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  1. How to wash your hands....

    https://content.artofmanliness.com/uploads/2016/01/Wash-Hands-Doctor-1.jpg

    If using hand sanitizer, make sure it contains at least 60% alcohol. I have been making my own, since I cannot find any...
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    Sticky: PayPal Donations for BTC, Inc.

    I am happy to announce that BrainTalk Communities is once again fully set to begin accepting donations through PayPal.

    In communicating with our SYSOP, (Mike), it seems that we will be waiting...
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    Rose, I feel by your post, there is a great...

    Rose, I feel by your post, there is a great misunderstanding here.

    I am not saying there will be any type of banning...

    I am saying that we must return to the policy of zero political...
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    To be honest, I don't like this whole thread. I...

    To be honest, I don't like this whole thread. I don't like seeing politics in our community.I have received countless countless "comments" regarding BrainTalk becoming a political discussion...
  5. There are many stories like this.... That is...

    There are many stories like this....

    That is the legacy of a community that is over 20 years old, and has seen over 75k members in its midst.

    What I did not expect was for this to appear in the...
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    Thank you Sunshine for your kind words. They...

    Thank you Sunshine for your kind words. They instill confidence at a time when I am feeling little but frustration.

    My sole efforts are not only to give us, myself included, the members of...
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    Tic Chick... We have been a 501(c)(3) since...

    Tic Chick...

    We have been a 501(c)(3) since 2004.

    All our "Official" paperwork is public record. We are a Massachusetts organization, filed in this state. We have always had this kind of...
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    It's not actually "second thoughts", more of a...

    It's not actually "second thoughts", more of a "coming to senses" after "seeing the light". After careful examination of the Articles of Incorporation, when I officially accepted the duties of...
  9. I personally remember when this happened at MGH....

    I personally remember when this happened at MGH. I was just a moderator at that time. I even remember trying to call JL on his new cellphone..

    We are not quite where we want to be yet. We have...
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    Yes, that’s Rose, that’s a good explanation of...

    Yes, that’s Rose, that’s a good explanation of the reasoning behind the choice for the software.

    The reasons for doing it are basically because we couldn’t continue with obsolete technology.
    ...
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    I am going to be heading into to Boston from my...

    I am going to be heading into to Boston from my hotel in Burlington. I am going to be running around wherever I can find a place to get good food for a late night dinner.
    My wife is landing at...
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    I want to thank all of you for your show of...

    I want to thank all of you for your show of support.

    I understand myself the challenges of learning and memorizing new things. 40+ years of bennies for epilepsy has taken its toll on my...
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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving!
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    Happy Thanksgiving

    First I want to say Happy Thanks giving to all BrainTalk Community Members wherever you may be, no matter how long you have been absent. You are always welcome.

    I am happy to be able to spread...
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    I first came to BrainTalk sometime around 1999. I...

    I first came to BrainTalk sometime around 1999. I was simply looking for something on the internet to take the place of a real life epilepsy support group that I had founded with the help from the...
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    BT just got me drunk!

    I’m here in Boston, where BT all started. I was here almost 15 years ago exactly, to do everything I am here to do now, only more this time. I am going to just say
    So I just got off the phone with...
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    A change is in the winds.

    Hi everyone,

    These past two weeks have been really crazy for me. Power was out for 48 hours; I was supposed to go to my retreat in the forests of Mendocino, Ca to install a new part to fix a pump,...
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    Hi Porkette, Sorry to hear about the increase...

    Hi Porkette,

    Sorry to hear about the increase in seizures. I certainly can understand that, am dealing with it too. I hope you have otherwise been well.

    I can't remember hearing of asbestos...
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    Fire! Fire! Fire!

    Hey everyone, as many of you may already know, I’m here in California, and if you have been watching the news of late, we are getting hit by wildfires. I’m right next to San Francisco Bay, so I’m not...
  20. Well, I forgot that when moving things around,...

    Well, I forgot that when moving things around, that they would be arranged by post date! The post I wanted to be at the top is now below the ones I moved that were made on dates preceding it. Oh...
  21. Q & A RE: BrainTalk Communities & CannaTalks.

    Earlier this year I established my own company, a private LLC for the purpose of creating an online community; One big reason was in the spirit of one of our old members.

    This community is called...
  22. Firehorse, as a user, predates me at BT as an...

    Firehorse, as a user, predates me at BT as an Administrator. He seems knowledgeable about epilepsy. I will say no more than that.

    CannaTalks can not, and will never replace BrainTalk because it's...
  23. [QUOTE=agate;57645]The director of the site,...

    [QUOTE=agate;57645]The director of the site, Firehorse, is listed as "director BrainTalk Communities.org." Does this mean that CannaTalks is a subdivision of BrainTalk?[/QUOTE

    Make no mistake,...
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    Ugh. I am there with all of you hit by the...

