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Nike creates trainers especially for medical staff working long shifts | Daily Mail Online

Nike has created a pair of trainers specifically for doctors and nurses to help them get through 12-hour shifts. The Air Zoom Pulse is elasticated and easy to get on and off, cushioned for comfort during days spent on their feet and coated with a wipe-down surface. The sports clothing company says the shoes are made for ‘everyday heroes’ and were made with input from hospital workers. It describes the footwear as ‘almost a traditional clog…

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FBI investigates ‘criminal enterprise’ re Jeffrey Epstein death | Daily Mail Online

The two federal Bureau of Prisons employees, Tova Noel and Michael Thomas, were charged on Tuesday with falsifying records and conspiracy in relation to Jeffrey Epstein’s death  The FBI is investigating the possibility of ‘criminal enterprise’ in connection with Jeffrey Epstein’s death as two correctional officers were charged with falsifying records to cover up their failure to check in on him the night he killed himself.   The two federal Bureau of Prisons employees, Tova Noel,…

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Surgeons show off charcoaled lungs of chain smoker who died at 52 | Daily Mail Online

Shocking footage shows the tar-blackened lungs of a chain smoker who was hooked to the killer habit for 30 years.  Instead of being a healthy pink, they were charcoal in colour and extremely inflamed from decades of tobacco residue clogging them up. Doctors from the Wuxi People’s Hospital in Jiangsu, China, extracted the organs after the 52-year-old man, who had multiple lung diseases, died. The video, recorded by the surgeons, has been viewed more than 25million times…

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E.P.A. to Tighten Limits on Science Used to Write Public Health Rules – The New York Times

A E.P.A. spokeswoman said in an emailed statement, “The agency does not discuss draft, deliberative documents or actions still under internal and interagency review.” On Wednesday, the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology will hold a hearing on E.P.A.’s efforts. A top pulmonary specialist and a representative of the country’s largest nonprofit funder of research on Parkinson’s disease, the Michael J. Fox Foundation, are expected to testify that the E.P.A.’s proposed rule would eliminate…

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Yovanovitch gets standing ovation at the end of 5-hour hearing

Football is the sport that most frequently sends kids to the ER with injuries, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics found. The report, published Friday in National Health Statistics Reports, found that between 2010 and 2016, there were about 2.7 million emergency room visits each year for sports injuries among people aged 5-24. Football was found responsible for the largest share of injuries, making up…

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Jeffrey Epstein’s autopsy more consistent with homicidal strangulation than suicide, Dr. Michael Baden reveals

Forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden exclusively reveals findings from his investigation into Jeffrey Epstein’s autopsy on ‘Fox & Friends.’ The body of disgraced money man and sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his Manhattan federal prison cell in August, bore telltale signs of homicide despite an official ruling that he killed himself, a pioneering forensic pathologist revealed to “Fox & Friends” in an exclusive interview Wednesday. The bombshell claim by Dr. Michael Baden, a former New York City…

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Xylitol Poisoning: Candy Canes Really Can Kill Your Pooch

Can dogs get sick and even die from eating candy canes? The answer is yes. A pet owner in Texas shares a warning with a local news station after her dog, Harleigh, ate sugar-free candy canes and the next day passed away. She was limp and sick after ingesting Xylitol which causes liver failure and hypoglycemia. What is Xylitol? It’s the sugar-free sweetener often found in gum and peanut butter. According to the Preventive Vet, Xylitol poisons well…

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Protesters slam Melania Trump’s visit to Boston hospital with cuddling program for babies born on drugs

Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 6 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com First lady Melania Trump visited a Boston hospital Wednesday to meet with caregivers and administrators of a pioneering program that uses cuddling to help infants who are born dependent on drugs or alcohol. Outside Boston Medical Center in the city’s South End, as many as 200 workers protested the visit, saying the first lady represented an administration who they say has discouraged…

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Doctors Explain How Hiking Actually Changes Our Brains

Three simple steps you can take to clear blocked sinuses that seem to work for many people. Having clogged sinuses isn’t fun. You can’t breath, you can’t smell, your head hurts, and your voice sounds funny. Finding relief when you have clogged sinuses is usually like finding a million dollars on the ground — it’s amazing! The causes for nasal congestion can range greatly, and you don’t have to be sick to be congested. Many people…

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Marijuana confiscated by NYPD is actually legal hemp

What were they smoking? The NYPD crowed that it confiscated a 106-pound marijuana shipment, but the owner of the company the flora was bound for says the greenery was no more than hemp containing legal CBD for use by cancer sufferers — and he’s got the papers to prove it. Oren Levy, who sells hemp wholesale through his company GreenAngels CBD, claims that a “gung-ho” Fedex driver took it upon himself to report the shipment…

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