“The change in dietary advice to promote low-fat foods is perhaps the biggest mistake in modern medical history.”
Source: We’re All Guinea Pigs in a Failed Decades-Long Diet Experiment – Tonic
MD Anderson has placed a much-ballyhooed ‘Watson for cancer’ product it was developing with IBM on hold — and is looking for a new partner.
Source: MD Anderson Benches IBM Watson In Setback For Artificial Intelligence In Medicine
Documents provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal Palantir’s role in creating the U.S. government’s international spy machine.
Source: How Peter Thiel’s Palantir Helped the NSA Spy on the Whole World
A device common in Western hospitals could save millions of lives if integrated into operating rooms around the world.
Source: The Pulse Oximeter Is Making Surgery Safer in Developing Countries – The Atlantic
It’s always good to hear that scientists are bringing the latest technology to the fight against cancer, but virtual reality doesn’t seem like an obvious addition to the arsenal. Yet…
Source: Cambridge is giving cancer the 3D VR treatment | TechCrunch