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Old 09-28-2005, 03:58 PM   #11
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As a biologist, you know you need what is in there. Unless you get ill, the parasites and other bacteria stay in check.
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As a biologist, you know you need what is in there. Unless you get ill, the parasites and other bacteria stay in check.
Correct...and having zero parasites is likely not all that healthy....if your immune system does not have enough to do, it tends to get bored/confused and starts going after good things....there is a lot of emerging research that ties MS, Lupus and other conditions to under-challenged/poorly-trained immune systems.
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....there is a lot of emerging research that ties MS, Lupus and other conditions to under-challenged/poorly-trained immune systems.
That's my excuse for having lots of pets and a messy house :P I want to keep my kids immune systems challenged!
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As a biologist, you know you need what is in there. Unless you get ill, the parasites and other bacteria stay in check.
I know that some things need to stay.. but the thought of parasites (like the ones I/we've studied up close and personal) creeps me out and I would prefer them not to be there.
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I know that some things need to stay.. but the thought of parasites (like the ones I/we've studied up close and personal) creeps me out and I would prefer them not to be there.
That's kinda funny. They've most likely been there most of your life, and although not doing any harm or otherwise letting their presence be known, are now on the extermination list because suddenly it's realized that they exist.

Did you know that every human has parasites that live at the base of their eyelashes? It's true. I remember seeing something about it on a National Geographic program where they explored the very small and the very fast (things that are there that the naked eye cannot see). You're not going to pluck your eyelashes or soak your face in Listerine are you?
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Did you know that every human has parasites that live at the base of their eyelashes? It's true. I remember seeing something about it on a National Geographic program where they explored the very small and the very fast (things that are there that the naked eye cannot see). You're not going to pluck your eyelashes or soak your face in Listerine are you?
Symbiotes, actually....and they are in all hair areas, but particularly in the eyelashes and eyebrows...interestingly, they tend to reptoduce faster after being exposed to warm water.
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I do clease about once a year ... the idea is to make sure YOU know what your doing not the kid behind the counter... ohhh and eating fruits and veggies is a great thing so is getting balenced souble and insouble fibver ( most drs dont know the difference I have found)
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I do ...a great thing....getting balenced souble and insouble fibver
Here you go (whoever named this product should have been shot):

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If you are really want to clean your bowels.......eat an entire bag of fig newtons and a bunch of watermelon. Just don't make any plans for the rest of the day 8O
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I do ...a great thing....getting balenced souble and insouble fibver
Here you go (whoever named this product should have been shot):

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Yup that name is horrible..lol...
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