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How One Silicon Valley Factory Keeps Running in the Age of Coronavirus

How One Silicon Valley Factory Keeps Running in the Age of Coronavirus

The managers at Green Circuits — a small Silicon Valley electronics factory — thought they would have to close when the San Francisco Bay Area directed non-essential businesses to shut almost three weeks ago. But messages soon flowed in from customers telling them their parts were needed for things like …

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Is the age of Apple over? iPhone speculation and delays

Is the age of Apple over? iPhone speculation and delays

Apple’s 2020 iPhone launch plans seem to have been undermined by coronavirus, with both its anticipated smartphone launches delayed, possibly for months. Hey Siri, what on earth is happening? If everything had gone according to plan (it didn’t), Apple was expected to introduce an iPhone 9 in March and the first …

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Managing Children’s Fear, Anxiety in the Age of COVID-19

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 11, 2020 — With coronavirus disease (COVID-19) reaching epidemic proportions, many US children are growing increasingly anxious about what this means for their own health and safety and that of their friends and family. The constantly changing numbers of …

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In the age of coronavirus, why are companies still releasing new phones?

In the age of coronavirus, why are companies still releasing new phones?

Samsung really dodged a bullet in 2020. The company always releases its “regular” Galaxy line of phones at the beginning of the year, usually with an announcement and presentation right around the time of MWC. It then releases the Galaxy Note, complete with its own presentation and event later as …

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High-Protein Diets in Middle Age Might Shorten Life Span

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Latest Nutrition, Food & Recipes News TUESDAY, March 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Millions of middle-aged Americans chow down each day on steaks, cheeseburgers and other protein-rich fare. Now two studies find that diets high in meat and cheese, when eaten in middle age, might shorten people’s life …

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Cholesterol’s Impact on Heart Attack Risk May Change With Age

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WEDNESDAY, March 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Cholesterol‘s impact on heart attack may differ by age, new research suggests. The study found that younger heart attack patients are much more likely to have significantly low levels of HDL (“good”) cholesterol, rather than high levels of LDL (“bad”) cholesterol. The findings …

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Poor Fitness in Middle Age Tied to Higher Risk of Dementia

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WEDNESDAY, March 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) — How middle-aged people rate their own physical fitness could provide clues about their risk for future dementia, Finnish researchers report. Among people aged about 50, those who self-rate their level of fitness as poor are four times more likely to develop dementia within …

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Colin Hanks gives update after dad Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus

Colin Hanks gives update after dad Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus

Colin Hanks thanked fans for their “outpouring of support” on social media Wednesday night after his father Tom Hanks announced he and wife Rita Wilson had tested positive for the coronavirus while in Australia. “We are so grateful for the outpouring of support from everyone,” wrote Colin, the son of …

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Monday Night Toilet Roll Fights: sport in the age of coronavirus | Marina Hyde | Sport

What will British sport look like in the peak of coronavirus? Not as we know it, is the general consensus, with closed doors, postponements and cancellations an inevitability. Though I’ve yet to see the computer modelling, my sense is that the search for sport-effect content will then become one of …

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Actor Luke Perry Dies of Stroke at Age 52

News Picture: Actor Luke Perry Dies of Stroke at Age 52

MONDAY, March 4, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Actor Luke Perry, who shot to fame in the 1990s in the TV series “Beverly Hills, 90210,” has died of a stroke at the age of 52. In a statement, Perry’s family said he died Monday after a “massive stroke” suffered last Wednesday, …

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