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By stevewoolf - March 29, 2017

Hi all – I am 51, my name is Steve and I live in Westport. Back in the day I ran Irish Pubs with my father and mother’s families. Real good drinking… READ MORE

By PhilJ - March 23, 2017

I smoked for 40 something years when I quit smoking my BODY fell apart. I was told by my regular family doctor I had COPD we’ll treat it when the time comes…… READ MORE