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
YouTube is the free workout library of your dreams, stocked with intense full-body workouts aplenty. And as a fitness editor and a 20-something in 2019, I consider myself a connoisseur. You just can’t go wrong with a good full-body workout video: you’re hitting every muscle group, saving tons of time, and getting guidance from trainers
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
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
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
World champion Australian triathlete Mirinda Carfrae, aka Rinny, is on pretty close terms with extreme bodily pain. She’s won the Ironman World Championships three times, (which, as a reminder, consists of a 2.4-mile swim, an 112-mile bike ride, and a full marathon). Just reading about this treadmill workout she does almost brought me to tears.
The U.S.A. Track & Field Outdoor Championships were packed with entertaining competition as the top American runners qualified for the world championships. The 2019 U.S.A. Track & Field Outdoor Championships are over, but we’re not done reliving and analyzing the highlights of the four-day meet that concluded on Sunday, in Des Moines, Iowa. The fastest
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,
A nurse holds up a one dose bottle and a prepared syringe of measles, mumps and rubella virus vaccine made by Merck at the Utah County Health Department on April 29, 2019 in Provo, Utah. George Frey | Getty Images Pharmaceutical giant Merck said Tuesday that high consumer demand for its measles vaccines, amid the
I don’t know about you, but I could eat ice cream all year round, regardless of weather. However, there’s something about having a cold treat in the Summer that just speaks to me. I eat a low-carb diet, though, so I have to watch my intakes if I want to look and feel my best.
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.
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
Men participating in a clinical trial who added two handfuls of nuts a day to their regular diet reported improvements in sexual function. New research suggests that eating 60 g of nuts each day may improve men’s sexual function. The 14-week trial compared a group of men who added a daily dose of certain nuts
President Donald Trump speaks to the media before departing the White House en route West Virginia in Washington, July 24, 2019. Mary F. Calvert | Reuters The Trump administration is proposing a rule that would require hospitals to publish the prices that are negotiated with insurers, or risk being fined. The proposed rule, announced Monday,
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
It happens every night like clockwork. I finish my evening skincare routine, turn down the lights, then spend a good chunk of time just clicking around on my phone. Sometimes it’s 30 minutes, and other times I get sucked into a time vortex, and the next thing I know, it’s 2 a.m. Or at least
Wherever the Olympian goes, her parents, six siblings, cousins, uncles, and aunts are there to support her. It’s a fan club like no other. Seven “Houlifans” sit in section U on Saturday at Drake Stadium, in Des Moines, Iowa. And more in section S— brothers, sisters, aunts—one of them with a voice that conducts well
Losing a bunch of weight — whether it’s through diet and exercise, surgery, or a combination of different approaches — isn’t all glitter and smiling “after” photos. If you shed a significant number of kilos, having loose skin is normal — and extremely common. Also normal? Feeling a little bummed about it. “This is a
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
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.