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Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-23, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

That was probably temporary while they were...

That was probably temporary while they were cleaning out the cage.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-23, 07:31 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/02/03/health/apple-wa...

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/02/03/health/apple-watch-911-emergency-call.html?unlocked_article_code=OcbObpuxWlSipdxt16aELRqG3s094fi348SdYgVGLu8iyTJTDQ8rBnoq6M1lJPfpNigRGgzYcPw9_YZOqcqn4IrMx5NL2pUv8B8z...
02-02-23, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 152
Posted By MoAlpha

The list above pretty much covers the clinical...

The list above pretty much covers the clinical possibilities. Wheezing and coughing and use of an inhaler suggest decompensating asthma or a new airway issue, so it's good you're seeing your doc.
...
02-02-23, 08:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 664
Posted By MoAlpha

I can and generally do put in 10-14 hrs a week on...

I can and generally do put in 10-14 hrs a week on the bike and after a year of trying to adhere to an 80/20 schedule and getting my blood lactate curve measured to anchor my zones, it hasn't worked...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-23, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

So, is the handle-able number an integer ≥ 1?

So, is the handle-able number an integer ≥ 1?
01-31-23, 12:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,938
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, you really don't want corticosteroids in...

Yeah, you really don't want corticosteroids in your crotch without a good reason and a time limit. They are a great way to bust the immune controls on the local skin flora, particularly fungi, and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 09:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 767
Posted By MoAlpha

When the kid came along and spouse's and my...

When the kid came along and spouse's and my careers took off, I took up running (which I had done on and off since college) and dipped a toe into Masters swimming. Enjoy the kids and put in the time...
01-28-23, 05:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 618
Posted By MoAlpha

Nice PX10! ...

Nice PX10!



https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/5733d8f0_463c_4664_a295_820e32abf4cb_f5ee5eb46e61e0bb1d12040cd388596210a91a06.jpeg
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Guilty for feeling sad about the suffering and...

Guilty for feeling sad about the suffering and death of a human being, someone you knew? Feel guilty about your carbon footprint or yelling at your kid or something!

Mourn him and regret the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Every time I look in my closet, I have the...

Every time I look in my closet, I have the thought that I'll never have to buy another pair of shoes or something.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

By all means get a CFRP bike, but not one that...

By all means get a CFRP bike, but not one that godawful ugly!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-23, 08:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,056
Posted By MoAlpha

I could hang out a shingle as a bike fitter...

I could hang out a shingle as a bike fitter tomorrow, but I'd make more money as a life coach.
01-23-23, 07:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 850
Posted By MoAlpha

I don't have much confidence that any rate of...

I don't have much confidence that any rate of death or injury is going to produce serious regulation in this area. Scary as the prospect may be, I see greater vehicle autonomy as the best hope of...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-23, 08:05 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I donít think Iíve seen anyone palpate a pulse in...

I donít think Iíve seen anyone palpate a pulse in a hospital in 30 years. Wear it on the Rolex side and theyíll find it when they steal it.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-23, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I suspect no one will look for anything until...

I suspect no one will look for anything until they’re cutting your clothes off in the major trauma bay.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-23, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Lame and unfashionable. Let us know if you learn...

Lame and unfashionable. Let us know if you learn anything from the medics.

If I ever become unable to communicate my care preferences, I want them tattooed on my chest.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-23, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I wear a small tag around my neck with LSS’s...

I wear a small tag around my neck with LSS’s mobile number and my name on it. Bracelets are naff. I have absolutely no faith that emergency personnel will bother to read anything on my body, so I...
01-21-23, 03:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,006
Posted By MoAlpha

Agree. I have replaced a lot of hex head bolts on...

Agree. I have replaced a lot of hex head bolts on bike parts with equivalent items from my local marine chandler (where I spend far too much time and money for other reasons). They don’t corrode.
01-21-23, 11:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By MoAlpha

Spine imaging does not correlate very well with...

Spine imaging does not correlate very well with symptomatology, except when there is specific nerve root or spinal cord involvement. I would venture a guess that virtually everyone reading this has...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-23, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

What a little delinquent! ...

What a little delinquent!


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMU3kqn9HJg
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-23, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

With an RC Cola?

With an RC Cola?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-23, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I do have some real doozies. Letting me hang...

I do have some real doozies. Letting me hang assuages their sense of guilt.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-23, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Sad. I knew he wasnít well. Friend of mine...

Sad. I knew he wasnít well.

Friend of mine from Santa Cruz and SF bought Mayan from him a few years ago.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-23, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

...and there's a thing called "Tennessee...

...and there's a thing called "Tennessee whiskey," isn't there?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-23, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

The reflections in the eyes aren't right, but...

