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Tincup
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Thanks to all the moderators for all the work you do. You're the best!

[Big Grin]

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surprise
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Agree, thank you for volunteering your time.

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Lyme positive PCR blood, and
positive Bartonella henselae Igenex, 2011.
low positive Fry biofilm test, 2012.
Update 7/16- After extensive treatments,
doing okay!

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kam
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YES. YES> yes
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desertwind
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Another shout out for the time and effort you all put out. You all do a great job! DW
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sixgoofykids
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Thanks everyone! [Smile]

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linky123
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[group hug]

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'Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.' Matthew 11:28

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GretaM
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Yes! Thank you!
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2roads
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Yeh, it's not a job I would want.....for sure.

Controversy is not my thang.

Appreciate it-

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faithful777
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We appreciate the "Love"!

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Faithful

Just sharing my experience, I am not a doctor.

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joalo
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Yes, thank you so much for keeping us from running amok!! [Big Grin]

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Sick since January 1985. Misdiagnosed for 20 years. Tested CDC positive October 2005. Treating since April 2006.

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Lymetoo
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Thank you. We are far from perfect, but we try!

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randibear
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I imagine being a mod would be like my old job in civil rights. Not something I wpuld again ever.

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do not look back when the only course is forward

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LisaK
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yes, thank you!!!

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Be thankful in all things- even difficult times and sickness and trials - because there is something GOOD to be seen

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Dogsandcats
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Thank you, it is nice to hear good things!

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God will prepare everything for our perfect happiness in heaven, and if it takes my dog being there, I believe he'll be there.

Billy Graham

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payne
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\0/

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TULAREMIA/rabbit fever ?

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Kudzuslipper
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Love and thanks to you all.
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Lymetoo
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The joys of moderating are endless. [Wink]

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Dogsandcats
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It is the nice people, caring people, that make it all
worthwhile....

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God will prepare everything for our perfect happiness in heaven, and if it takes my dog being there, I believe he'll be there.

Billy Graham

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payne
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Here's your OSCAR... [spinning smile]
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For sorting out our questionable post... [bonk]
[group hug] God Bless on the good days too

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TULAREMIA/rabbit fever ?

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Lymetoo
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[Smile] Thanks .. Like I said. We try.

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Lymetoo
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Thanks to you, payne, I had that crazy song in my head at midnight. Try going to sleep with that song singing in your head! [Big Grin]

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desertwind
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Play by the rules or don't play. We need you guys on here to keep things real and you all should be thanked more often.... so.....Thanks again!
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GretaM
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Yes thank you.

It sounds silly but the stress level I feel when reading posts has decreased significantly.

Thanks again.

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desertwind
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Me too GreataM. We all know too well the negative effects of stress on our healing process. Even though I am so much better, I still like coming on lymenet because it has always felt like a safe place.
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Looking
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Moderators, I'm sure your job is trying at times.

I do have a question, though.

Why do you delete people's posts without notifying them privately as to the reason?

I hardly ever post here and when I put time and effort into a post and it just disappears into thin air without notification, it makes me feel like my contributions are not wanted.

Anyway, I guess I'll just go back into the "read only" category again as I do not have energy to waste, especially after the ct scan and 5 x-rays I just had. Think I better devote my time to de-radiating myself.

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Lymetoo
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Looking.. The short answer is because it would take all day. When trolls are involved, there is no point in notifying.

Your contributions did not go unnoticed.

I hope you feel better soon! [Smile]

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sixgoofykids
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quote:
Originally posted by Looking:

Why do you delete people's posts without notifying them privately as to the reason?

Some people are fine when we edit or delete. Others give us a hard time and are as rude to us as they have been in their posts on the board so most of the time we don't take the chance that we'll be lambasted for notifying.

If we edit your post and you want to know why, please send us a PM.

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GretaM
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Yes! Thanks for sweeping things up in medical just now.

Always nice to see a troll get chased back into its cave.

[Wink]

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Lymetoo
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plural

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momindeep
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Moderators?...we have moderators?...huh...

Just kidding...you are very special people that possess a unique gift...thanks for all your time and efforts.

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GretaM
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[lol]

lymetoo!

plural.

so true. I laughed out loud at that one. thanks.

[kiss]

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Lymetoo
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[Big Grin]

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Lou B
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I too want to shout-out a big THANK YOU to all our Moderators ... you volunteer your time (when I'm sure you have many more "fun" things to do), dedicating many hours of your days, nights, weekends and sometimes holidays. You all do a great job and keep it positive doing what can often be contentious and thankless.

I had a reawakening in reference to moderating the LymeNet Flash the past few days when I was pulled into a review of an issue. I haven't moderated here in quite some time ... wow, I forget how difficult and challenging it is to handle some situations. So, I REALLY thank all of YOU!

When things explode here, which happens infrequently, it's usually because a few users simply do not know when to shut up and move on. They get to use this site free of charge, forget the User Agreement they read/clicked on when they signed up and think they have right to interpret, argue and debate the rules with the LymeNet moderator team. That behavior is unacceptable!
For those users who need a refresher of the LymeNet Flash - User Agreement, it is here:
http://flash.lymenet.org/scripts/ultimatebb.cgi/ubb/agree_review

Moderator team ... keep up the great work. If you need support, I've got-your-back!

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Thanks, Lou - I think things are calming down - we really need civility on this board.
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Lymetoo
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Thanks, Lou. You are the best!

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sixgoofykids
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Thanks, Lou!!

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faithful777
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Thanks Lou!! We appreciate your support. [Big Grin]

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Faithful

Just sharing my experience, I am not a doctor.

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Dogsandcats
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Thank you Lou!

So much goes on behind the scenes that people who post here are not even aware of happening.

We do the best we can to keep everyone safe. When I came to this forum I felt comfortable posting and if I didn't understand something, I asked on a PM.

I believe we have a great group of people who honestly want to help others and appreciate the support this forum provides.

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God will prepare everything for our perfect happiness in heaven, and if it takes my dog being there, I believe he'll be there.

Billy Graham

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