Real Estate Crowdfunding & Investing – RealtyShares

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How can you tell when a financial bubble is about to burst?

Part of our routine is watching a lot of HGTV.  I know prices are insane when I can’t afford to downsize.  I just viewed a recent construction local listing priced 35% higher per square foot than my house.  New construction is over 50% higher per square foot.

Stick a fork in it.  It’s done.  Air is leaving the balloon.

Need more proof? Read this.

Cardiac Effects of Loperamide OD – The Poison Review

Source: Cardiac effects of loperamide overdose | The Poison Review

Just when you start to think you’ve heard it all you stumble upon this article.  I’ve never thought about taking mass quantities of anti-diarrheal medication for the purpose of getting high.

A little-known manifestation of loperamide toxicity is cardiac dysrhythmias. This case report describes a 48-year-old woman who had ingested up to 40 tablets 2-mg loperamide daily for several weeks to “get a high.”
I’m practically speechless.

Alcohol Abuse Mortality Patterns Shift With Age

After adjustments for variables that included sex, educational status, and year of birth, alcohol use disorder was associated with a mortality hazard ratio of 5.83 (95% confidence interval, 5.76 – 5.90). However, the hazard ratio showed an inverted U-shaped curve in accordance with age.

Source: Alcohol Abuse Mortality Patterns Shift With Age