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Forum: Coronavirus 04-12-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 14,835
Posted By Marjorie
-- I have most of my backups at our BOL (cabin)....

-- I have most of my backups at our BOL (cabin). I was not expecting a long term situation grid up and not being able to go anywhere. I'm running out of some condiment ingredients, like yesterday I...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-12-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,637
Posted By Marjorie
I'm going to jump in and say that if the food...

I'm going to jump in and say that if the food bank is experienced, then 3 min per car is a very long wait.

I've been to a drive up food bank before years ago and it was very quick. Pay the $5 (at...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-12-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Do I recall correctly that your symptoms were...

Do I recall correctly that your symptoms were actually not COVID-like? And you just assumed it was COVID because an Italian woman coughed on you? If you didn't have COVID, but instead something else,...
Forum: Food and water 04-11-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,861
Posted By Marjorie
I was wondering the same thing.

I was wondering the same thing.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-11-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,728
Posted By Marjorie
We don't ever really know someone's situation. ...

We don't ever really know someone's situation.

Awhile back, a member was vacillating about whether to go to a food bank after losing his job, or to use his stores.

Everyone told him it was...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-11-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
My doc and I just had this conversation on...

My doc and I just had this conversation on Monday, because I had a similar issue last month (mine stopped though).

Everything points to 'get a colonoscopy' but with COVID, you have to balance the...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-10-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
all of the following is from the beginning of...

all of the following is from the beginning of Primary Surgery, (c) 2016, a manual for non-specialist doctors working in 3rd world conditions:

If you work in a hospital in the middle or at the...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-10-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Why do people freak out about the measles, and...

Why do people freak out about the measles, and having everyone vaccinated against it? The cfr is 1/1,000. And the amount of people who are not vaccinated is less than 10% of the population.

With...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-09-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Our regional parks (they are nature preserves,...

Our regional parks (they are nature preserves, not "playgrounds") are being overrun with a huge increase in visitors. The county is just giving advice to please stay 6 ft away from other hikers.

...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-09-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,492
Posted By Marjorie
And can lose their license for not being able to...

And can lose their license for not being able to provide proper care, which means they will never be able to work in healthcare again.



I went in for labs last Friday and of the 3workers there,...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-08-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,492
Posted By Marjorie
Just had a telephone appt with my primary care...

Just had a telephone appt with my primary care doc at the VA, and she told me they have pulled the nurses out of the clinic (not sure if just mine or all over) and reassigned them to the hospital.
...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
If his glasses were fogging up the mask didn't...

If his glasses were fogging up the mask didn't fit him properly and wasn't doing much for him anyways.

Were you guys ever fit-tested for them? or did they just hand them out? Did you get any...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
This is what some are doing -- a 3 month ICU...

This is what some are doing -- a 3 month ICU training course is being compressed into 8 hours, and they are hoping for the best

Inside a Covid-19 ICU: "I'm terrified"...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
This is what some are doing -- a 3 month ICU...

This is what some are doing -- a 3 month ICU training course is being compressed into 8 hours, and they are hoping for the best

Inside a Covid-19 ICU: "I'm terrified"...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Two words: asymptomatic carriers

Two words:

asymptomatic carriers
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,855
Posted By Marjorie
In a statement from Arizona Milk Producers, they...

In a statement from Arizona Milk Producers, they say, "Grocery stores should have lifted purchasing limits but if you see a store that still has signs up, please snap a picture and DM us so we can...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-07-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
When .gov says "100k to 240k deaths" from Covid,...

When .gov says "100k to 240k deaths" from Covid, what time frame are they looking at?

Because we're at 12k deaths right now, and "the next two weeks are going to be bad" but then they are talking...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-05-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By Marjorie
This would be good for the Coronavirus subforum.

This would be good for the Coronavirus subforum.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-05-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Sorry. Both of my daughters are autistic, and I'm...

Sorry. Both of my daughters are autistic, and I'm a little more on edge right now than usual. I've been seeing it used a slur more and more often, or as a replacement for OCD/bipolar/anything not...
Forum: Food and water 04-05-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,377
Posted By Marjorie
I haven't bought since the pandemic hit, but...

I haven't bought since the pandemic hit, but prior to that I get mine from Azure Standard (https://www.azurestandard.com/) (there is a drop about 3 miles down the road from me. They are mostly in the...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-04-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
What does that even mean in this context? Do you...

What does that even mean in this context? Do you have personal experience with autism?



I went to the dollar store yesterday with mask on, and the woman in line in front of me told that if I...
Forum: Food and water 04-04-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,861
Posted By Marjorie
I've had bugs in flour/grains 4 times in 25...

I've had bugs in flour/grains 4 times in 25 years.

Often enough that I now mylar everything unless I'm using a package within a month.
Forum: Coronavirus 04-03-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
This article is about 2 weeks old, but I didn't...

This article is about 2 weeks old, but I didn't see it posted here. It is possible I missed it.

Nothing new here for those of us who've been following the virus for months, but it was interesting...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-03-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
https://www.businessinsider.com/homemade-mask-usin...

https://www.businessinsider.com/homemade-mask-using-hydro-knit-shop-towel-filters-better-2020-4

An (apparently) more effective alternative than cotton for masks.

I've always thought cotton was...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-03-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
I was PCU (Progressive Care Unit) on the CHF...

I was PCU (Progressive Care Unit) on the CHF floor. The only ER/ICU rotations I ever did was in clinicals during nursing school, 2 days of each.

