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Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery

Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery

Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery “It’s like telling somebody you’re going to get a puppy and now you’re not,” Ms. Sinclair said. She gets frustrated now when she sees ads for Peloton and articles about the company’s founders and their lifestyles, she said. “They grabbed all of …

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Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn

Concerns have been raised over the use of lateral flow devices (LFDs) in schools

Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Rapid coronavirus testing scheme ‘may increase rather than decrease’ cases in schools, experts warn Experts have cast doubt over a new coronavirus testing scheme for schools, warning it “may increase rather than decrease” cases. Plans were announced last month for a round of mass testing of …

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Rapid virus testing will ramp up inthe U.S., as F.D.A. approved three new at-home kits.

Rapid virus testing will ramp up inthe U.S., as F.D.A. approved three new at-home kits.

Rapid virus testing will ramp up inthe U.S., as F.D.A. approved three new at-home kits. Rapid virus testing will ramp up inthe U.S., as F.D.A. approved three new at-home kits. Amid surging coronavirus cases, the top U.S. testing official on Thursday announced another scale-up in the country’s diagnostic efforts, touting the importance of tests that can run from start to …

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L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says

L.A.'s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says

L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says The latest surge of the coronavirus in Los Angeles County is infecting a new person every six seconds, Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles said Sunday. And it is accelerating exactly where people are least likely to be …

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Rapid Testing for Children Barrels Ahead, Despite a Lack of Data

Rapid Testing for Children Barrels Ahead, Despite a Lack of Data

Rapid Testing for Children Barrels Ahead, Despite a Lack of Data Rapid Testing for Children Barrels Ahead, Despite a Lack of Data In medicine, children are often “assumed to be just miniature versions of grown-ups,” said Jennifer Dien Bard, director of the clinical microbiology and virology laboratory at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “But they are not just small adults. It’s …

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A Rapid Virus Test Falters in People Without Symptoms, Study Finds

A Rapid Virus Test Falters in People Without Symptoms, Study Finds

A Rapid Virus Test Falters in People Without Symptoms, Study Finds A Rapid Virus Test Falters in People Without Symptoms, Study Finds Mr. Bryant, of Quidel, who received an early copy of the University of Arizona study, praised the results as “very, very good,” citing the Sofia’s ability to root out “people who are infectious.” Quidel, which is running several …

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A Rapid Test Offers Hope for Community Screening

A Rapid Test Offers Hope for Community Screening

A Rapid Test Offers Hope for Community Screening A Rapid Test Offers Hope for Community Screening A study in April by the same team showed that 11 percent of Latino participants at another train station tested positive for the virus when P.C.R. was used, compared with 2.6 percent in the city over all. About 90 percent of people who tested …

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Nevada Revokes Halt on Rapid Antigen Testing in Nursing Homes

Nevada Revokes Halt on Rapid Antigen Testing in Nursing Homes

Nevada Revokes Halt on Rapid Antigen Testing in Nursing Homes Nevada Revokes Halt on Rapid Antigen Testing in Nursing Homes A week later, however, Admiral Giroir cracked down on Nevada’s “illegal” prohibition on BD’s and Quidel’s tests, which he said had imperiled the residents and staff of nursing homes across the state. “They cannot supersede the PREP Act,” he said. …

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Federal Official Threatens Nevada for Halting Rapid Tests in Nursing Homes

Federal Official Threatens Nevada for Halting Rapid Tests in Nursing Homes

Federal Official Threatens Nevada for Halting Rapid Tests in Nursing Homes Federal Official Threatens Nevada for Halting Rapid Tests in Nursing Homes The leader of the nation’s coronavirus testing efforts condemned Nevada’s health department on Friday for ordering nursing homes to discontinue two brands of government-issued rapid coronavirus tests that the state had found to be inaccurate. “Bottom line, the …

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Nevada halts use of rapid coronavirus tests in nursing homes, citing inaccuracies.

Nevada Halts Use of Rapid Coronavirus Tests in Nursing Homes, Citing Inaccuracies

Nevada halts use of rapid coronavirus tests in nursing homes, citing inaccuracies. Nevada halts use of rapid coronavirus tests in nursing homes, citing inaccuracies. The coronavirus tests kits are small and fast — they produce results in as a little as 15 minutes — and when they were first distributed to nursing homes around the country in August by the …

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