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  • Questioning the Regular Yearly Flu Shot

    12/05/2009 6:18:38 AM PST · by RetSignman · 27 replies · 717+ views
    Me | Dec. 5, 2009 | RetSignman
    I have some serious concerns about the yearly shot that most people get during the flu season. It has been many years since I have had a serious cold or the flu.. This year after I had my shot, I came down with serious flu symptoms and it has been hanging on for more than a week. My next door neighbor also came down with the flu after she had her yearly shot, she went to her doctor and confirmed she, indeed, had the flu. I know that that this happens on occasion that the shot can cause the flu...
  • Who needs which flu vaccine?

    09/21/2009 10:06:55 AM PDT · by Nachum · 31 replies · 905+ views
    breitbart ^ | 9/21/09 | ap
    Who needs vaccine against regular winter flu, and who should be first in line for the swine flu shot? There's lots of overlap. Regular flu vaccine is available now, and people who need it most include: _Adults 50 and older. _All children age 6 months to 18 years. _Pregnant women. _People of any age with chronic health problems like asthma, heart disease or a weakened immune system.
  • Why Both Kim Jong-il and Regular Troops No Show on That Day(discontent among poorly-fed troops)

    09/13/2008 1:21:43 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 25 replies · 348+ views
    Chosun Ilbo ^ | 09/12/08 | Kang Chol-hwan
    /begin my excerpts Why Both Kim Jong-il and Regular Troops No Show on That Day Military parade done by 'reserve unit' Worker-Peasant Red Militia on the anniversary. Why? Kang Chol-hwan N. Korea held a celebration for the 60th anniversary of N. Korea's founding on Sept. 9, but Kim Jong-il, the guest of honor, was nowhere to be seen. It is customary to have massive military parade by regular troops in the morning. However, they had late-afternoon parade by Worker-Peasant Red Militia and Red Youth Militia along with Pyongyang citizens, revealing that Kim Jong-il's health problem is real. N. Korea has...
  • Growth slows of regular consumers of online news, survey shows

    07/30/2006 1:58:08 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 6 replies · 398+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/30/06 | Will Lester - ap
    Some solace for traditional news outlets worried about how to compete with the Internet: A survey finds slowing growth in the number of people who regularly go online for the news. Almost three in 10 adults, or 31 percent, regularly log in for news, a rate roughly the same as two years ago, according to the survey released Sunday by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press. People in their 40s were more likely to go online for news than the younger adults. "The online news audience is maturing and at this point is wider than it...
  • Process for Reserve, Guard to enter regular Army has been streamlined

    06/25/2005 4:58:34 PM PDT · by Libloather · 15 replies · 501+ views
    Stars & Stripes ^ | 6/25/05 | Lisa Burgess
    Process for Reserve, Guard to enter regular Army has been streamlined By Lisa Burgess, Stars and Stripes Mideast edition, Saturday, June 25, 2005 Brig. Gen. Sean Byrne, the Army’s director of personnel management, right, swears in Sgt. Maj. Terry Grezlik, the first soldier to make the reserve-to-active switch under the Army’s new policy. ARLINGTON, Va. — Army National Guard and Reserve soldiers who have been mobilized for the war on terror can use a new streamlined entry process into the regular Army. On June 17, Army officials announced that they are eliminating the long-standing practice of having mobilized reserves...
  • PLEASE! STOP POSTING SAME MESSAGE ON ALL BOARDS!

    08/16/2002 7:39:49 AM PDT · by Merchant Seaman · 715 replies · 30,137+ views
    Annoyed Reader
    The purpose of FreeRepublic.com's multiple message boards is to limit the topics for each board to particular topics. Posting the same message on all the boards defeats the purpose of multiple-boards for special topics. It is very annoying to see the same message on every bulletin board. PLEASE! DO THE READERS A FAVOR. STOP CROSS-POSTING YOUR MESSAGES!
  • Clinton Visits Raleigh and Basks in Warmth With Democratic Party Pals While Neighbors Freeze

    12/07/2002 7:13:01 AM PST · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 71 replies · 370+ views
    News and Observer online ^ | Today - 12-7-02 | Rob Christensen
    RALEIGH -- Former President Clinton voiced support Friday for President Bush's campaign against Iraq as he sought to lift the spirits of Democrats and even found a kind word for his old nemesis, Sen. Jesse Helms. Although he appeared in Raleigh to back church efforts to replace housing destroyed during Hurricane Floyd, Clinton also appeared at a fund-raiser in which he said his successor was taking the right approach in pressuring a regime change should Saddam Hussein not give up his weapons of mass destruction. "I hope the Democrats will support the position the administration now has in Iraq, which...