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Old 11-09-2012, 06:40 AM
 
Location: Hermoso y tranquilo Panamá
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Morning y’all
. . . . . Didja Know?
Researchers in Taiwan have found that methamphetamine may have flu-fighting properties.

So if pesky little side effects like brain damage, psychosis, heart disease and severe weight
loss don’t bother you, keep this in mind for the coming flu season




Meth Helps Fight The Flu, Study Suggests
PLOS ONE: Methamphetamine Reduces Human Influenza A Virus Replication
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Old 11-09-2012, 08:42 AM
 
Location: NW Indiana
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<B>Morning y’all
. . . . . Didja Know?
Researchers in Taiwan have found that methamphetamine may have flu-fighting properties.
</B>

So if pesky little side effects like brain damage, psychosis, heart disease and severe weight
loss don’t bother you, keep this in mind for the coming flu season
Yikes! I didn't know that!

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Old 11-09-2012, 08:59 AM
 
Location: Looking over your shoulder
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Morning y’all
. . . . . Didja Know?
Researchers in Taiwan have found that methamphetamine may have flu-fighting properties.

So if pesky little side effects like brain damage, psychosis, heart disease and severe weight
loss don’t bother you, keep this in mind for the coming flu season




Meth Helps Fight The Flu, Study Suggests
PLOS ONE: Methamphetamine Reduces Human Influenza A Virus Replication
Too crazy!!
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Old 11-09-2012, 09:05 AM
 
Location: San Antonio
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We lived there in for about 3 years on the late 60's, that explains why no one we new ever got the flu!
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Old 11-09-2012, 09:49 AM
 
Location: Chicago area
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I'll take the severe weight loss for about two months. Help me Christmas goodies are coming.
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Old 11-09-2012, 09:50 AM
 
Location: Virginia
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So if pesky little side effects like brain damage, psychosis, heart disease and severe weight
loss don’t bother you, keep this in mind for the coming flu season
Sounds like something you'd hear on a tv commercial.... just make sure you say it quickly and cheerfully while the video plays with puppies bouncing around and healthy young people cavorting. Gotta soften those pesky warnings, you know.
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Old 11-09-2012, 10:22 AM
 
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The Asian part of the world seems to think Americans will fall for anything.
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Old 11-09-2012, 10:27 AM
 
Location: Abilene, Texas
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Wow, that's interesting! I think I'll stick with the over-the-counter remedies at the pharmacy...lol.
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Old 11-09-2012, 10:59 AM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...a traveling man.
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Methinks someone is outta their mind...
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Old 11-09-2012, 11:24 AM
 
Location: SW France
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Now they need to figure out what is actually causing this to happen and maybe develop drugs that work without the side effects.
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