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With regard to 'properties' obviously in the sense of characteristics, quality/qualities, and/or attributes.

The answers to these questions may be obvious to everybody else.

May one use the expression 'product properties' to refer to the properties of a product?

May one refer to the properties of a product by using a possessive pronoun, singular or plural as appropriate, i.e. 'its properties' or 'their properties'.
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General Discussion / Re: "myth" of expired medications.....
« Last post by paulm on February 19, 2019, 07:12:25 PM »
Hello Mytamhuyet and welcome. I don't think that too many studies have been on medications that are past there "Best before date". I know letting them freeze or get too hot in the car can impact the medication. However I have no idea about using old meds. I would imagine that it varies from med to med. Take Care. paul m
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General Discussion / "myth" of expired medications.....
« Last post by mytamhuyet on February 18, 2019, 04:34:06 AM »
Not sure about this.


The kind of meds we take......maybe too dicey to take expired ones?


 I believe the "world record" for this is 40!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! years.  It was a med the U.S. army was using.
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General Discussion / Re: Introductions
« Last post by paulm on February 14, 2019, 11:01:44 PM »
Hello and welcome Rnr8011. You have some pretty good suggestions. Take Care. paul m
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General Discussion / Re: hope to see a psychiatrist...
« Last post by paulm on February 14, 2019, 10:51:00 PM »
Good Luck with your social worker Peter. Take Care. paul m
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General Discussion / Re: Introductions
« Last post by sarahruth on February 14, 2019, 10:34:40 PM »
Thanks. Yep he only does what he wants and can do that day. Motivation is a huge factor and lately he says he is getting into another funk. A new set of meds he is on too. He does some chores I asked him to do but his doctor and therapist say he can only do a few things a day and I should be happy with this. I like your response and thanks. I am letting more and more things go, its not worth it and I can only do so much. Its just frustrating working all day with a long drive and coming home to a mess and then I have to make dinner. And he can be verbally mean, tells me I am a whiner, should not make him mad,etc. Im looking at a timeline to see if he will ever improve. If not I may separate or give myself a break somewhere else for awhile. off to bed, need my rest.
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General Discussion / Re: Introductions
« Last post by Rnr8011 on February 14, 2019, 09:17:14 PM »
Aww man that is rough . You mentioned that your kids are older . Can they help out a bit more with the home chores? What kind of network do you have? Brothers sisters mom dad? Friends? Can the kids manage the laundry? My mom used to give me and my sister to do the laundry when I was 9 and she was 11 years old. So I know kids that age can help. Can your husband do anything at home at all even if itís just vacuuming? Fridayís I used to make that clean out the fridge night so I would take out all the leftovers and put it on the kitchen counter and then we would have pot luck for dinner. Afterwards the leftover leftovers would go into the garbage and the fridge would get a wipe down. Ready for Saturday shopping. I used to have everything on a schedule. Saturday clean and shopping Sunday church and cooking. Then Monday to Friday just tidying. The gardening never gets done but thatís okay. I hope that everything gets better for you. Iím here if you need
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General Discussion / Re: Introductions
« Last post by sarahruth on February 14, 2019, 07:01:55 PM »
Hi I am Sarahruth. My spouse has major depression/pain attacks and anxiety for  most of our marriage. The past 2 years have been the worst. He is unable to work for the past 4 years. We have older kids. I work full time as a professional and carry all the home tasks. I am struggling big time as he isn't getting better and it is sooooooooooooo hard living with someone with mental illness. You have to be mature and accepting, have empathy, be kind, etc. All of this and you have to find joy in life too.  I have major stress in my family life and work life. I am struggling with most things at home and work and think that I can only do this for one more year. Looking for somewhere to vent and get support that works with my busy life.
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General Discussion / Re: No answers
« Last post by sarahruth on February 14, 2019, 06:54:38 PM »
I understand the keep going mantra and having little enjoyment in the daily grind. I'm finding it tough with liking myself and think I am boring now that the kids are older.  I don't get hungry either and find my ability to feel for others is decreasing. Overwhelmed but have to keep going. Its good to remember it could be worse.
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General Discussion / No answers
« Last post by Rnr8011 on February 14, 2019, 06:38:06 PM »
Feeling like there are no answers. No answers to things from the past no answers for things now and no answers for things in the future. This life is for me like eating a large plate of food that Has no taste. I have to finish my supper on bite at a time but no enjoyment comes from it. Iím waiting for it to get better. I always wanted to travel but I got married and had a baby. Beautiful baby so beautiful. I love her. She is grown now but still wants us nearby. Itís wonderful to be loved and wanted but I want to be free. I would like to just go. One day sell everything and go. Maybe when I retire. Thatís in another 12 years. Ok I will have to keep going until then.
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