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    Not man flu, so what is it?

    @ImLost It may be nothing, but lumps in the armpits and night sweats are reasons to persist in getting an appointment with doctor. Talking from our experience with daughter's boyfriend who was diagnosed with the above just before Christmas, be very persistant and firm that you need to see...
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    Itchy eyes

    If open, go to your optician. You may have a dry eye problem which counter-intuitively can cause the eyes to itch and weep. A pharmacist recommended this when I had problems one year on holiday. https://www.boots.com/boots-hypromellose-eye-drops-10ml-10169330
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    T2 diabetes tips and tricks

    Are they talking type one or type two diabetes? Good luck with the appointment and hope you start feeling better soon.
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    Exmoor Dave getting married today !!

    Congratulations and best wishes for a long and happy marriage @exmoor dave and Jenny. :)
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    Iodine overdose

    Although this sounds more like some type of cold/flu do mention to the doctor that you have been handling strong navel iodine as iodine can have an effect on the thyroid and how the thyroid hormones are produced in the body.
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    Rubbish Dumping Does Anyone Care?

    When having to drive slowly along our main roads in winter it is horrifying how much rubbish has been thrown out of vehicle windows and, equally as disgraceful, caught by the wind and blown out of lorry backs/bins/skips etc.. It is all very well for people to cry at footage from Blue Planet...
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    The madness of “one size fits all “

    @Bald Rick I wish I could say something positive but there is nothing other than we have been there as well and understand how you are feeling esp the total frustration. Although a closed herd we knew for several years that it was gradually getting closer and closer until we went down as...
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    Interesting obituaries......

    Those quotes were brilliant but i also liked this one :ROFLMAO: In 1980, when she was created a life peer, she told Garter King of Arms that she wished to become Baroness Trumpington, after the Cambridge ward she had represented. But apparently the title belonged to somebody else. “Is there...
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    Dealing with depression - suicidal thoughts - Join the conversation (including helpline details)

    @Dangerous Dan have just caught up with this thread and saw your post. Ask for your blood test results if you want to know what they are testing for. You are entitled to a copy of any blood tests taken. There is a recommendation on the 'Health Unlocked' forums that you also need to test...
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    Acid Reflex

    This may also be of interest https://nutritionreview.org/2018/03/gastric-balance-heartburn-caused-excess-acid/ Link recently came up on a forum I follow and I thought it was interesting. For anyone thinking that low stomach acid is not possible https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Achlorhydria...
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    Acid Reflex

    Superdrug sell an ownbrand version of Tums and quite often have them on offer if that is any help https://www.superdrug.com/Superdrug/Superdrug-Indigestion-Fruit-96-Tablets/p/378496 also this https://www.superdrug.com/Superdrug/Superdrug-Indigestion-Original-96-Tablets/p/504043
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    Establishing sweet cicely

    Made me smile so I looked up the growing instructions :) looks like it needs FYM and water (y) https://www.rhsplants.co.uk/plants/_/myrrhis-odorata/classid.3250/ Garden care:Sow directly into a well-prepared seedbed in autumn, watering freely and thinning the plants to 25cm intervals as they...
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    Why aren't we talking about the male fertility crisis?

    Link to an article in the DT - https://www.telegraph.co.uk/health-fitness/body/arent-talking-male-fertility-crisis/ On Wednesday, as part of Fertility Network UK’s #YouAreNotAlone Fertility Week, the charity will focus specifically on men: reminding us that while male infertility is as...
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    how do i fill in online banking form?

    @startinghandle look into this very carefully and take independent advice before you do anything. There are a lot of 'boiler room' operations who try to remove you from your money very fast and very efficiently. They are no better than the Nigerian scammers etc. Look up the name of the...
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    finding working trousers that fit a 13yr old boy

    or Mountain Warehouse, Sports Direct or similar.

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