There is a lot more training for ICU nurses than...
Forum: Coronavirus 04-01-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By Marjorie
this is how I read it: Getting the flu...

this is how I read it:

Getting the flu vaccine didn't show an overall increase of other respiratory illnesses when taken as a whole.

On an individual level, though, there were.

Flu vaccine...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 3,498
Views: 155,737
Posted By Marjorie
I want to add that CAN doesn't mean all of them...

I want to add that CAN doesn't mean all of them WILL.

Different breeds might lay less, and even "production" breeds will vary with individual hens.

We had 2 of a production breed, and one laid...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Joint Commission and AMA both support healthcare...

Joint Commission and AMA both support healthcare workers using their own PPE if they want to.
...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 14,261
Posted By Marjorie
Flour. We grabbed some 3 weeks ago but...

Flour.

We grabbed some 3 weeks ago but haven't found a thing since.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,157
Posted By Marjorie
Dd and her boyfriend have been arguing about...

Dd and her boyfriend have been arguing about being prepared.

We've told her that if he doesn't see the need after this, he's too stupid for her and she needs to move on.

She told me today that...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3,498
Views: 155,737
Posted By Marjorie
It's not necessarily COVID. We got sick...

It's not necessarily COVID.

We got sick mid-February. It ran through dd, me, and dh ... 2x back-to-back. Same symptoms.

I got the worst of it, and 6 weeks later I'm still coughing.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-31-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 269,223
Posted By Marjorie
Went to Sprouts and briefly to Walmart at a...

Went to Sprouts and briefly to Walmart at a Phoenix suburb.

Sprouts was mostly stocked. Milk limited to 2 gals per person, no eggs, no flour, canned goods were low. Meats and produce were full.
...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-29-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,393
Posted By Marjorie
I was working as an RN in a large metropolitan...

I was working as an RN in a large metropolitan hospital. I worked in the Progressive Care Unit (basically one step below ICU, we got a lot of transfers that came out of ICU when they got better) and...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-29-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,168
Posted By Marjorie
I have 15 N95 masks. I have already offered them...

I have 15 N95 masks. I have already offered them to one of my former co-workers (RN) if she needs them.

She is at much greater risk of getting sick than I am. She is being exposed to multiple...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-29-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 269,223
Posted By Marjorie
Winco last night at about 7 PM. There was...

Winco last night at about 7 PM.

There was hardly anyone there, maybe about 20 shopping carts being used.

Deli meats and cheeses available, but no seafood. Meats were limited (X packages per...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-26-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,321
Posted By Marjorie
Thanks! Here's two of the delaminated bags. I've...

Thanks! Here's two of the delaminated bags. I've re-sealed them in fresh mylar, bought from a different company.

This is a pic showing the factory sealed side that let go:
...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-26-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,979
Posted By Marjorie
I've gotten an email from my state board of...

I've gotten an email from my state board of nursing asking if I'm willing to reinstate my license to help during the pandemic.

I pm'd a friend/former co-worker who is now a nurse supervisor and...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-26-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
Yes, obviously I typed that wrong and missed the...

Yes, obviously I typed that wrong and missed the "xy" in the middle. It was late.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
It was in my yahoonews feed ... but you have to...

It was in my yahoonews feed ... but you have to admit that buzzfeed is as reputable as Twitter (which we've been getting posts in here about twitter messages).

I shared it however for those who...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,321
Posted By Marjorie
When I click the image button in a reply, it says...

When I click the image button in a reply, it says "please enter the url of your image".

I tried putting them in google drive and inserting a shareable link as the url, but they didn't show up when...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,075
Posted By Marjorie
What does being autistic have to do with any of...

What does being autistic have to do with any of this?
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/tanyachen/kai...

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/tanyachen/kaiser-permanente-lupus-chloroquine

Woman says Kaiser Permanente sent her a notice that her prescription for hydrochloroquinine that she's been on...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 269,223
Posted By Marjorie
We had already had influenza vaccines for years,...

We had already had influenza vaccines for years, actually decades. It was just tweaking to the current strain.

All the epidemiologists I've heard are saying that it will take a minimum of 12...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,321
Posted By Marjorie
The metal outer literally separated from the...

The metal outer literally separated from the plastic liner.

I took pictures, but I can't figure out where to host them so I can post.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 269,223
Posted By Marjorie
Summer/fall 2021 I don't have enough food...

Summer/fall 2021

I don't have enough food for 18 months.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-25-2020, 11:01 AM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
hydroxychloroquine is used to treat lupus and...

hydroxychloroquine is used to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis in the US.
Forum: Coronavirus 03-24-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,321
Posted By Marjorie
Some of my mylared bags from 2013 have...

Some of my mylared bags from 2013 have delaminated.
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2020, 12:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 349
Posted By Marjorie
Yep. I'm an RN, though I haven't worked in the...

Yep. I'm an RN, though I haven't worked in the field for several years.

I dreamt I was back in the hospital working, and we'd gotten our patients mixed up and were performing procedures on the...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 03-20-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,366
Posted By Marjorie
If you are storing flour in mylar with O2...

If you are storing flour in mylar with O2 absorbers you don't need DE, the lack of oxygen will kill any bugs.

I do put DE in my flour canisters at our cabin, though. I keep about 5 lbs of opened...
Forum: Coronavirus 03-20-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 19,553
Views: 1,696,552
Posted By Marjorie
A close friend is still recovering 5 years later...

A close friend is still recovering 5 years later after the damage that cipro did to him ... which was prescribed for a UTI.
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