    Ugh. I am there with all of you hit by the hurricane. I want you to know I am personally sending my well wishes.

    Here in CA (SF area for 48 years) we don't get the wind of hurricanes, but we do...
  25. Sticky: How about a Medical Cannabis Community with a...

    How about a Medical Cannabis Community with a forum just for MS?

    CannaTalks Multiple Sclerosis Forum

    It's a new site, they need to get the ball rolling, so to speak. They are the first of their...
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    Hi there, I am sitting here with my iPad...

    Hi there,

    I am sitting here with my iPad contemplating the best answers for this topic. One, I love to mirror the content from either my iPad/iPhone to my big screen using AirPlay (wifi) and the...
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    I think having the "Thanks Button" back will be...

    I think having the "Thanks Button" back will be great, I believe that has been missed. Personally I found myself very much wanting to use it this last week, and am impatiently waiting its return. 😁
    ...
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    Poll: Looks like you got it! :stupid:

    Looks like you got it! :stupid:
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    Poll: You are quite welcome Rose, And yes, I do...

    You are quite welcome Rose,

    And yes, I do understand. Discussion regarding a subject with another requires a common frame of reference. If one doesn't have that, one can not effectively...
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    True, but when you think about it, anyone could...

    True, but when you think about it, anyone could copy and paste any content they find created by someone else, and post it here without proper authorization, consent, or credit.

    Plagiarism is an...
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    Wow, another good question. I'm afraid I can't...

    Wow, another good question.

    I'm afraid I can't answer this one for you.

    But I can tell you how it works.

    What the Blog this Post button does is similar to quoting someone. It take the post,...
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    Great to see you back crow!

    Great to see you back crow!
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    Poll: Excellent question Rose, and a very viable...

    Excellent question Rose, and a very viable concern.

    As far as I can tell from my experimenting with the blog feature, the privacy setting are for all categories. Meaning they will apply to every...
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    Yes agate, that number can be changed. Mike and...

    Yes agate, that number can be changed. Mike and I will discuss what might be a more reasonable maximum, and I'll leave it to Mike to do the dirty work.

    Any further questions or comments' please...
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    It is rare that you will find that Mike and I...

    It is rare that you will find that Mike and I contradicting each other, (Really, I just talked to him on the phone, so this is best described as a joint reiteration of the above post.)

    As far as...
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    Poll: Blogs: How they work, & Member Poll

    Hi everyone!

    Yes indeedy, The Braintalk Community Blogs have now been enabled!
    I myself have long awaited the time when we could offer this feature to you our members, because I firmly believe...
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    On September 29th, 2013, Dr. Yoshio Hosobuchi...

    On September 29th, 2013, Dr. Yoshio Hosobuchi ashes were scattered in San Francisco Bay near the Golden Gate; scattered with him were the ashes of his wife Dresden Hosobuchi, who passed away from an...
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    Greetings

    3999

    Hey everyone. I'm chiming in from the south side of Maui. It's a beautiful morning here, and I'm getting ready to head off for Hana with an old pal of mine that I grew up with in my hometown...
  39. Far for me to think that you would lose BT...

    Far for me to think that you would lose BT "stuff"...

    That's supposed to be behind us. lol
  40. Where you ask??? Well, I'm no expert, that's why...

    Where you ask??? Well, I'm no expert, that's why we have you (Mike) do this.:wink: That way I can come up with ideas, you tell me how viable they are! But upon seeing your reply, and looking...
  41. I still notice there is some significant space...

    I still notice there is some significant space left. Perhaps for unregistered visitors there could (should) be a decent sized banner/button/link that invites them to join.
  42. Good luck in your efforts. Another alternative...

    Good luck in your efforts. Another alternative may be to rally them here to BrainTalk Communities. I would be perfectly willing to reopen the ACC forum here. All it would take is a few more active...
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    It pains me to hear about such happenings. This...

    It pains me to hear about such happenings. This sort of negative treatment towards another solely due to their medical condition is simply unacceptable and dehumanizing. If practiced by the members...
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    Sticky: I never like to say there isn't a way, or that...

    I never like to say there isn't a way, or that there is no hope in completing any specific task. Unless our former SYSOP JL was grossly mistaken in his reports when we did meet online, he had made...
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    I can't express all the feelings of grief and...

    I can't express all the feelings of grief and sorrow that I have been going through over the past several months, and I am very grateful for the warmth and support that you, the members of BrainTalk...
  46. Seasons Greetings to one and all!

    Seasons Greetings to one and all!
  47. Mike and I would be more than happy to add any...

    Mike and I would be more than happy to add any forum back, if there is a demand for it. The reason the old Sexuality forum was dropped is because it had only 25 threads, of which only 4 of them had...
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    Still with you all.

    Hello everyone,

    I regret I have been absent for so long. It seems things just have not been going my way for a while. It started with my own neurological disorder, Epilepsy giving me problems. ...
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    Personally, I prefer sushi over turkey any day. ...

