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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Hygiene
The E. coli outbreaks referred to are of toxin-producing E. coli, not normal flora types. http://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/outbreaks.html

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Giardia Outbreak
November 16, 12:12pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Hygiene
Of course you can infect yourself with normal flora in normally sterile sites, like nicking the gut and leaking bacteria into the bloodstream. I'm not forgetting it, it's just not part of ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Giardia Outbreak
November 16, 12:00pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Hygiene
Hi again, Roger - My main "reference" is an esteemed clinical microbiologist of some 30+ years of experience and education in the field, an author of some nationally recognized studies...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Giardia Outbreak
November 16, 10:39am

Re: Re: Hygiene
Roger, Are you saying that one gets sick by not hand washing and therefore ingesting the E. coli that one just excreted? Maybe I'm misunderstanding, but that is what it sounds like you are...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Giardia Outbreak
November 16, 1:28am

Re: FS: Odds and Ends (and an old Arctic 1000)
I'll take the hipbelt pockets if they are available. edit: corrected ^&*^*(% cellphone spelling error!

In Gear Swap » FS: Odds and Ends (and an old Arctic 1000)
November 08, 6:08pm

Thanks, Ian
+1 I've been looking for a used Starlite, now I can afford a new one!

In Gear Deals » Six Moons Designs
November 06, 11:30pm

bad dream
OK, so last night I had a dream (probably inspired by a book I'm reading) that the sun's power was running out, and in a few days life as we know it would be over. Everyone was just hang...

In Chaff » bad dream
November 01, 9:51am

Re: Surprise Homecoming.
Sweeeet. :) Thanks for sharing that moment with us.

In Chaff » Surprise Homecoming.
October 30, 5:39pm

internet memes
"BPL's official anti-liberal meme generator." OK, a serious question about something that has long puzzled me: It has always been my (admittedly subjective) observation that the...

In Chaff » Tea Party Haters
October 25, 12:24pm

Re: County Hospital
And even where there are county hospitals, they are under funded and over loaded - that's why not everywhere has them. And the patients who can't pay for their own care there tend to only...

In Chaff » Tea Party Haters
October 24, 3:37pm

All Reader Reviews by d k

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Pacific Outdoor Equipment Peak Elite AC petite
I liked this mat a lot; the only thing I've liked as much that I've tried is my old Thermarest Deluxe LE which I think is 26 oz, almost 3x the weight of this pad (10.5 oz on my scale). The fa...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
May 20, 3:46pm

Pacific Outdoor Products Insul Mat Max-Thermo
I got this on a Steep and Cheap sale, and so far have only used it twice sleeping on the floor at my parents' house, since my old bedroom has long since been converted to a sewing room for my mom....

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
December 26, 4:34pm