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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 40
Posted By mama24-7
How very frustrating! I too have had a problem...

How very frustrating! I too have had a problem with our mail being delivered & have talked to my carrier about it at least 3x, each time him saying he'll get back to me. He never has.

My only...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-26-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By mama24-7
Empathy. No one likes to be talked out of what...

Empathy. No one likes to be talked out of what they want, kids or adults. When my children express wants for things that they'll never get, I say things like, you really want <fill in the blank>, you...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-23-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 155
Posted By mama24-7
I'm so sorry mama. I've heard of situations like...

I'm so sorry mama. I've heard of situations like this. Just stand your ground, as hard as that seems to be. He should have to prove to you why something should be done not you prove why he should be...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-22-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 165
Posted By mama24-7
Personally, I don't think people actually *think*...

Personally, I don't think people actually *think* about it. They just see, hear & do. I know that I didn't actually *think* about the vaccines we had for dd so many years ago. It's the fall,...
Forum: Intact Care   11-22-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 132
Posted By mama24-7
This sounds so very stressful for you. (((hugs)))...

This sounds so very stressful for you. (((hugs))) mama.

This doctor needs re-education. The normal state of the male penis is phimosis until separation occurs. It doesn't surprise me that he...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-13-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By mama24-7
I have no experience with this but wanted to give...

I have no experience with this but wanted to give (((hugs))). I'm sure I'd be as conflicted as you.

Does a shot, that takes time to work, really help when there's already been an injury? I don't...
Forum: Intact Care   11-11-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By mama24-7
Phimosis is a normal state of the penis until...

Phimosis is a normal state of the penis until separation has occured. It doesn't surprise me that he'd be diagnosed w/ it because of how incredibly ignorant health care workers are in the US. They...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-11-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 15,363
Posted By mama24-7
Two things I've done or considered when people...

Two things I've done or considered when people don't seem to be willing to leave their kids whole:

Send an info pack from TheWHOLENetwork that contains a whole slue of info on all things circ &...
Forum: Vaccinations   11-11-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By mama24-7
It is so frustrating to feel like you've lost...

It is so frustrating to feel like you've lost time. I know the feeling :-(. If you don't find anyone, let me know. I recently got an email from a list I'm on about functional medicine people who...
Forum: Intact Care   11-10-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 386
Posted By mama24-7
I've wanted to reply for days & read some of a...

I've wanted to reply for days & read some of a couple of the links in the last post.

I've learned a lot (but only the tip of the iceberg!) about our microbiomes over the last 10+ years and I'm...
Forum: Vaccinations   11-08-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By mama24-7
She said that the child has been tested for Lyme,...

She said that the child has been tested for Lyme, but I know that not every Lyme test is considered accurate. I imagine there's no fool proof test.

I second the suggest for an alternative health...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-05-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By mama24-7
Thank you for coming back to tell your story. And...

Thank you for coming back to tell your story. And that's wonderful that your dh changed his mind. How wonderful for your whole family!

Best wishes,
Sus
Forum: Vaccinations   10-31-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,487
Posted By mama24-7
This is what I was talking about in my first post...

This is what I was talking about in my first post on this thread. This reminds me of the circumcision harm denialists who will claim that a boy who bleeds out & dies after circumcision died of...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-24-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,487
Posted By mama24-7
Hey, I've an idea. How about vaccines not be...

Hey, I've an idea. How about vaccines not be given unless a person is deemed healthy (by their parent of need be AND the med pro) and then there'll be less chance of a mix up? I know, novel concept &...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-23-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By mama24-7
going as a baby for Halloween

I'd like to dress up like a baby but other than onesie pajamas & putting my hair in pig tails, I'm not sure what I should do. All the usual stuff that people associate w/ babies, I don't want to do...
Forum: Intactivism   10-16-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By mama24-7
Welcome, Intactivist93! Would you mind posting a...

Welcome, Intactivist93! Would you mind posting a link to the actual article?

How wonderful you've been able to share information w/ parents-to-be that has changed minds. It's not easy, but we...
Forum: Intact Care   10-16-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 729
Posted By mama24-7
How are things going for you & your son now? ...

How are things going for you & your son now?

You said he had a UTI. I've done a whole lot of reading over the years & there are many things that are assaulting our bodies resulting in...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-07-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 725
Posted By mama24-7
Applejuice, I've been wondering about what else...

Applejuice, I've been wondering about what else these sick people in your family have eaten/taken/exposed themselves to in their lives. Do you know how they were fed as babies? Born? Ate organic or...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-03-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 725
Posted By mama24-7
My children have seasonal & food (& possibly...

My children have seasonal & food (& possibly dust) allergies. I was considered healthy as a child in spite of not actually being healthy (chronic ear infections that got me lots of abx & tubes...
Forum: Vaccinations   09-30-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,628
Posted By mama24-7
As Judy Blume says, "Fear is often disguised as...

As Judy Blume says, "Fear is often disguised as moral outrage." I think this is quite appropriate in the vaccination "debating" arena.

Sus
Forum: Vaccinations   09-30-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,173
Posted By mama24-7
Oh. My. GOodness. As someone who had lots of abx...

Oh. My. GOodness. As someone who had lots of abx as a child & has a gut that's always been messed up (due to c-section & lack of breastfeeding as a baby), this is seriously scary. And the doctors...
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   09-29-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By mama24-7
Welcome! I'm glad you decided to join. I...

Welcome!

I'm glad you decided to join. I appreciate the input & perspective a dad can give!

All the best,
Sus
Forum: Vaccinations   09-26-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By mama24-7
Did anyone notice who is in the comments section?...

Did anyone notice who is in the comments section? Wonder if we'll be graced w/ the knowledge & wisdom here as well.

Sus
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-26-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 15,363
Posted By mama24-7
So, what about all the religious people who are...

So, what about all the religious people who are Intactivists? Ever seen www.beyondthebris.com? Think everyone is still doing it?http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSBRE8AR0M720121128?irpc=932 Do...
Forum: Grief and Loss   09-17-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By mama24-7
I really don't know but wanted to say I know how...

I really don't know but wanted to say I know how hard it is, unfortunately. My mother told me on January 1, 2013 that my children & I are a package deal for her. Either I have the kind of...
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