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  1. Navy removes Jacksonville hospital workers who called babies 'mini satans' (w/video)

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    JACKSONVILLE — A Navy hospital in Florida has removed some employees from patient care after Snapchat photos showed a nurse giving the middle finger to a newborn with a caption that said, "How I currently feel about these mini Satans."

    A Navy hospital in Florida has removed some employees from patient care after Snapchat photos showed a nurse giving the middle finger to a newborn with a caption that said, "How I currently feel about these mini Satans." [Photo from video]
  2. Running, yoga, guided meditation: Get ready for Wanderlust 108, the 'mindful triathlon'

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    TAMPA

    It wasn't the easiest thing to chant.

    "We are the Squid Rockets, the mighty, mighty Squid Rockets."

    The 2016 Wanderlust 108 Festival in Curtis Hixon Park in Tampa drew 1,900 attendees. The event returns to Curtis Hixon Park on Sept. 24.
  3. Looking for a good workout — for free? Hit the internet

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    It's easy to get discouraged by the boutique fitness craze with $25-a-class fees and the weekly chore of sitting by your computer to reserve a spot in that popular spin class that always sells out. It's often tempting to just skip it, so we rounded up our favorite free online workouts that you can do in your living …

    Livestrong.com’s versatile workouts include Stronger, an eight-week, 30-minutes-a-day series of videos developed with celebrity trainer and former professional soccer player Nicky Holender, pictured.
  4. Turn corn bread into a sweet treat with sauteed apple slices

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    Corn bread has always had a bit of an identity crisis in our house: Is it savory or is it sweet? Does it replace dinner rolls or dessert?

    Apple Upside-Down Corn Bread is simple to make. Unsweetened applesauce adds tenderness to the corn bread without a ton of fat.
  5. Take the plunge and try kelp noodles in simple cabbage and noodle saute

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    The healthy noodle market is booming, thanks to low-carb fans, and so it's no surprise that kelp noodles, which used to be a specialty-store item only, are now readily available at the neighborhood supermarket.

    Kelp noodles, which are a neutral-flavored sea vegetable, work well in Kelp Noodles and Cabbage.
  6. Mayo Clinic Q&A: Getting rid of sunspots; preventing celiac disease?

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    THERE ARE WAYS TO STOP SEEING (SUN)SPOTS

  7. Bayfront Health St. Petersburg offers free virtual appointments until Friday

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    ST. PETERSBURG — Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is offering free virtual appointments until Friday through its non-emergency service, Virtual Health Connect, to help those who can't get to their regular doctor in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.

    Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is offering free virtual appointments until Friday through its Virtual Health Connect service. [SCOTT KEELER   |   Times]
  8. Hurricanes drive addiction issues into public square

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    In the whir of preparations for Hurricane Irma, a needle exchange program in Miami's Overtown neighborhood handed out extra syringes to heroin users. Others trying to break from the drug's grasp picked up advance medication from methadone clinics.

  9. Updated: BayCare says most of its hospitals will remain open during Irma, but other facilities will adjust

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    The BayCare health care system, which operates 14 Tampa Bay area hospitals and hundreds of other facilities, has announced updates regarding changes in its operations during Hurricane Irma.

    St. Anthony's Hospital in St. Petersburg is one of 14 hospitals in the BayCare health care system. Most BayCare hospitals will remain open during Hurricane Irma. [Google Maps]
  10. Prescription rules have been eased so Irma evacuees can get their medications

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    Florida residents who are considering evacuating the state before Hurricane Irma are advised to check in with their local pharmacies as soon as possible to receive medication refills that can last through the duration of the Category 5 storm and its aftermath.

    Keith Cotner, of Brooksville, left, and Chetan Shah, of Palm Harbor, owner of Anclote Pharmacy, center, work together to fill prescriptions at the pharmacy in Tarpon Springs. Pharmacies are filling emergency prescriptions for residents in Florida before Hurricane Irma. [DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times]