better living through chemistry

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  1. keleko

    keleko yes, he is

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    well, not quite chemistry, but pH anyway

    anyone have some good info on this? :

    http://www.bloodph.com/

    looks like a good idea, but at $225us for a self test, i'm thinking scam
     
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    KetchupKing Active Member

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    So basically they bought $10 worth of equipment and are now selling it for $45 because they made a scientific sounding web page and threw in a pseudo-science booklet?
     
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    tryfuhl New Member

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    This has validity, though 230 for that is bullshit

    There are books and equipment out there which can help you determine this for much less
     
  4. keleko

    keleko yes, he is

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    that's what i was thinking, but i don't even know where to start looking

    i just moved to FL a few months ago, and i'm a good 30-35lbs overweight
    (6' 220), mostly butt n gut

    gotta drop some pounds and put muscles back on soz i can go to teh beach, but i can't afford to go to a gym and i don't know anyone in the area to work out with

    used to workout every day back in .mil, but that was 15+ years ago
     
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    tryfuhl New Member

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    This isn't a miracle lose weight thing though... it will help optimize some things... but you can easily lose the weight without it

    Go to a local vitamin shoppe, check out the book for free.. they probably have the alkaline diet or something like that... should have ph strips as well...
     
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    keleko yes, he is

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    oh, not expecting any miracles, just info on what this will do to help me eat right - which consequently will then bring energy back up so i can feel like working out again
     
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    You can't afford to go to the gym but you want to drop $225 on THIS? Get a gym membership, a tub of protein, and spend the rest on food.
     
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    keleko yes, he is

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    ah, NO, i don't want to spend $225* - that's the whole point


    *for teh test, plus teh book, plus w/e
     
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    :werd: I hated taking that damn class last semester.
     
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    keleko yes, he is

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    so, anyone else with info ?
     
  11. michael

    michael WELCOME TO THE GUNSHINE STATE

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    there are a billion gyms in fort laud nigga.. pick one and go.
     
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    Ceaze https://hearthis.at/DoYouEvenUplift Moderator

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    keleko yes, he is

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    they cost money
    which i don't have
    unless you let me borrow from you
     
  14. Dr. Fuckface

    Dr. Fuckface Wheelguns: when it absolutely, positively has to g

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    biochem major :wavey: love the shit.

    as a kid, did you ever take your favorite toy apart to see how they worked? that's how chem and bio are for me :hsd: the pig dissection was fucking :cool:
     
  15. Kotu

    Kotu OT Supporter

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    Here's what you're gonna do, fatty.

    1-Spend $1 less on food everyday
    2-Use the $31 bucks/month to pay for a gym membership
    3-???
    4-Profit

    Therefore, Lose weight because you're eating less and because you're burning more calories by working out and gain muscle by working out.

    I'm a genius. :bowdown:
     
  16. jokka

    jokka OT Supporter

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    my old chemistry teacher was like 75 years old and he marked the same answers wrong on all the tests/worksheets for the whole class. He didnt give a fuck and passed everyone.
     
  17. Spiritus

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    Join the gym. If you can't do that, forget about true fitness.

    Of course you can reduce fat by dieting. But where is the fun in that?
     
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