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Old 06-03-16, 08:01 AM   #1
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Varicose Veins are a precurser to. . .

. . .Nothing? Or Imminent Death? You can supply the answers, hopefully somewhere inbetwen those two. As long as its sensible or funny. .
This posting is a biproduct of me acquiring an unwanted heel spur, followed by plantir fascilitis a year later.
I wasnt expecting that.
My neighbourhod Quack never warned me of it, did he?
So I asks the question of you most knowledgeable lot. . .

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Old 06-03-16, 10:37 AM   #2
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Imminent death. Sorry...
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Imminent death. Sorry...
This.
The prognosis is usually death within 80 years.
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People staring in rapt horror and making the sign of the cross; discomfort; rarely, inflammation and blood clots. Live with them or get them fixed.
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Veryclose veins are a precursor to imminent gold.
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No human has yet managed, by any means, to avoid death. None of us get out of here alive. Death is imminent.


But for many of us... we are very fortunate. As we don't just drop dead or die unexpectedly in accidents. Many of us are lucky enough to get little warning signs. Signs of irreversible degradation. It may even give us time to prepare, forgive, make peace, spend the kids inheritance, or whatever.

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No human has yet managed, by any means,to avoid death. None of us get out of here alive. Death is imminent.


But for many of us... we are veryfortunate. As we don't just drop dead or die unexpectedly inaccidents. Many of us are lucky enough to get little warning signs.Signs of irreversible degradation. It may even give us time toprepare, forgive, make peace, spend the kids inheritance, orwhatever.
My pops use to say that life is a terminal illness....
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My pops use to say that life is a terminal illness....
And I agree with him!

But there seems to be some number of people... I couldn't guess what percentage of the population... that refutes that simple observation. They seem to believe that living in denial of our finial destiny is a preferred choice. I fail to understand the reasoning behind that ideal. But then... there are many things I don't quite grasp.
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Life is a sign of iminent death. Vericose veins are a sign of bike pants forever!

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plantir fascilitis .
Been there, done that, took care of it myself, no doctor...
Got me a shoe insert made for that, $7.99,, they feel so good I still wear them.
I continued to stretch the calves but very softly,
I continued to ride but very easy,



As for my spider veins,, I have one that already looks like a ,, Spider tattoo
I Ignore them while I ride down on a 30 something and pass him

Like Birthdays these ugly veins are, 'A countdown', the more you have the less you got to worry about....
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My pops use to say that life is a terminal illness....
True. It's just that some of us are closer to the terminus than others.
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