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Before the days of the Lottery....The Pools, I remember my dad in the other room while we all had to be very quiet or else ha ha

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order, the arrangement or disposition of people or things in relation to each other according to a particular sequence, pattern, or method.

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Iron lungs sit unused in an abandoned state hospital somewhere in the US. There are a handful of people left in the US who these machines, and now no company will provide parts or service for them. Yet these sit here, and probably still work.

Custom built iron lung, Cardiff, Wales, 1941-1950. See:

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A half a cup serving of lotus root provides over 60% RDA of Vitamin C. The high vitamin C content in the juice helps to melt mucus accumulation in the respiratory system & eliminates it from your body. It releases the mucus or phlegm accumulation in the lungs & dissolve them, thus is helpful as remedy for asthma, bronchitis, cold, cough & tuberculosis. The root also contains essential minerals like zinc, magnesium, copper & iron, which help the body in the production of red blood cells…

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Salk, Sabin and the Race Against Polio

Polio patients in iron lungs in 1952. (Nostalgia doesn't always mean 'good' ... but what IS good is that I never got polio ... and that the polio vaccine was created. Millions upon millions of people have had it ... polio is not the scary thing it was when I was a child. Thank the Good Lord.

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this fellow uses chic methods and combines the styles of many to achieve his non minimalist adornment..

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Beef Made Easy, Cheat sheet for retail beef cuts and recommended cooking methods for everybody

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