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Vaccinations Rise in the E.U. After a Long, Slow Start

Vaccinations Rise in the E.U. After a Long, Slow Start

Vaccinations Rise in the E.U. After a Long, Slow Start Vaccinations Rise in the E.U. After a Long, Slow Start Vaccinations are picking up pace in the European Union, a stunning turnaround after the bloc’s immunization drive stalled for months. On average over the last week, nearly three million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine were being administered each day in …

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Yellen Says Interest Rates May Need to Rise as Biden Spends: Live Business Updates

Yellen Says Interest Rates May Need to Rise as Biden Spends: Live Business Updates Yellen Says Interest Rates May Need to Rise as Biden Spends: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen said higher interest rates might be needed to keep the economy from overheating given the large …

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Why Nearsightedness Is on the Rise in Children

Why Nearsightedness Is on the Rise in Children

Why Nearsightedness Is on the Rise in Children Why Nearsightedness Is on the Rise in Children As the editorial writers from Erasmus University Medical Center in the Netherlands suggested, “young children may be more sensitive to myopic triggers from the environment.” An earlier eye study among children in Sydney, Australia, also found that only the younger ones who became myopic …

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As Covid-19 Cases Rise in India, Oxygen Becomes Scarce

As Covid-19 Cases Rise in India, Oxygen Becomes Scarce

As Covid-19 Cases Rise in India, Oxygen Becomes Scarce As Covid-19 Cases Rise in India, Oxygen Becomes Scarce When 54-year-old Niranjan Saha started complaining of breathlessness at home last week in New Delhi, his wife, Usha Devi, immediately suspected the coronavirus. With India’s outbreak worsening and hospitals turning away patients, she rushed into their sons’ room. “Do whatever you want …

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Crohn’s Disease Is on the Rise

Crohn’s Disease Is on the Rise

Crohn’s Disease Is on the Rise Crohn’s Disease Is on the Rise Prompt diagnosis and appropriate therapy to suppress inflammation in the digestive tract are extremely important because a delay can result in scar tissue and strictures that are not reversed by medication, Dr. Feuerstein said. Another possible serious complication is development of a fistula — an abnormal connection between …

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Terrorism Fears Feed the Rise of France’s Extreme Right

Terrorism Fears Feed the Rise of France’s Extreme Right

Terrorism Fears Feed the Rise of France’s Extreme Right Terrorism Fears Feed the Rise of France’s Extreme Right Jean-François Ricard, France’s top antiterrorism prosecutor, said that “the words uttered by the assailant” at the time of the stabbing indicated it was a terrorist attack. He did not specifically confirm reports that the attacker shouted “Allahu Akbar,” or God is great, …

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5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise

5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise

5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise 5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise This article is part of our new series on the Future of Health Care, which examines changes in the medical field. Economists at the Labor Department project that from 2019 to 2029 employment in health care in the United States will grow 15 percent, much faster …

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As Variant Spreads, Covid-19 Cases Rise Sharply in Pennsylvania

As Variant Spreads, Covid-19 Cases Rise Sharply in Pennsylvania

As Variant Spreads, Covid-19 Cases Rise Sharply in Pennsylvania As Variant Spreads, Covid-19 Cases Rise Sharply in Pennsylvania Coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are surging in Pennsylvania, as state officials warn of trends seen across the country: increased travel levels, relaxing restrictions and the spread of more contagious virus variants. Pennsylvania is reporting an average of 4,922 cases a day, up …

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In Coinbase’s Rise, a Reminder: Cryptocurrencies Use Lots of Energy

In Coinbase’s Rise, a Reminder: Cryptocurrencies Use Lots of Energy

In Coinbase’s Rise, a Reminder: Cryptocurrencies Use Lots of Energy In Coinbase’s Rise, a Reminder: Cryptocurrencies Use Lots of Energy The stock market debut of Coinbase, a start-up that allows people to buy and sell cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, is a watershed moment for digital money. It also threatens to lock in a technology with an astonishing environmental footprint. Cryptocurrencies use …

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Myanmar Coup Puts the Seal on Autocracy’s Rise in Southeast Asia

Myanmar Coup Puts the Seal on Autocracy’s Rise in Southeast Asia

Myanmar Coup Puts the Seal on Autocracy’s Rise in Southeast Asia Myanmar Coup Puts the Seal on Autocracy’s Rise in Southeast Asia Late last month, foreign officials in army regalia toasted their hosts in Naypyidaw, the bunkered capital built by Myanmar’s military. Ice clinked in frosted glasses. A lavish spread had been laid out for the foreign dignitaries in honor …

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