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Warpy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-23-10 11:55 PM
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36. If it floats your boat to believe that, go ahead
Edited on Fri Sep-24-10 12:24 AM by Warpy
but epidemiologists think about things quite a bit differently, as do bariatricians and all know something else is at work.
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  -We are NOT number one in obesity rates (Again) nadinbrzezinski  Sep-23-10 02:52 PM   #0 
  - I still maintain there are genetic factors that affect this.  w8liftinglady   Sep-23-10 02:55 PM   #1 
  - You are more than just correct  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 02:59 PM   #2 
     - I have seen that problem with my patients in the US  w8liftinglady   Sep-23-10 03:04 PM   #3 
        - The tortillas, beans, chiles and squash are not the issue  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 03:22 PM   #6 
           - lol..see how out of the loop I am?I thought that was OUR "excuse"  w8liftinglady   Sep-23-10 03:36 PM   #12 
           - In mexico the relationship is far clearer than in the US  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:29 PM   #19 
           - I agree! The pre-columbian diet was very healthy  K8-EEE   Sep-23-10 04:37 PM   #21 
              - I cannot eat gluten so we live on rice  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:41 PM   #23 
  - Obesity has followed the classic pattern of an infectious epidemic  Warpy   Sep-23-10 03:07 PM   #4 
  - I agree,Warpy...when I see it in youth  w8liftinglady   Sep-23-10 03:12 PM   #5 
  - I watched a show the other night about soda pop  SoCalDem   Sep-23-10 03:23 PM   #7 
     - Doesn't soda in Mexico use cane sugar?  BlueCheese   Sep-23-10 03:28 PM   #11 
        - I think Coke does, but I don't know about others  SoCalDem   Sep-23-10 03:37 PM   #13 
        - Superama, Aurrera, Walmart= same thing  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:24 PM   #16 
        - I like your username!  Leftist Agitator   Sep-23-10 04:08 PM   #15 
        - Since my "addiction:" is a light version of  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:26 PM   #17 
  - Insecticides will be found to be  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 03:23 PM   #8 
  - They very well could be, but that doesn't explain the pattern fully.  Warpy   Sep-23-10 03:24 PM   #9 
     - No but it will be a major factor  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:37 PM   #22 
  - No, it's not just metabolic rates.  kstewart33   Sep-23-10 03:59 PM   #14 
  - I'm a multiple substance abuser myself  eridani   Sep-23-10 08:10 PM   #24 
  - If it floats your boat to believe that, go ahead  Warpy   Sep-23-10 11:55 PM   #36 
  - No no no. Fat people looooove being fat; need to be told they're fat and are usually really stupid  REP   Sep-23-10 08:19 PM   #26 
  - That is a very interesting observation.  Odin2005   Sep-24-10 12:10 AM   #37 
     - I'll share  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-24-10 12:14 AM   #38 
     - It's not my observation  Warpy   Sep-24-10 09:54 AM   #39 
  - i'm sure we'll try harder next year  spanone   Sep-23-10 03:24 PM   #10 
  - So, there are now more McDonald's in Mexico than here? n/t  joeybee12   Sep-23-10 04:28 PM   #18 
  - Ok here is the deal  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 04:36 PM   #20 
  - Even if we were, it is no one's business. It is like saying " we are number X in abortions"  The Straight Story   Sep-23-10 08:16 PM   #25 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-10 08:20 PM   #27 
     - Nice attempt at labeling to deflect the simple facts  The Straight Story   Sep-23-10 08:25 PM   #28 
        - The simple fact is that you are a left wing libertarian  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 08:31 PM   #29 
           - Another attempt at labeling  The Straight Story   Sep-23-10 08:36 PM   #30 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-10 08:39 PM   #31 
                 - If you favor policy restricting choices based on financial impacts of choices  The Straight Story   Sep-23-10 08:45 PM   #32 
                    - You made this too easy  kwassa   Sep-23-10 09:06 PM   #33 
                    - You are talking of policy matters  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 11:49 PM   #35 
                    - So if the govt studies show abortion and sex in general cost more  The Straight Story   Sep-24-10 07:33 PM   #40 
                       - Actually, not that you understand this, general health studies  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-24-10 08:28 PM   #43 
                       - You are your government  kwassa   Sep-24-10 08:37 PM   #45 
                    - Again who mentioned anything about money?  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-10 11:47 PM   #34 
                       - "As I said what you think freedom is quite skewed. "  The Straight Story   Sep-24-10 07:43 PM   #41 
                          - You are equating money to freedom  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-24-10 08:25 PM   #42 
  - Factory farms  mucifer   Sep-24-10 08:29 PM   #44 
 

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