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7,500 boots are on display at Fort Bragg to honor US service members killed since 9/11

More than 7,500 boots on display at Fort Bragg this month served as a temporary memorial to service members from all branches who have died since 9/11. The boots — which had the service members’ photos and dates of death — were on display for Fort Bragg’s Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s annual Run, Honor and Remember 5k on May 18 and for the 82nd Airborne Division’s run that kicked off All…

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Opinion | The Business of Health Care Depends on Exploiting Doctors and Nurses – The New York Times

The E.M.R. is now “conveniently available” to log into from home. Many of my colleagues devote their weekends and evenings to the spillover work. They feel they can’t sign off until they’ve documented all the critical details of their patients’ complex medical histories, followed up on all the test results, sorted out all the medication inconsistencies, and responded to all the calls and messages from patients. This does not even include the hours of compliance…

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T.I.’s Sister Died from Cocaine and High Blood Pressure Says Medical Examiner | TMZ.com

T.I.‘s sister, Precious Harris, had enough cocaine in her system to trigger heart arrhythmia when she crashed her car and later died … according to the Medical Examiner’s report. The Fulton County M.E.’s report says Precious died from “cocaine toxicity which aggravated hypertensive cardiovascular disease (high blood pressure).” The report goes on to say the high blood pressure caused an abnormal heart rhythm … which went on long enough that disrupted the blood flow to her…

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