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Amid the stress of the coronavirus outbreak, many tech-shy people are changing how they communicate
A few adjustments can make virtual meetings, especially large conferences, easier for everyone
Why video calls at home and work may be tiring you out. Experts tell you how to cope
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This simple step-by-step guide will help you transform what you find on your small screen
The Library of Congress, National Archives and Smithsonian Institution want computer users' help
How to make the technology work for you and get ready for your virtual doctor's visit
FDA eases restrictions on treating animals via telehealth to support social distancing guidelines
'It did feel like we were eye to eye. It was so much more personal and relational than a phone call.'
Virtual checkups with your doctor limit possibility of coronavirus exposure, and Medicare covers it
Will physicians decide that they can handle in-person and virtual visits after this is over?
Medicare Expands Telehealth Services in Epidemic
5 Benefits of Virtual Care for Patients
AARP Answers: Telehealth and Coronavirus
Some Dental Problems Can be Treated via Apps
Neurologists Often More Available via Telehealth
Veterans Can Get Access With VA Video Connect
Anxious Older Clients Now Calling on Therapists
Companies Use Telehealth to Trim Insurance Costs
Is Telemedicine the Future of Health Care?
Work @ Home
A small laptop screen, cramped keyboard and trackpad may not work well for 8 hours
Step away regularly, make sure you're engaging with others and educate yourself while you're online
Try these tricks from the FCC to enhance the performance of your Wi-Fi and router
Backaches, eyestrain and wrist pain are a danger when your habits with tech are too casual
How to separate the professional and personal when your home becomes your office
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You'll have to figure out what's most important: computing power, price or type of screen
An app allows those honey-do lists to live on multiple devices, so you can share them with your spouse
Try these tips, apps and services to slow down — and maybe even stop — annoying spam robocalls
Steve Austin says his fans on the TikTok app make him feel loved and less alone
No more pacing the parking lot, checking the couch cushions, rifling through drawers
A short, guided time-out might be just the ticket to calm your always-on mind
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Even though our minds are on coronavirus, be wary of disinformation during Election 2020
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