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The principal editor of this site is Sue Wong. Ms. Wong has worked as web editor and Internet writer for many years. Ms. Wong is not a medical professional.
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We always treat our users with honesty and respect. Users of our forum should also respect each other. Argument and debates are fine, but personal attacks are not. Vulgar materials and vulgar languages are not allowed. Your post will be deleted if you will not comply with the requirements. No advertisement please.
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