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Is asking questions on personal health tests a good idea?

Proposal: Personal Health So the proposal's description ends with "here users can ask experts details about their conditions or symptoms." and already this seems like shaky ground. It's one thing to ...
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How does Personal Health compare to Health Proposal?

Proposal: Personal Health The initial example questions posted under the Area51 health proposal did allow for personal questions on health such as "how to interpret this ECG report" etc., but since ...
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This doesn't fit the Stack Exchange model

Proposal: Lost Family Members Stack Exchange handles questions and answers, not discussions. It appears this proposal is just about grieving over lost family members and nothing else. That would ...
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Which tags should Law start with? [on hold]

Proposal: Law Once the site enters private and then public beta, creating a new tag becomes a privilege not available to new users, even users who bring an association bonus. This means a new user's ...
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I'll be honest - I'm 15. Can I be here?

Proposal: Sexuality I’m going to be honest about my age and say I am 15. Despite the fact that most of you probably wouldn’t want me here, I would really appreciate this site, as – like most 15 year ...
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What's the difference between Jokes and Puzzling?

What's the difference between Jokes and Puzzling? As the comment noted, your second best voted question is on topic at Puzzling - It doesn't seem to be very well defined what the scope of this ...
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What kinds of questions would be suitable for “Cambridge IGCSE”?

Proposal: Cambridge IGCSE I'm not sure what questions would be suitable here that wouldn't be suitable on another site. Some of the types of questions that I can think of include: Time ...
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How should we scope our definition to refer to homelessness as a condition related to poverty?

So our recent discussion about homeless persons in undeveloped nations probably lacking internet access has led to me thinking maybe we should scope the site to regions wherein homelessness is a ...
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Are men's rights under the banner?

Proposal: Feminism and Gender Equality Should questions on men's rights be considered on-topic for this proposal or should prospective MRAs go their own way?
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How can this site be made famous even in countries with not much internet access?

As asked, there are a number of countries where the homeless don't have access to smartphones, laptops, internet etc things... So, maybe there could be one way I thought, this site must manage to ...
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Adoption is covered by Parenting.SE

Adoptionis certainly a very worth-while topic (speaking as an adoptive parent myself) - but it is clearly covered by Parenting.SE.
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Proposal Organization: What is this proposal about?

Proposal: Organization Proposed Q&A site for people who like and to learn about organizing stuff. Organizing stuff? What kind of stuff? My sock drawer? A company party? A multinational ...
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Duplicate proposal of Parenting.SE

Proposal: Motherhood This proposal is a duplicate of Parenting.SE (which is curently in open beta) and hence should be closed .
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Title limits scope of topic given in site description

Proposal: vastu The site is a "Proposed Q&A site for building construction". The title however only refers to vastu specifically vastu principles for construction of buildings. Either the title ...
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What distinguishes this from Fitness and/or Health?

Proposal: Yoga While Health is still in private beta, I can't think of any questions for here that wouldn't fit on Fitness.se
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Do the homeless generally have access to the internet?

I find this an interesting proposal and certainly do support helping and feeding the homeless. However, I'm confused about the target, the homeless themselves. Do they generally have access to the ...
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Correct way to communicate pronunciations

Proposal: Say it in English What is an effective and accurate way of communicating pronunciations on this site? Phonetical symbols? Voice clips?
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Who should the Homlessness site be for?

Re: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/85879/homelessness I listed the target userbase as long-term homeless people, people who have escaped homelessness, and people who study homelessness ...
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What are the 'rules' apart from 'Law'?

Proposal: Rules What are the rules we are talking about here, apart from Law?
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What does “vegan” mean? Not eating specific types of products, or not supporting the industry that makes animals suffer?

Proposal: Veganism Answers to this question may have influence on what is considered on-topic on the site. For example, is in vitro meat considered vegan? How about eggs or milk that was produced in ...
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Where can I ask where to ask?

I have relatively often questions where I don't know where I can ask them / discuss them. For example I want to talk with people who know something about typography (in mathematics) about the ...
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Isn't this the same as Academia?

Proposal: Pedagogy I don't see any big differences that would warrant a separate site.
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Welcome to the Pedagogy proposal!

Proposal: Pedagogy While stackexchange is itself an education site, I was a bit surprised that there wasn't a section for questions about education and what is effective for learning information. ...
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Can questions about Ayurveda (Indian Herbology) be asked on this proposed QA site?

The question says it all. I know there is another proposed QA site dedicated for Ayurveda itself, but somehow it hasn't gained any traction. So, can I ask questions related to Ayurveda here instead? ...
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This proposal should be for the pubert child only - parents not allowed

Proposal: Puberty What do you think?
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When will this site commence?

