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Forum: Vaccination Policies and Legislation   09-27-2016, 09:46 AM
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Posted By oaksie68
Yes! This is why I, and my children, primarily...

Yes! This is why I, and my children, primarily see a naturopathic doctor. I was unable to find a MD who was able to effectively collaborate with me AND be able to offer helpful, whole person minded...
Forum: Vaccination Policies and Legislation   09-21-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 754
Posted By oaksie68
Okay, so I know nothing about nothing in the...

Okay, so I know nothing about nothing in the realm of bioethics, but how can that man call himself a bioethicist?!? The study, and hopefully, the "practice" of philosophy and ethics allows, if not...
Forum: Vaccination Policies and Legislation   09-15-2016, 09:51 AM
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Posted By oaksie68
Point of order: Renal failure IS kidney failure!...

Point of order: Renal failure IS kidney failure!

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/kidney-failure/basics/definition/con-20024029

So let's use proper terminology. If one looks...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   04-27-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,493
Posted By oaksie68
Cross posted. A lot of this can work, and...

Cross posted.


A lot of this can work, and is/can be built into an agreement. But I would work hard to get him into therapy also.
Forum: Preteens and Teens   04-27-2016, 08:55 AM
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Views: 1,493
Posted By oaksie68
I identify with the OP, as I've had similar...

I identify with the OP, as I've had similar struggles with my DD (16) over the last year or so. I feel for you and want you to know you are so not alone!

newmamalizzy, your friend's situation is...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-27-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,438
Posted By oaksie68
I wasn’t talking about anyone here, and wasn't...

I wasn’t talking about anyone here, and wasn't trying to focus on any one specific vaccine topic, but since you brought up this issue, let’s just simply look at the difference in tone of backlash to...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-26-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,438
Posted By oaksie68
No, any one of these examples happening is called...

No, any one of these examples happening is called "every freaking day of the week" , not a novel or unexpected press event- all the exposure that the pro vax side gets about vaccines. The pro vax...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-26-2016, 12:47 PM
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Posted By oaksie68
Just saw this article in a local alternative...

Just saw this article in a local alternative paper on the movie....
http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/asu-autism-professor-promotes-anti-vaccine-film-despite-doctors-protests-8241429
...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-20-2016, 06:58 AM
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Posted By oaksie68
I'm bummed I'll be out of town all weekend - I'd...

I'm bummed I'll be out of town all weekend - I'd go see it in Tempe! It's being shown by a local, family owned theater chain; I like supporting a local business, and I'm even more jazzed about...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-07-2016, 06:54 AM
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Posted By oaksie68
I agree with Kathy. I have a teen and an...

I agree with Kathy. I have a teen and an elementary aged kid. To get some much needed information for some health related concerns with both children, I needed them to get their blood drawn.

...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-16-2016, 06:59 PM
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Views: 2,784
Posted By oaksie68
Double Post

Double Post
Forum: Vaccinations   02-16-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,784
Posted By oaksie68
You are correct about PP's stance on HPV...

You are correct about PP's stance on HPV pre-vaccine. I worked for them from 1993-2000 (and before that, I worked on a preliminary HPV research project). My word as confirmation will have to be...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   09-30-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,307
Posted By oaksie68
Thanks for the welcome! It helps so...

Thanks for the welcome!




It helps so much when they are willing to participate in their health, isn't? I hope that it works for her!


In my DD's case, as she can be such a stubborn...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   09-30-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,307
Posted By oaksie68
Sigh, I’ve been reading along with this thread,...

Sigh, I’ve been reading along with this thread, and it’s truly time that I join. In particular, like Miranda, I have a (usually) high achiever who is fierce, but my DD is not always so independent. ...
Forum: Learning at School   08-30-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By oaksie68
Yes, it's more than just her age. If you'd asked...

Yes, it's more than just her age. If you'd asked me a year or so ago what I thought would happen, I would believe she would be ready to handle it. But over the last year or so, she's had some big...
Forum: Learning at School   08-29-2015, 10:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By oaksie68
She will graduate as a newly minted 17 year old...

She will graduate as a newly minted 17 year old (March birthday, graduates May), so a bit away from 18 by the time she would be starting college. Going away to college, looking at this point in time...
Forum: Learning at School   08-29-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By oaksie68
Thanks for your long reply! [/quote] If...

Thanks for your long reply!

[/quote] If she is 100% sure she is going on to calc, then there isn't any reason to get the 100 level credits. Paying for those credits only makes sense for students...
Forum: Learning at School   08-26-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By oaksie68
Thank you for you input! She's very...

Thank you for you input!


She's very certain that she will being going to school for engineering. Whether or not schools she is interested in attending will accept them is unknown.


I agree...
Forum: Learning at School   08-24-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By oaksie68
Dual Enrollment (& AP) Options

My DD (15) has her first opportunity to get college credit for a classes taken at her HS.

As her teacher is certified to teach dual enrollment math classes, she has the option to register...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-10-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,657
Posted By oaksie68
Semi-lurker here. My research into vaccines...

Semi-lurker here. My research into vaccines started when my DD was 4ish, and I learned the basics to know that I didn't want to continue to vaccinate her (she was fully vaccinated until 18mo + 2nd...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-03-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By oaksie68
.....AAAAAnnnnnndddd it's things like this why I...

.....AAAAAnnnnnndddd it's things like this why I rarely take my family to allopathic medical providers. I rarely accept the treatment(s) they recommend anyway (i.e. Pharmaceuticals). I'm thankful I...
Forum: Learning at School   04-06-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,915
Posted By oaksie68
So I had a productive, informative meeting with...

So I had a productive, informative meeting with DDs counselor. Funnily enough she said during the meeting that she “cannot type”, so I gleaned that may be the reason why she is so bad a returning...
Forum: Learning at School   04-06-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,915
Posted By oaksie68
Thanks for the support. It gets a bit lonely...

Thanks for the support. It gets a bit lonely dealing with this!


We’ve been prioritizing getting her to school every day for the last few weeks, and making sure she stays current in all of...
Forum: Learning at School   04-04-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,915
Posted By oaksie68
So, until I get her to agree willingly to go to...

So, until I get her to agree willingly to go to counseling, this option is on the backburner. I will keep researching it so I am prepared.


I appreciate the feedback, and I appreciate you...
Forum: Learning at School   04-04-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,915
Posted By oaksie68
I'm aware of 504 plans, just don't know a ton...

I'm aware of 504 plans, just don't know a ton about them. Thank you for the link! I'm reading it right now!
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