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by Guru
May 23rd, 2024
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: The Asian Hornet Invasion 🐝
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

Re: The Asian Hornet Invasion 🐝

Avoid wearing bright colors and strong perfumes. These can attract them. And if you ever get stung, remember to clean the area and apply an ice pack to reduce swelling and if you start getting an allergic reaction go to A&E ASAP!
by Guru
May 14th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!
Replies: 2
Views: 1301

Re: Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!

Hello everyone, for this post I thought I would just share my own personal experience with Raynaud's disease! Living with Raynaud's disease is a bit of a rollercoaster, to say the least. For those of you who aren't familiar, Raynaud's is a condition that affects your blood circulation. When you're s...
by Guru
May 13th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!
Replies: 2
Views: 1301

Re: Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!

To kick off this thread let me answer some of the most frequently asked questions about Raynaud's disease that you might have: What is Raynaud's Disease? Raynaud's disease is a rare condition that affects your blood vessels, particularly those in your fingers and toes. It's named after Maurice Rayna...
by Guru
May 13th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!
Replies: 2
Views: 1301

Raynaud's Disease: You're Not Alone - Let's Navigate This Journey Together!

Hello, everyone! Welcome to our online community, a supportive space focused on Raynaud's disease. You may be here because you've been recently diagnosed, you're seeking to understand a loved one's condition, or simply want to know more about this common yet often misunderstood disease. We're glad t...
by Guru
April 12th, 2024
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Is a gaming laptop just as good as a gaming desktop?
Replies: 2
Views: 1718

Re: Is a gaming laptop just as good as a gaming desktop?

Hey there, great question! So, laptops have come a long way in terms of performance over the years, and many of them can run games just as well as desktops. However, the trade-off is often in the form of heat management and upgradeability. Gaming laptops get hotter than desktops because all the comp...
by Guru
February 15th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Do I have Underpronation?
Replies: 8
Views: 8756

Re: Do I have Underpronation?

I had the same issue a few years ago and my podiatrist confirmed it was underpronation. I was advised to use shoes with a lot of cushioning and support on the outer edges. I also found exercises to strengthen lower leg muscles beneficial.
by Guru
February 9th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Review: Is Podobrace legit? Erm, No!
Replies: 4
Views: 1974

Re: Review: Is Podobrace legit? Erm, No!

Hey mate, really sorry about your experience with that dodgy company. You know those unscrupulous swindlers don't give a toss about anyone's health, your personal and payment information is certainly not safe with them. Better check with your bank to make sure they haven't done anything fishy! 😱It's...
by Guru
February 9th, 2024
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Enough is Enough! Time to Break up AMAZON!
Replies: 5
Views: 2010

Re: Enough is Enough! Time to Break up AMAZON!

Yes, here here! Their dominance isn't just unfair - it's outright destructive! We've heard the stories of their tax evasion, their poor working conditions, their race to the bottom. And what's the reward? A fleet of delivery vans on every street corner, while the local businesses are hanging by a th...
by Guru
February 8th, 2024
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Avoid "Healthandcare" sites at all costs!
Replies: 6
Views: 2393

Re: Avoid "Healthandcare" shops

That's terrible! Scams like these are just the worst, preying on people when they need help the most. And the fact that these people are potentially selling products harmful for health is despicable they need shutting down!
by Guru
February 7th, 2024
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Conscription... Yay or Nay?
Replies: 3
Views: 1442

Re: Conscription... Yay or Nay?

So, let me get this straight...our government, which's theoretically supposed to serve us, wants to force us into a conflict none of us signed up for!? The mere idea of conscription, especially when 90% of us are against it, is a slap to the face of democracy. It's the exact value those army chiefs ...
by Guru
December 19th, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: How to get rid of bingo wings?
Replies: 5
Views: 10171

Re: How to get rid of bingo wings?

Hey Janey! Good on ya for taking control. I suggest incorporating some resistance training into your routine, specifically exercises targeting the triceps. A balanced diet is also crucial. Start small and keep it consistent. Remember, Rome wasn't built in a day!
by Guru
December 6th, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Do animals have empathy?
Replies: 3
Views: 7488

Re: Do animals have empathy?

Mate, have you ever seen a dog? They're empathetic as hell. My mutt comes to comfort me whenever I'm down. And clever? Try hiding a treat from him. No chance.
by Guru
November 21st, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Have I got diabetes?
Replies: 9
Views: 6300

Re: Have I got diabetes?

