Health

Apple AirPods
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CNN
February 10, 2020 - 11:34 am
The "heart and lungs" of Apple's manufacturing is suffering, and it could get much worse as the deadly coronavirus continues to spread. Read more here.
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A man wearing a protective face mask covered himself with a plastic cover before enters a supermarket in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 9:04 am
China reported a rise in new virus cases Monday, denting optimism that disease control measures including isolating major cities might be working, while the operator of a cruise ship in Japan reported dozens of new cases. Read more here.
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(L-R) Student Kelley Satterfield, CCP nursing chair Laureen Tavolardo-Ryley, and student Nadia Lighty.
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Mike DeNardo
February 10, 2020 - 4:30 am
Nursing students at Community College of Philadelphia are facing the city's opioid crisis head-on, as an element of their studies.
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The Pennsbury High School Marching Band, from Fairless Hills, Pa.
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Charlotte Reese
February 09, 2020 - 11:09 am
Pennsbury High School's marching band and jazz band are scheduled to go to China in the Spring but the directors are asking for a new destination. Read more here.
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In this Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, photo, a nurse feeds water to a patient in the isolation ward for 2019-nCoV patients at a hospital in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province.
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AP News
February 09, 2020 - 10:29 am
China's virus death toll rose by 89 on Sunday to 811, passing the number of fatalities in the 2002-2003 SARS epidemic, but fewer new cases were reported in a possible sign its spread may be slowing as other nations stepped up efforts to block the disease. Read more now.
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A group taking part in Cupid's Undie Run, a fundraiser for the Children's Tumor Foundation
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Hadas Kuznits
February 08, 2020 - 3:57 pm
Hundreds of people raised money and awareness for a good cause Saturday afternoon, and they did it in their underwear. Read more here.
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A nurse takes notes in the isolation ward for 2019-nCoV patients at a hospital in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province, on Thursday.
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AP News
February 08, 2020 - 12:01 pm
The rate of increase in new cases of the virus in China rose again after a brief respite, as the death toll rose to 722 on the mainland and countries around the world enforced stricter measures to contain its spread. Read more here.
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Greg Nester, chief of mental health in the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office, with Cara McMenamin with DA’s office.
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Jim Melwert
February 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
The public defender’s office in Montgomery County has created a high-level position focused solely on mental health. Read more here.
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People wearing masks, attend a vigil for Chinese doctor Li Wenliang, in Hong Kong, Friday, Feb. 7, 2020.
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AP News
February 07, 2020 - 4:18 pm
China's ruling Communist Party faced public anger and recrimination Friday over the death of a doctor who was threatened by the authorities after trying to sound the alarm about the new coronavirus back in December. The death toll, meanwhile, rose to nearly 640, and the number of people infected...
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Quarantine area
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David Madden
February 07, 2020 - 1:23 pm
The Pentagon has added a South Jersey military installation to the list of sites where people who may have been exposed to the novel coronavirus may be quarantined. Read more here.
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