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Mon Mar 11, 2013, 11:42 AM

73. I have a history of Alzheimer's in my family...

I honestly wish pot or at least THC was legalized.

I've never smoked anything in my life let alone pot and frankly, my choice, I probably still won't even with this research, however, I would be more apt to taking the THC in a pill or liquid form.

As I am officially past the middle age hurdle, I worry more and more each day about my mind slipping away and leaving my GF in a really bad situation. Yes, we have taken long term measures both financial and personally, but it still worries me.

I try to challenge my mind each and every day, I have taken up the guitar and am training myself in java. I do crossword puzzles and the jumble, etc all things that are supposed to help at least delay or supposedly blunt it's effects.

It's like living with a sword of Damocles over my head.

Added to that, both breast and colon cancer run in my family.

Yayyyy. Sorry for the pity party. Cheers!

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