Month: July 2019

DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis at a 2017 event in China. Source: Alphabet Five years after Google acquired DeepMind, the health and artificial intelligence group is unveiling its biggest breakthrough yet in health care. Its technology is able to predict if a patient has potentially fatal kidney injuries 48 hours before many symptoms can be recognized
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Inspiration is everywhere and many musical acts take it from each other. This running playlist features tunes from artists who got their names from song titles. Have you ever wondered where stage names come from? Take Lady Gaga, for example. Her name is an homage to Queen’s song, “Radio Ga Ga.” In fact, many artists
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Laxatives are a type of medication that people use to relieve constipation. Sometimes, people without constipation take laxatives in the belief that these drugs will help them lose weight. Using laxatives for weight loss is not safe or effective. There are other, more healthful ways to lose weight and maintain a desired body weight. In
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Representatives from Apple, Google, Amazon and Microsoft joined up in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, alongside some of the largest health insurers and hospitals, to announce plans to provide consumers with easier access to their medical information. The group agreed to begin testing a set of technical specifications for sharing for a type of health data
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Turmeric is a spice that has anti-inflammatory properties. Many people believe that it can relieve arthritis symptoms, especially when paired with other inflammation-fighting foods. This article looks at 10 ways to use turmeric in tasty, healthful recipes. People have used turmeric for a variety of health conditions for thousands of years. One of its compounds,
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This Lighter Eggplant Parmesan is one of my favorite ways to eat eggplant. No breading, just eggplant, cheese and marinara. Baked Eggplant Parmesan What is eggplant parmesan? Traditionally eggplant parmesan is breaded and fried before baking. I made this low-carb and lighter by roasting the eggplant in the oven instead and skipping the breadcrumbs altogether.
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No matter where your summer travel takes you, we’ve got the perfect place for a workout. There’s not much better than a few miles along the ocean—sand under your feet, a breeze at your back, calming sounds of waves crashing. But which are the best beaches for running? We searched the options because there is
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Cross-training sounds like something reserved for serious athletes and feels like a bit of an old-school term that’s been around since moms started lacing up their sneaks for step aerobics. But it’s still super-important, no matter if you’re a casual barre class-goer or an ultramarathoner. The good news: You’re likely already doing some sort of
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Stimulant medications are the first-line treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Common symptoms of ADHD include hyperactivity, impulsive behavior, and difficulty paying attention. Recently, researchers have been investigating several different supplements that may help alleviate ADHD symptoms. In this article, we outline the research into some of the more promising hormone, dietary, and herbal
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Kyle Walsh | CNBC Surescripts is upping its battle with Amazon-owned PillPack, accusing a third company of providing PillPack with patient prescription information “fraudulently,” and threatening to turn the matter over to the FBI. It’s the latest in a series of moves that could make it harder for Amazon to enter the prescription drug market.
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