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News Of Steve Jobs' Death Reverberates Around The World

The life and death of the visionary Apple founder is being shared -- often on devices Jobs invented -- all across the world.

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The homepage of Latin American business magazine AméricaEconomía"s, like nearly all other news sites today, was dominated by stories about Steve Jobs' death at age 56. "Apple Confirm's Steve Job's Death," was the lead headline, followed by a piece recalling Jobs' now-famous speech at Stanford's 2005 commencement. The banner above Jobs' obituary invited readers to register with AmericaEconomia and enter to win a free iPad 2.

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The Main COVID Risk Now: Long COVID

Death rates are down, masks are off, but many who have been infected by COVID have still not recovered. Long COVID continues to be hard to diagnose and treatments are still in the developmental stage.

Long COVID feels like a never-ending nightmare for those who suffer from it.

Jessica Berthereau

PARIS — The medical examination took longer than expected in the Parc de Castelnau-le-Lez clinic, near the southern French city of Montpellier. Jocelyne had come to see a specialist for long COVID-19, and exits the appointment slowly with help from her son. The meeting lasted more than an hour, twice as long as planned.

“I’m a fighter, you know, I’ve done a lot of things in my life, I’ve been around the world twice… I’m not saying this to brag, but to tell you my background," says the 40-year-old. "These days, I’m exhausted, I’m not hungry, I no longer drive, I can’t work anymore, I have restless legs syndrome.” She pauses before adding sadly: “I can’t read anymore either.”

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