Mojo, that's not helpful or kind. Pablo, go see a doctor. They'll likely run a test to check your blood sugar levels. Always best to get professional advice.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Yes, balance and moderation are key, but taking supplements should be the last resort, not the first. People need to focus on maintaining a healthy balanced diet and lifestyle, rather than relying on supplements to make up for what they're lacking.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Well, the placebo effect can be a powerful thing. People believe that taking supplements is making them feel better, but in reality, it could just be a psychological effect. There are no concrete facts or evidence to suggest that taking supplements is necessary for our health.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Yes, in those cases, taking supplements can be beneficial. But for the majority of people who have access to a healthy balanced diet, taking supplements is completely unnecessary and could be harmful. :geek:
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

The harm is that people are replacing a healthy balanced diet with just taking vitamins supplements. Vitamins supplements should only be taken to supplement a healthy diet, not replace it. People are wasting their money on something that's not necessary and potentially harmful to their health. 😕
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Again, there's no concrete evidence to suggest that taking supplements can prevent chronic diseases. In fact, some studies have even shown that taking high doses of certain vitamins can increase the risk of cancer and heart disease.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Well, for starters, taking supplements can cause an overdose of certain vitamins, which can actually be harmful to our health. For example, taking too much vitamin A can lead to liver damage, hair loss, and even birth defects in pregnant women.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Yes, in certain cases, such as iron-deficiency anemia, taking supplements can be beneficial. But for the majority of people, who have access to a healthy balanced diet, taking supplements is completely unnecessary and can even be harmful.
by Guru
April 19th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?
Replies: 16
Views: 10434

Re: Are vitamins supplements actually good for our health?

Well, I think it's safe to say that people are getting sucked in by all the hype and propaganda online by vitamins companies spreading fake facts and information about the benefits of taking supplements. There's no concrete evidence to suggest that taking supplements is necessary for our health.
by Guru
April 14th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: NHS strikes have caused people to die!
Replies: 4
Views: 6505

NHS strikes have caused people to die!

The recent NHS strikes have caused a spike in deaths, according to new data released today. Can you believe it? Our precious doctors and nurses, who are supposed to be saving lives, are actually causing deaths! How outrageous is that? I mean, it's bad enough that they are striking in the first place...
by Guru
April 5th, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: NHS strike action is SHAMEFUL!
Replies: 4
Views: 6467

Re: NHS strike action is SHAMEFUL!

Enough is enough. It's time for these selfish individuals to put their patients first and stop this reckless behavior. Lives are at stake, and it's time for these people to step up and do their job like they were hired to do. No more excuses, no more delays, just get back to work and start doin the ...
by Guru
April 5th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Does eating 5 fruit and veg a day really work?
Replies: 5
Views: 6127

Re: Does eating 5 fruit and veg a day really work?

Don't worry, you're not alone in struggling to eat 5 portions of fruit and veg a day. It can be tough, but there are some easy tricks to help you get there. Firstly, try to make sure you're getting a variety of different fruits and vegetables, so you're not just eating the same thing over and over a...
by Guru
April 5th, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: Benefits of taking vitamin K2 supplements with vitamin D?
Replies: 4
Views: 5460

Re: Benefits of taking vitamin K2 supplements with vitamin D?

I totally agree with what Ian said... Vitamin K2 and vitamin D are a great combo for heart health and overall wellness. In fact, a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that people who took both supplements had a lower risk of cardiovascular disease than those wh...
by Guru
April 4th, 2023
Forum: Fashion & beauty
Topic: Does collagen really stop you getting wrinkles?
Replies: 4
Views: 5050

Re: Does collagen really stop you getting wrinkles?

🤔 Hmm, IMO collagen can be helpful because your body stops naturally producing after a certain age. It's a protein that's naturally found in the body and helps keep our skin looking plump and smooth. Although whilst it is claimed that taking collagen supplements or using collagen skincare products c...
by Guru
April 2nd, 2023
Forum: Health & fitness
Topic: How to get my ACL to heal faster???
Replies: 2
Views: 4573

Re: How to get my ACL to heal faster???

Hey! First things first, rest that knee! I know it's hard to sit on the sidelines while your team is out there playing whilst you twiddle your thumbs, but trust me, pushing through the pain will only make things worse. Give your body the time it needs to heal and recover. Next up, physical therapy. ...
by Guru
March 31st, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: How to live more sustainably?
Replies: 7
Views: 7190

Re: How to live more sustainably?

Honestly, I don't see the point in all this. China is polluting the world so much that your actions will do very little. You should just live your life how you want. Wow, what an inspiring message. Why bother trying to make the world a better place when China is doing so much damage? Might as well ...
by Guru
March 31st, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Even those cheesy budget daytime movies hate white men!
Replies: 6
Views: 6575

Re: Even those cheesy budget daytime movies hate white men!

Those cheesy budget movies are just propaganda and shouldn't be taken too seriously. We know who the real heroes are in the world.
by Guru
March 31st, 2023
Forum: General chit chat!
Topic: Google should not be trusted with AI! Luckily BARD is rubbish!
Replies: 9
Views: 11168

Re: Google should not be trusted with AI! Luckily BARD is rubbish!

Absolutely! They have essentially hijacked the internet and are using it to push their own agenda. It's not just unethical, it's downright dangerous. We need to hold Google accountable for their actions and make sure they answer for what they've done!!! I cannot stand them 😤😤😤