    Personally, I prefer sushi over turkey any day.

    From what I have come to know of you over the years here at BrainTalk, I believe that this would be a wonderfully fulfilling and enjoyable challenge...
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    My "thanks" button isn't here either, so thanks...

    My "thanks" button isn't here either, so thanks Mike for taking the time to design these yourself.

    I also agree with those that prefer style #2. I find it easier on my eyes. *eye*eye
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    Jan, you may find the MS forum up and running...

    Jan, you may find the MS forum up and running here: http://braintalkcommunities.org/forumdisplay.php/81-Multiple-Sclerosis
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    The Multiple Sclerosis forum is here: ...

    The Multiple Sclerosis forum is here: http://braintalkcommunities.org/forumdisplay.php/81-Multiple-Sclerosis
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    Unfortununately, I can not find my backup of...

    Unfortununately, I can not find my backup of those 6 broken smilies either. However with some luck, and a a bit of searching on the web I should be able to locate the place where I originally found...
  54. Yesterday we discussed, approved, & Mike...

    Yesterday we discussed, approved, & Mike installed the "Thanks" feature. It required some adjustments to get it to show up in the default style, and I am guessing it will require the same tweaks in...
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    My first guess to why the "Thanks" feature is not...

    My first guess to why the "Thanks" feature is not visible in the Biggie style is that by default the "Thanks" button was on the right. Mike had to move it to the left to make it show up. This...
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    Excellent! I am a great fan of raptors of all...

    Excellent! I am a great fan of raptors of all kinds.
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    Page generated in 0.4197 seconds with 18 queries....

    Page generated in 0.4197 seconds with 18 queries.

    This thread
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    I have some new from Lor's husband, he has given...

    I have some new from Lor's husband, he has given me a message that he asked me to relay to her friends here at BrainTalk Communities.
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    I have some new from Lor's husband, he has given...

    I have some new from Lor's husband, he has given me a message that he asked me to relay to her friends here at BrainTalk Communities.
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    I have just merged the two Alcoholism,...

    I have just merged the two Alcoholism, Addiction and Recovery forums into one. The one and only forum with this title is now located under the General Health Issues category. :o
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    Thanks for bringing this to my attention. The...

    Thanks for bringing this to my attention. The best solution will be to merge the two. As you point out, it is confusing having two forums with the same name.
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    Yes, the BrainTalk Communities forums and its...

    Yes, the BrainTalk Communities forums and its archives are, and have always been available for the entire world to read. To find them, all you need do is use a search engine like Google. That is the...
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    I have the same hopes Ging. I will also be...

    I have the same hopes Ging. I will also be trying to see if we can get things going again in the chatrooms. I would like to see them more active in the coming year.
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    I'm not sure why you think you must change your...

    I'm not sure why you think you must change your username. We will not be posting any member usernames from here on Facebook, and participation is totally optional. Even those that do choose to...
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    You can only change your name by re-registering,...

    You can only change your name by re-registering, using a separate email address. This will create a new account, totally different than your current one. All posts will be maintained with the...
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    BrainTalk Communities is on FaceBook!

    A part of the New Year, BrainTalk Communities has new face on Facebook! Now you can drop by and say hello on our official BrainTalk Communities FB page!

    We will not only use it to help keep...
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    The full size image looks kind of blurry, but...

    The full size image looks kind of blurry, but from what I can see, you still have a good amount of swelling, along with a bit of subcutaneous bleeding. I'd keep it elevated, iced, and immobilized if...
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    Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! *happy...

    Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

    *happy thanksgiving
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    Gabriella, please do not put words in my mouth. ...

    Gabriella, please do not put words in my mouth.

    Nowhere did Mike or myself say we were going to alter the filter for any reason. All currently censored text will remain so.
    I said that members...
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    Just think how you use your words. If your...

    Just think how you use your words. If your context does not violate our Terms of Service, then your post should be ok.

    Referring to a female dog is fine.

    Nothing hurtful or derogatory in any...
  71. I would like to stress that everyone here should...

    I would like to stress that everyone here should feel free to post and reply as each member sees fit, without feeling the need to reply simply for the need to boost post counts.
    No one should feel...
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    I actually experienced the same problem myself....

    I actually experienced the same problem myself.
    Try clearing history, cookies & browser cache, then restarting your browser.
    That fixed it for me.
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    Spam posts are judged by their content, not their...

    Spam posts are judged by their content, not their length.
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    Barbara, I must beg to differ with you, you give...

    Barbara, I must beg to differ with you, you give the impression to me, that you seem to be quite the determined sort!
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    The quick reply has some of the functionality as...

    The quick reply has some of the functionality as the Advanced. If you wish to use more formatting options, or have access to more clickable smilies, then click on the "Go Advanced" option for...
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