Community Blood Center seeking blood donors

DAYTON, Ohio — The Community Blood Center has concerns about a low supply in type O blood looking ahead to the summer. What You Need To Know Regional hospital usage outpaced collections of type O blood during the May 27 through June 4 holiday period Community Blood Center needs to register 300 donors per day … Read more

How to plan a special Mother’s Day as pandemic restrictions are lifted | Family

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Conscious spending: Personal finance that’s smart and fun

You don’t have to think or feel this way, thanks to a flexible personal finance approach called conscious spending. “Unlike a budget, which looks backward, a conscious spending plan allows you to look forward,” said Ramit Sethi, author of best-selling “I Will Teach You To Be Rich” and CEO of the eponymous blog. “Conscious spending … Read more

Chinese enjoy Labor Day holiday from doorstep amid epidemic control-Xinhua

* Amid the epidemic, Chinese people chose to stay put and explore new ways of entertaining themselves over the Labor Day holiday. * The Chinese mainland reported 916 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases and 7,340 local asymptomatic carriers on Saturday. * According to the Ministry of Transport, China is expected to see notable drops in passenger … Read more

China’s’zero-COVID’ restrictions curb May 1 holiday travel

Many Chinese are marking a quiet May Day holiday this year as the government’s “zero-COVID” approach restricts travel and enforces lockdowns in multiple cities By KEN MORITSUGU and EMILY WANG Associated Press May 1, 2022, 10:51 AM • • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING –Only a few people strolled … Read more

Apple Says Covid-19 Lockdowns in China Loom Over Sales

Apple Inc. AAPL 4.52% cautioned Thursday that the resurgence of Covid-19 in China threatens to hinder sales by as much as $ 8 billion in the current quarter—a setback after seeing supply-chain improvements during the first three months of the year. The guidance from the iPhone maker came Thursday shortly after the company posted one … Read more

China Developers Try to Revive Moribund Home Sales for Golden Week

Some Chinese property developers are heading into the May Golden Week holiday with a blitz of promotions, hoping to jump-start apartment sales after authorities across the country made it easier for people to purchase homes and obtain mortgages. Debt-laden China Evergrande Group, which has defaulted on its international bonds and is preparing for a complex … Read more

Apple May Post Third-Best Quarter Ever as Wall Street Worries About Consumer Slowdown

Apple Inc. AAPL -0.15% But investors will follow Chief Executive Tim Cook’s comments closely for any signs the iPhone maker sees slowing demand among high-end buyers amid high inflation, Covid-19 lockdowns in China may post one of its best quarters in its 46-year history on Thursday. and the war in Ukraine. “We believe this report … Read more

Mattress Companies Trim Costs, Delay Product Launches as Demand Falls

Makers of mattresses are cutting costs and delaying product launches amid falling demand for big-ticket items, marking a reversal for a sector that benefited from increased home-improvement spending early in the pandemic. Companies including Sleep Number Corp. and Tempur Sealy International Inc. Have said in recent weeks that demand for their products has started to … Read more

Dementia – quality of life through activities

With more people developing Dementia and the numbers forecast to triple by 2050, it is necessary that we learn more about this umbrella term. There are various forms of Dementia, but one thing has been proven, with regards to non-medicinal solutions, there are very simple and effective activities that one can implement to give quality … Read more