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WP:SEE ALSO[edit]

Hello, Hazelares. I've reverted these edits you made to the following articles:[1][2][3][4]. And a different editor reverted this one you made at another one:[5]. We reverted because, like I mentioned in my edit summaries, we are following WP:SEE ALSO. Per WP:SEE ALSO, editors generally should not add a link to the See also section if that link is found higher in the article. Flyer22 (talk) 17:50, 2 April 2013 (UTC)

Swaab[edit]

#REDIRECT Dick Swaab

Swaab[edit]

#REDIRECT Dick Swaab

I started a discussion on Wikipedia Project Medicine[edit]

Hi. I noticed a couple of your edits in relation to work performed by Dick Swaab and I wanted to let you know that I started a discussion on the Wikipedia Project Medicine about a possible self promoting issue. This is not something I have done out of ill will. It is not in anyway a de-evaluation of Dick Swaabs research (our yours if you are him) and it is not a criticism of the content part of your edits. I would like you to take part in the discussion so we hopefully can straighten it out, in lack of a better term. I asked other editors to comment since I myself is somewhat new to Wikipedias policies and practises. I hope you will join in and you do not see this as an personal attack or anything like it. You can find the discussion HERE. Kind regards JakobSteenberg (talk) 22:09, 2 April 2013 (UTC)

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  • Also in European tradition it is between february 2 and march 9 (between Imbolc and Ostara that the traditional [[carnivals]] are held which has it roots in pre-

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  • The term [[carnival]] or [[carnaval] most likely refers to the eating of the remaining meat before the fasting in Christian

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Ways to improve Carnival in the Netherlands[edit]

Hi, I'm Sulfurboy. Hazelares, thanks for creating Carnival in the Netherlands!

I've just tagged the page, using our page curation tools, as having some issues to fix. 2

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Talk page[edit]

Hi, I have noted your major additions to the Sint-Oedenrode article, please note the discussion I started on the talk page though: Talk:Sint-Oedenrode#Geographic location box. CRwikiCA talk 20:17, 2 November 2013 (UTC)

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Edits to multiple eating disorders pages WP:MEDRS[edit]

Hi Hazelares, Adding in a section claiming a strong biological cause for eating disorders (based upon a single primary source) to many pages isn't really a minor edit. I've reverted those changes for now, however if you'd like to re-add them please discuss them on the talk pages taking WP:MEDRS into account. FMMonty (talk) 14:21, 2 February 2014 (UTC)

Speedy deletion nomination of The Rooise Broek and the Scheeken[edit]

Hello Hazelares,

I wanted to let you know that I just tagged The Rooise Broek and the Scheeken for deletion, because it seems to be copied from another source.

If you feel that the article shouldn't be deleted and want more time to rewrite it in your own words, you can contest this deletion, but please don't remove the speedy deletion tag from the top.

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Dick Swaab article[edit]

Hi, Could you please explain why you reverted the change in this article about a rather famous and controversial scientist on the article talk page? FMMonty (talk) 00:11, 5 February 2014 (UTC)

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More specific citation needed[edit]

Could you please more specific in your citations? For example a citation to the homepage of the Meertens institute is not specific and not enough to back up any statement. http://www.meertens.knaw.nl Thanks in advance. Andries (talk) 11:01, 23 March 2014 (UTC)

Agree. The numbers were also not up-to-date on that site. I will refer to a more reliable source: God in the Netherlands' (1996-2006), by Ronald Meester, G. Dekker, ISBN13: 9789025957407

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Beetroot[edit]

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Carnival in the Netherlands[edit]

You are still adding poorly written material to Carnival in the Netherlands. It is in bad English and some claims are contentious. Please desist. ----Ehrenkater (talk) 16:09, 22 January 2015 (UTC)

Proposed deletion of Sauna culture in The Netherlands and Flanders[edit]

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Carnaval[edit]

The word appears in neither Merriam-Webster, nor the Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary. It simply isn't english. I reverted your last edits of Carnival in the Netherlands. They are available in the pages history. Kleuske (talk) 14:21, 23 January 2015 (UTC)

Edits[edit]

Hazelares - I am sorry that all your work get removed. I don't think anything of the things you wrote here is wrong, it is probably all quite true. It was not removed because it is not true, but because it didn't had references and inline citations. That is nowadays a fairly standard thing=everything added without a citation or source is reverted.
I am sure that if you find WP:RELIABLE SOURCES it can be added again. But - be careful there it can be removed again, if you use bloggs and comercial advertisment sites - Hafspajen (talk) 17:03, 23 January 2015 (UTC)


Public saunas can be found throughout the Netherlands and Flanders, both in major cities and in smaller municipalities. These saunas are called Sauna, Thermen, Thermae or Spa and can be regarded as public bath houses. Generally all the public saunas are mixed gender in the Netherlands and Flanders and have usually a minimum age limit between 12 to 14. Children are most often required to be accompanied by an adult since a certain level of peace and quietness is expected in the sauna area. Some establishments reserve special hours for children between 2 to 4 years and the minimum age limit.

Toilet rooms are always gender separated, but dressing and locker rooms are usually mixed gender. Keeping one's clothes or bathing suit on is strictly forbidden. It is considered inappropriate and unsanitary. Because one uses the sauna naked, one brings at least one towel to sit on and one to dry himself with after the sauna.

The staff of the sauna is usual recognizable by the fact that they wear board shorts and shirts when in the sauna area, and are often even more fully dressed in the restaurant and bar areas.

There is a strong emphasis on hygiene, showers are expected before using any sweating or steam room, bath, relax room, bar or restaurant and after the use of the restroom. Most saunas employ saunameesters (sauna masters), which are gentlemen or ladies who perform a Löyly (Dutch: opgieting, on-pouring) on regular times during the day.

The Dutch public saunas offer each at least a shared hot shower area, a warm foot bath, several dry saunas of different temperature and humidity, a cold bath, an open shared cold shower area with shower baths, a hot water bath (often with herbs), a swimming pool (both indoor and outdoor), a relax area (both indoor and outdoor) and a restaurant / diner / bar area. Often also a steam room is included. Very often massages and other body and skin treatments and breastfeeding or pumping rooms are available at the same facilities.

Though known to cause a rise in the stress hormones due to hyperthermic stress, saunas are most usually perceived as a means for relaxation and for that reason considered healthy in the Netherlands and Flanders. It is also a common way of socializing and bonding with family or friends, though loud conservation is not appreciated, especially not in the sweating room itself. Occasional these establishments offer also women-only or bathing suit times for people who are less comfortable with mixed-gender nudity.

Foreigners who are not familiar with the Northern European sauna tradition or have prude morals sometimes wrongfully associate the public nudity in the sauna with sex or mistake the saunas for brothels or sex clubs. There is no sexual aspect to Dutch and Flemish saunas though, and sexual behavior within the sauna is considered a taboo.

The middle class and wealthier part of the population often have their own private sauna at home, indoors or in the backyard, which usually consists of just a sweating room and shower, and is commonly not used to replace visits to the public saunas but used rather as a complement.

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