Mercer Disease

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The Smart Woman's Guide to Diabetes: Authentic Advice on Everything from Eating to Dating and Motherhood
The Smart Woman's Guide to Diabetes: Authentic Advice on Everything from Eating to Dating and Motherhood
Of the 17 million Americans with diabetes, approximately 12.6 million, or 10.8 of all women aged 20 or older, are women. And it appears that number is increasing each year. Diabetes is particularly difficult for women in large part due to the hormonal changes associated with the menstrual cycle, changes that affect blood sugar levels. As a consequence women with diabetes have higher rates of cheat pain, heart attack, coronary heart disease and stroke. And women with diabetes face special challenges.

The Smart Woman’s Guide to Diabetes provides advice, tips, and research from a diverse community of women living with diabetes. It provides practical insight and references for the optimal management of diabetes from women living with the disease as well as doctors, nurses, nutritionists, and educators. The personal anecdotes throughout the book reveal the good and the bad of living with diabetes, including the frustration, sense of shame, sense of isolation as well as the capacity for strength and the opportunity for growth.

The Smart Woman’s Guide to Diabetes lets you know that you are not alone but rather will make you feel like you are sitting in your favorite coffee shop with your friends who share the same disease.

Bug

Bug
Defined:

n.
1.A true bug.
2.An insect or similar organism, such as a centipede or an earwig. See Regional Note at lightning bug.
3.
a.A disease-producing microorganism: a flu bug.
b.The illness or disease so produced: "stomach flu, a cold, or just some bug going around" (David Smollar).
4.
a.A defect or difficulty, as in a system or design.
b.Computer Science. A defect in the code or routine of a program.
5.An enthusiasm or obsession: got bitten by the writing bug.
6.An enthusiast or devotee; a buff: a model train bug.
7.An electronic listening device, such as a hidden microphone or wiretap, used in surveillance: planted a bug in the suspect’s room.

v., bugged, bug·ging, bugs.

v.intr.
To grow large; bulge: My eyes bugged when I saw the mess.

v.tr.
1.
a.To annoy; pester.
b.To prey on; worry: a memory that bugged me for years.
2.To equip (a room or telephone circuit, for example) with a concealed electronic listening device.
3.To make (the eyes) bulge or grow large.
phrasal verbs:
bug off Slang.

To leave someone alone; go away.
bug out Slang.
1.To leave or quit, usually in a hurry.
2.To avoid a responsibility or duty. Often used with on or of: bugged out on his partners at the first sign of trouble.

idiom:
put a bug in (someone’s) ear Informal.

To impart useful information to (another) in a subtle, discreet way.

[Origin unknown.]

bugger bug’ger n.

They totally missed a bonus on any floral photo!

Fonthill

Fonthill
Fonthill is a concrete castle built around an old farm house to show off Mercer tiles. It is gloriously quirky in construction. Rounded, vaulted ceilings inset with tiles appear in every room – along with the famous Mercer Tile floors throughout. There is a lot of fabulous art in this place – not just Mercer’s… but also other historic pieces. It’s almost a little upsetting to see how some of the pieces are treated (… presuming the items are the originals and not replicas placed to show how things were.)

They wouldn’t allow photography inside – which was a total bummer. However the lady giving the tour was a trip. There is so much to talk about in that place – and I overheard enough of the tour behind us to know each guide tells a different part of the story. I’d almost like to take tours with all the different guides to get the different perspectives.

Best line ever. "… and the second disease Mercer has was a SOCIAL diease… yes… and what do you think that was? Does anyone have a guess? Anyone? Anyone? Yes… that would be gon-or-eeee-ah. Yes. And the third…"

mercer disease

Spinal Curvature and Treatment of Spinal Diseases
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts – the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. This text refers to the Bibliobazaar edition.

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