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Sure it affects both sides....but it seems pretty lopsided. I have a cousin that refused to talk politics because she can't explain any of what she believes in. She worked on Obama's campaign but couldn't tell you why. And just like URKids on the Hester article disappeared when I started arguing his points. I'm actually quite convincable given enough facts to support a position.…
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How about Charles Manson as a point for your case.
ONCEMORE1 - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
The liberal retort: " Disagree with ME? You're just WRONG!!"
ONCEMORE1 - Let’s kick God off the Court: Marriage isn’t the only place where the law has been infec
Hafta agree------I don't like Donald Trump, even think he's an A$$hole, but I gotta respect the way he says what he thinks and doesn't snivel, beg and apologize when people object.
1950Brutus - Two men shot in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If I worked in the judicial system I would feel duty bound to adhere to the innocent until proven guilty doctrine. As an ordinary system I feel I can pass judgement on this any time I want - just as I am NOT duty bound to agree with the decision rendered by a jury a.k.a. OJ Simpson.

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Blessing bans latex balloons, citing allergy concerns

2 years, 2 months ago by Bob Gough

Concern for the safety of people with an allergy to latex has caused Blessing Health System to ban latex balloons from all areas of Blessing Hospital, Blessing Physician Services facilities and Illini Community Hospital in Pittsfield. The ban includes deliveries to patients and staff members.

“On any given day there are Blessing Health System patients with an allergy to latex receiving care and staff with an allergy to latex working,” said Carleen Orton, RN, BSN, CIC, Infection Control Coordinator, Blessing Corporate Services. “This ban is designed to reduce their risk of complications. The incidence of latex allergy may not be high, but for those who suffer with it the results can be serious.  It’s a safety issue.”

According to the federal Centers for Disease Control, latex allergy is a reaction to certain proteins in latex rubber. Increasing the exposure to latex proteins increases the risk of developing allergic symptoms.

Symptoms usually begin within minutes of exposure; but can occur hours later and can be varied. Mild reactions involve skin redness, rash, hives, or itching. More severe reactions may involve respiratory symptoms such as runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes, scratchy throat, and asthma (difficult breathing, coughing spells, and wheezing). Allergic reactions to latex may be serious and can very rarely be fatal.


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