Proposal: Health The Health proposal now has 200 committers but the beta site has not yet started. When will this site kick off the ground?
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Should only traditional/evidence based medicine in answers be allowed?

Proposal: Health There are many health practitioners who do not practice evidenced based medicine, but rather a medicine based on tradition and culture. Should answers that refer to these methods be ...
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How can we attract 3 More Users?

Proposal: Health The health proposal requires 3 more users to get off the ground. How can we encourage 3 more users to join the proposal so we can begin to improve our health and well-being with ...
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Duplicate of Feminism and Gender Equality

Proposal: Gender Studies This is already covered under Feminism and Gender Equality.
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Scope for Cars proposal

Proposal: Cars What should be the scope for the new Cars proposal site? I suggest going for the ones below: Trivia questions Science questions related to cars Technical questions that do not ...
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What questions would be on-topic here, but off-topic on the Cooking stackexchange?

Proposal: Veganism There are already "Vegetarian" and "Vegan" tags on the Cooking site, containing questions like "Filtered or non-filtered soymilk maker?", "Reformulate a marshmallow recipe to ...
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Whats wrong with my Proposal?

I created my first proposal yesterday, I was hoping to get some support since this topic is kind of very hot right now I did not see any site on this network about this, so I decided to propose and ...
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Hard to get traffic discussed globally

Proposal: Traffic Based on most of your example questions, this proposal is probably not possible to answer globally. Answers to those questions differ from country to country because of different ...
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Duplicate of Politics?

Indian Politics seems to be a more localized version of Politics.SE (public beta).
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Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical sicence stack exchange?

Proposal: Health Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical science stack exchange? For example,people with diabetes would want to ask about recent medical research. Also, ...
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Huge overlap with Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

Proposal: Cars I believe there is a large overlap with Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, which is still in Beta. There is also another new proposal which is competing with this proposal, ...
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This proposal would be better situated under the category Life

Proposal: Privacy The proposal has changed its name form Digital Privacy to just Privacy. This happened with the aim to broaden the scope of this community to be. See here for details. The proposal ...
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Possible duplicate of Recreational Drugs

Proposal: Cannabis Possible duplicate or sub-site of Recreational Drugs. We rather have a site for all recreational drugs than for each drug an own site.
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Already on topic at Parenting.SE

Proposal: Pregnancy This is wholy within scope of Parenting.SE
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Should Chinese Medicine and herbs be on topic?

Should Chinese Medicine and usage of herbs for health purposes be on topic? Proposal: Health
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Non-human followers/committers at Chinese Emigration?

The history of Chinese Emigration 移民海外 looks really weird. It has a massive number of commitments in very short time intervals. Here are the most notable streaks: Pages 6 to 32 are commitments ...
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What would be on-topic here that would be off-topic on Politics.SE

Proposal: Anarchism If you haven't noticed, we have Politics site here. It's the exact place where the questions about the Anarchism as social and political doctrine should be asked. Is there ...
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Can we create Health community ads to accelerate the proposal growth?

Can we post community ads to various related SE sites (e.g. Biology, Chemistry), so the number of people interested in Health can grow? As it seems the Commitment stage is very slow (like 1 person ...
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Will I be able to post anonymously?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy If you search teh interwebz for my username 'Carpetsmoker', stackoverflow is the first hit (on DuckDuckGo anyway). If you do the same for my real name, SO doesn't come up ...
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Any advice on how to recover from a circumcision operation? Thanks! [closed]

I'm 19, a college freshman. I'm sorry I don't know if it is really appropriate to ask such a question on this SE site but I really need some help. I had just undergone a circumcision operation ...
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How to prevent US-Centrism?

Proposal: Law This proposal is not meant to be US-Centric. It should be like Travel for example; it should be used to ask questions about all law systems worldwide. However, probably the initial ...
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Only “real” tea or all “teas”?

Proposal: Tea There are much more drinks called "tea", depending on the culture, which are, however, not "real" tees. Such as Rooibos, Yerba mate, and all kinds of herbal tees (from wild rose, mint ...
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Advertise Law Proposal on the right-hand panel?

Proposal: Law By virtue of the 50% Commitment rate, should we ask SE to advertise this proposal on the right-hand panel? This meta SE comment suggests that this request must be made manually and ...
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Question about proposed site: Health

Proposal: Health I've been keeping an eye on this for months now, wondering to see if it would take a strong direction. I don't see it yet. Mainly I'd like to know if medical questions are going to ...
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Folks with health questions… or folks learning about health?

Proposal: Health About a month ago, I made a small edit to the audience description here, such that it now reads: Proposed Q&A site for medical specialists, students, dietitians and anyone ...