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something to think about. I recently picked a new primary care doctor. After two visits and
exhaustive Lab tests, he said I was doing 'fairly well' for my age. (I just
turned 71.) A little concerned about that comment, I couldn't
resist asking him, 'Do you think I'll live to be 80?' He asked,
'Do you smoke tobacco, or drink beer or wine?' 'Oh no,' I replied.. 'I'm
not doing drugs, either!' Then he asked, 'Do you eat rib-eye steaks and
barbecued ribs? 'I said, 'Not much...
my former doctor said that all red meat is
very unhealthy!' 'Do you spend a lot of time in the sun, like playing
golf, sailing, hiking, or bicycling?' 'No, I don't,' I said.
He asked, 'Do you gamble, , or have a lot of sex?' 'No,' I said. He
looked at me and said,... 'Then, why do you even give a shit?