-16-06 03:55 AM   #7 
  - Knowledge is power.  rawtribe   May-16-06 04:04 AM   #9 
     - Have a sicker, longer living population  Ciggies and coffee   May-16-06 11:15 AM   #51 
  - working in a hospital  greenman3610   May-16-06 06:29 AM   #11 
  - Self care...there is a can of worms I would not be wanting to open  greekspeak   May-16-06 06:45 AM   #13 
     - Another example of that, for years women past the menopause  raccoon   May-16-06 08:25 AM   #32 
     - You committed a heresy  Ciggies and coffee   May-16-06 11:29 AM   #54 
  - It truly makes me wonder why  China_cat   May-16-06 06:36 AM   #12 
  - Good point. nt  raccoon   May-16-06 08:26 AM   #33 
  - Organ recipients aren't always rich  Horse with no Name   May-16-06 07:52 PM   #64 
  - How sad that young person has already given up. I fear for our  Chimichurri   May-16-06 06:49 AM   #14 
  - He will probably change his tune when it's him  treestar   May-16-06 09:21 AM   #39 
  - "We will have to get used to child labor again."  Junkdrawer   May-16-06 06:53 AM   #15 
  - what do you mean "again"?  anarch   May-16-06 11:13 AM   #50 
     - Good point!  Junkdrawer   May-16-06 11:30 AM   #55 
  - He just sounds very young to me  clyrc   May-16-06 06:56 AM   #17 
  - I expect to just die  HeeBGBz   May-16-06 07:33 AM   #18 
  - Spoken by a kid who's never been touched by death.  Bridget Burke   May-16-06 07:36 AM   #19 
  - Where does it say the kid has never been touched by death?  NoMoreMyths   May-16-06 09:18 AM   #38 
  - So--the answer to health care problems is to let more people die?  Bridget Burke   May-16-06 09:29 AM   #40 
     - I could care less about the money  NoMoreMyths   May-16-06 09:49 AM   #43 
        - The kid said "we have to get used to dying"....  Bridget Burke   May-16-06 10:02 AM   #44 
           - This is ignorance of the idea of death?  NoMoreMyths   May-16-06 10:45 AM   #47 
              - "any type of medicine is tampering with the natural life cycle"....  Bridget Burke   May-16-06 10:50 AM   #48 
              - If you get cancer, will you get chemo? Or let nature take its course?  AlienGirl   May-16-06 07:25 PM   #59 
  - Not a Goth, just a fairly ordinary nineteen-year-old  AlienGirl   May-16-06 09:30 AM   #41 
  - that's what i was thinking  Blue_Tires   May-16-06 07:42 PM   #61 
  - I tried to post something in GD regarding our perceptions of death  mdmc   May-16-06 07:43 AM   #20 
  - k/r  mdmc   May-16-06 07:47 AM   #21 
  - there were some neat responses before it got lounged  mdmc   May-16-06 08:09 AM   #26 
  - Choosing your moment  sweetheart   May-16-06 07:56 AM   #24 
     - thank you sweetheart  mdmc   May-16-06 08:07 AM   #25 
        - surrendering activity  sweetheart   May-16-06 08:23 AM   #30 
           - beautiful  mdmc   May-16-06 09:01 AM   #37 
  - I think..  sendero   May-16-06 07:50 AM   #22 
  - "They'll all be sorry when I'm gone"....  Bridget Burke   May-16-06 09:31 AM   #42 
  - We are used to people dying. Other people.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-16-06 07:52 AM   #23 
  - Sounds like my friend who says people ought to just drop dead  Triana   May-16-06 08:31 AM   #34 
  - College students  Hardhead   May-16-06 08:52 AM   #35 
  - Let me die when my time is up..  Ciggies and coffee   May-16-06 10:24 AM   #45 
  - Speaking as an uninsured person who is still a few years from  Vinca   May-16-06 11:38 AM   #56 
  - I think there is an obsession  bloom   May-16-06 11:40 AM   #57 
  - If society will just let the individual die, then the individual has no  Marr   May-16-06 12:00 PM   #58 
  - This is my position these days.  bemildred   May-16-06 07:29 PM   #60 
  - Most depressing thread EVER.  SmokingJacket   May-16-06 07:54 PM   #65 

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