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Re: Doctor visit

> ...highway robbery.
Yeah, and to think they want to close the less-expensive highway to our
north becauese it is "dangerous".


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Marge Talt" <mtalt@hort.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2004 2:32 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Doctor visit

> Yes, and my DH, who now spends his life watching TV, is a real sucker
> for those ads - for pain meds for arthritis.  He can hardly walk now
> and instead of doing his exercises, he lives in hope of some magic
> pill that's gonna make him 20 again.  I personally think pill ads
> ought to be banned.   I am not in favor of the turning medicine into
> big business - call me really, really old fashioned but making scads
> of money from sick people is immoral.  Meds are so overpriced it's
> pathetic.  My DH is on 4 prescriptions now that run well over $200 a
> month...highway robbery.
> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
> mtalt@hort.net
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> > From: Zemuly@aol.com
> > In a message dated 7/21/2004 5:04:29 AM Central Standard Time,
> > mhobertm@excite.com writes:
> >
> > they  tell people to ask their
> > doctor for these drugs but they never tell them  what the drugs are
> > supposed to treat!! DUH!
> > >
> > I've noticed that, too.  Sometimes I think the ads should be on
> "Saturday
> > Night Live" as spoofs.  They are really ridiculous.
> >
> > zem
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