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Forum: Equipment 05-19-2017, 04:36 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Mike Cipriano
Forum: Equipment 05-15-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,293
Posted By Mike Cipriano
For Sale: MDUSA "No Limits" Timer/Clock

I have a new (never used) MDUSA No Limits timer clock I'm selling. It was originally purchased for my garage gym which remains off the grid; hence the sale.

It was purchased in late 2012 and...
Forum: Injuries 05-17-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,290
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Sciatic nerve(?) pain in my ***, NOT my back

Tim,
and just to add the counterpoint. I has the same symptoms, went the ortho/PT/MRI route. Everyone was sure it was a disc until the MRI came back negative. My chiro said it seemed to be...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 05-03-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,143
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Spironolactone and muscle mass in women

Sarah,
Topical is an option, though there is not a lot of data showing that it's effective. Oral administration has been better studied, although I think there is a fairly decent sized trial of...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 04-30-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,143
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Spironolactone and muscle mass in women

Sarah,
We have a couple of adult females (one 19 and one 21) who are taking spirololactone for ance. They are not crossfitters, but one is a competitive swimmer and the other is a trathlete who does...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 02-21-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,259
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Lifting with a port-a-cath

Kurt,
You're wise to be concerned. These devices can be damaged and can crack (they're plastic). Obviously avoid the front rack, but even repetitive movements can make these devices crack. I used...
Forum: Running a CrossFit Facility 02-04-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,957
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Catering to regular folks?

I personally have left at least one box where the programming was geared almost exclusively to the elite athletes at the box. Even the periodization of the lifting and WODs were geared towards their...
Forum: Community 02-04-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,712
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: CrossFit Masters and Seniors

Just past 52 and very happy with Crossfit and the results I get.
As someone who has been active my entire adult life, I find the intensity of Crossfit to be an important variable in making progress,...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 01-24-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,857
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Phentermine? Synthyroid?

Noah,
There is a lot more information people would need to know about your client to really answer this question.
As far as the synthroid goes, her low thyroid hormone levels are generally pretty...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 01-11-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,392
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Another Cholesterol Thread

Marshall,
I think it's wise to be skeptical and ask questions. There is controversy on cholesterol and heart disease and it seems there is much more to know about the connection.
That said, there...
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 01-08-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,595
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Prednisolone

gluccocorticoids like prednisolone are frequently given in "burst" doses (like the one you're taking with a higher dose initially that decreases over several days.
The hope is that it will be more...
Forum: Running a CrossFit Facility 11-25-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,993
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Early morning attendance

I've always been a part of the morning class crowd, just a few thoughts based on my experiences with other boxes.
1. Do you have a shower at the box? Most of the early morning crew is on their way...
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 11-09-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,761
Posted By Mike Cipriano
Re: Jeans for small waist, big thighs

I have had good luck with Levis 559s or 569s. Heard that Levis modified the cut of these jeans so perhaps not as good as they once were.
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