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by MarcR
Sun Dec 05, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: 12/5/2021 forum software upgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 59

Re: 12/5/2021 forum software upgrade

This is complete. Please let me know if you see anything amiss.
by MarcR
Sun Dec 05, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: 12/5/2021 forum software upgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 59

12/5/2021 forum software upgrade

Tonight, beginning at midnight EST (5am UTC), the forums will be unavailable for about an hour while we install a software update. In addition to the usual underlying benefits of keeping software up to date - security, performance, compatibility with evolving standards - there is one change that all...
by MarcR
Mon Oct 25, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: Wiki software upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: Wiki software upgrade

The upgrade is complete, and the wiki is once again available for updates.
by MarcR
Sun Oct 24, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: Wiki software upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Wiki software upgrade

Our wiki is in read-only mode while we upgrade MediaWiki, the software that runs it, from v1.26.2 to v1.36.2.
by MarcR
Sat Aug 07, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Better Air, Better Brains--even after age 70.
Replies: 14
Views: 2238

Re: Better Air, Better Brains--even after age 70.

the study could be missing other lifestyle differences in various areas, such as higher income in the suburban areas leading to better food quality, lifestyle choices, etc. Yes, they "stratified by apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype, and adjusted for sex, education, race, neighborhood median hou...
by MarcR
Fri Aug 06, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Better Air, Better Brains--even after age 70.
Replies: 14
Views: 2238

Re: Better Air, Better Brains--even after age 70.

Thanks, Susan - very helpful link. The upper end of the "good" AQI range - 50 - corresponds to 12 in the study units. The calculated PM2.5 exposure for study subjects ( table S3 ) ranged from 5-18 over the 25 year period, but the metrics improved steadily and dramatically over that period....
by MarcR
Sat Jul 31, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease
Replies: 111
Views: 9524

Re: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease

TheBrain wrote:Marc, if the mainstream media had reported on this lawsuit, would that be considered conspiracy theorizing?
Fact checking of a baseless lawsuit is not conspiracy theorizing. The conspiracy theory is the lawsuit itself, and uncritical promotion of it is disinformation. That's what's not allowed here.
by MarcR
Sat Jul 31, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease
Replies: 111
Views: 9524

Re: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease

The fact check pertains to the deleted post. I'm going to let it remain as ApropoE4's post and my own deletion of the misinformation crossed. Remember everyone, the burden of proof is on those who want to make a NON-MAINSTREAM claim. We're looking for complete, traceable, scientifically solid inform...
by MarcR
Mon Jul 26, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease
Replies: 111
Views: 9524

Re: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease

If it follows the scientific method, I would consider citing any paper. Conversely, I would be reluctant to cite even a peer-reviewed and published paper that relies upon hearsay, is opaque regarding its experimental methods and calculations, or draws illogical conclusions from its results.