The reflections in the eyes aren't right, but we've come a long way from the inflatable ones.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-23, 08:32 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Long-suffering spouse's. Here's mine, now...

Long-suffering spouse's.

Here's mine, now sadly consigned to the trainer. Peter made them for us in the early 80s.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-23, 08:26 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Valve replacement for endocarditis is pretty...

Valve replacement for endocarditis is pretty grim. I learned far too much neurology from that scenario, but that was back in the dark ages when they were probably not as good at it and all the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-23, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

The actual hardware should make very little...

The actual hardware should make very little difference, itís just a metal surface where the (nonexistent) articular cartilage was. What really made the leg longer was the correcting the deformity she...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-23, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

After knee replacement #1 last Thursday, LSS is...

After knee replacement #1 last Thursday, LSS is schlepping around and rehabbing pretty effectively and best of all, at least when she stands on it, she’s taller than I again! :love::love::love:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-23, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I saw some pretty wild looking plaintiff’s...

I saw some pretty wild looking plaintiff’s attorneys in my hired gun days. Hats were big.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-23, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Why hayull, son, that’s a mighty fine sombrero! ...

Why hayull, son, that’s a mighty fine sombrero!


Texans gon’ tex.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-23, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Safety glasses are for girlie men.

Safety glasses are for girlie men.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-23, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Pimping my commuting/wet weather/gravelator ride...

Pimping my commuting/wet weather/gravelator ride with some 28mm GP4Ss and a set of these:

...
01-14-23, 08:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,013
Posted By MoAlpha

Been hitandrunned too and what really shook me up...

Been hitandrunned too and what really shook me up was that one of my wealthy, educated, liberal, neighbors would leave me unconscious on the road and go about their business. I knew all about the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-23, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Just sold a set of old speakers on Craigslist in...

Just sold a set of old speakers on Craigslist in 14 hours. I must have seriously underpriced them, but at least it was quick!
01-13-23, 07:38 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,242
Posted By MoAlpha

There is something of a macho, quasi-military,...

There is something of a macho, quasi-military, cult around “rucking,” to wit, marching around with a weighted backpack. Having humped some big (and necessary!) loads long distances over difficult...
01-12-23, 12:27 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,242
Posted By MoAlpha

Yes but, donít forget about the bigger increase...

Yes but, donít forget about the bigger increase at 24 hrs.

...
01-12-23, 07:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,594
Posted By MoAlpha

I'm 66 and I think I would have been pretty fat...

I'm 66 and I think I would have been pretty fat if I hadn't been in endurance sports nearly all my life. Now, however, after stupidly eating too little and riding too much for a few years, I'm in the...
01-10-23, 09:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 613
Posted By MoAlpha

PSA: Vertigo is a symptom, not a diagnosis and...

PSA: Vertigo is a symptom, not a diagnosis and the causes range from benign to deadly, with a lot of not of not-so-great in between. Exercises and maneuvers are effective only for one cause and are...
01-09-23, 07:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 613
Posted By MoAlpha

With all due respect, her hunch may be right, but...

With all due respect, her hunch may be right, but no, she could not have ruled out either of those two possibilities. Differentiating vascular from vestibular problems is not a home project for...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-23, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

The problem may be that the spindle is too long...

The problem may be that the spindle is too long for the frame. The BB has to fit the frame too and it looks like it does.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-23, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

The street mailboxes here are no longer safe to...

The street mailboxes here are no longer safe to use. The skels have bootleg or stolen keys.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-23, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Thatís usual in my experience. Did you leave the...

Thatís usual in my experience. Did you leave the liners in? Might save some time next change, but the weightÖ
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-23, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

By the 1980s I was done with that.

By the 1980s I was done with that.
01-07-23, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By MoAlpha

Whoa! I hope that fixes it.

Whoa! I hope that fixes it.
01-05-23, 12:51 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,242
Posted By MoAlpha

A nice easy ride is the ultimate low load/high...

A nice easy ride is the ultimate low load/high rep workout.
01-04-23, 01:46 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,242
Posted By MoAlpha

I guess I have a physiologist's view of failure,...

I guess I have a physiologist's view of failure, i.e., inability of a single muscle to generate a given force. As you know, that's a central nervous system thing, because at that point the muscle...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-23, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Guilty.

Guilty.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-23, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

Well, she sought help. That's significant. ...

Well, she sought help. That's significant.

:hug:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-23, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4,281
Views: 56,075
Posted By MoAlpha

I am on attending call for the first two weeks of...

I am on attending call for the first two weeks of the month, but the in-house fellow is out today with a positive COVID test, so I'm "it." I have top cover to do it from home and they won't pay me...
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