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‘There will be a huge financial hit’: cricket clubs count cost of lockdown | Sport

Sport is hardly a priority amid an unprecedented global crisis, but, while cricket grounds soak up some welcome spring sunshine in perfect isolation, there are ugly storm clouds circling. This is usually one of the busiest times of the year at club grounds up and down the country, as armies …

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The Russian Dolls have transformed figure skating. But at what cost? | Sport

Evgenia Medvedeva and Eteri Tutberidze

Facade has always been central to figure skating. The sport’s culture dictates that athletes should smile through pain and errors. In the ‘kiss and cry’ area – where skaters wait for their scores – there are rarely dramatic displays. Even when a performance is unfairly marked by the judges, skaters …

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Google Stadia: Subscription cost, games list, free games, compatibility requirements, and more (Update: April’s free games)

Google Stadia: Subscription cost, games list, free games, compatibility requirements, and more (Update: February's free games)

In fall 2018, Google made its interest in gaming known with Project Stream, a beta that let users play the high-end Assassin’s Creed Odyssey from a humble Chrome tab. The following spring, it announced Stadia, a full-fat gaming platform that would leverage the company’s computing and networking prowess to provide …

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Barnet lay off all non-playing staff as club counts cost of coronavirus | Football

Barnet’s Wesley Fonguck has a shot blocked against Halifax Town in January.

National League club Barnet have responded to the suspension of football during the coronavirus crisis by putting all the club’s non-playing staff on immediate notice of redundancy. The club’s owner, the businessman Tony Kleanthous, told the Guardian there are approximately 60 employees being laid off, and he was holding meetings …

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Cost of Diabetes Care in U.S. Keeps Climbing


WEDNESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) — The total cost of diabetes in the United States jumped from $174 billion in 2007 to $245 billion in 2012, a new report shows. Last year’s total cost included $176 billion in direct medical costs — such as hospital and emergency care, medications and …

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visa suspension due to coronavirus cost rs 8500 crore on travel tourism aviation

Visa Suspension May Cost Rs 8,500 Crore For Travel, Tourism, Aviation Sectors

The coronavirus pandemic could bring Indian travel, tourism and aviation industries to a halt within next ten days, especially with the government suspending visas for a month, a move that could cause an immediate economic impact of at least Rs 8,500 crore, according to industry players. Industry bodies, including Indian …

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Food-borne Illnesses in U.S. Cost $152B Annually

Hand Sanitizers: Do They Help Stop All Germs?

Latest Infectious Disease News By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March 3 (HealthDay News) — Food-borne illnesses cost the United States an estimated $152 billion each year in health-related expenses, much more than previously thought, a new report contends. “These costs are significantly more than previous official estimates, and …

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Falls Among Elderly Cost $50 Billion Annually

News Picture: Falls Among Elderly Cost $50 Billion Annually

Latest Senior Health News By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, March 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Falls by older Americans have devastating medical and economic consequences, reaching $50 billion a year, a new study finds. “Falls among men and women 65 and older are a common, costly and growing …

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Alzheimer’s, Dementia Care to Cost U.S. $200 Billion This Year

Number of Americans With Alzheimer's May Triple by 2050

THURSDAY, March 8 (HealthDay News) — Caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia will cost the United States about $200 billion this year, a total that includes $140 billion paid by Medicare and Medicaid, new statistics released Thursday show. Medicaid payments are 19 times higher for …

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