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Author: 0 Start colon cancer screening at 45, not 50, ACS urges

In updated guidelines released Wednesday, it inched the recommended age to 45. The new guidelines do not specify which kind of test people should get, but includes options such as a traditional colonoscopy - which should be done every 10 years - or high-sensitivity stool analysis which depending on the type, could be done every year to every three years.

Author: 0 AI supersedes dermatologists' abilities to diagnose melanoma

The doctors were shown 100 images of skin lesions and asked to make a diagnosis, using their judgment about whether it was a malignant melanoma or benign mole . But even so, the CNN , which was still working only with the images and was given no additional information, still outperformed the humans. In the United Kingdom cases have more than doubled since the Nineties, with more than 15,000 cases annually.

Author: 0 Artificial Intelligence can detect skin cancer better than dermatologists

Researchers trained a form of artificial intelligence or machine learning known as a deep learning convolutional neural network ( CNN ) to identify skin cancer by showing it more than 100,000 images of malignant melanomas (the most lethal form of skin cancer ), as well as benign moles (or nevi).

Health Care No Nipah virus case in Northeast India
Author: 0 No Nipah virus case in Northeast India

However, he is trying to unite all the parties, but they will not escape, all will be crushed". Past year the minister had said the decision of making Rahul Gandhi as the Congress president would help Prime Minister Narendra Modi in making India "Congress Free".

Health Care Popular birth control packs recalled after pills placed out of order
Author: 0 Popular birth control packs recalled after pills placed out of order

Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives . Four placebo capsules within the packages were placed out of order, Allergan said, meaning users with defective packages would be taking non-hormonal placebo capsules during the first four days instead of active ones.

Health Care Ebola deaths rise to 26, says Congo health ministry
Author: 0 Ebola deaths rise to 26, says Congo health ministry

Since the plan was written, the disease has spread to the provincial capital Mbandaka, with an estimated population of 1.5 million people, and World Health Organization has more than doubled its response budget, to $56 million from an initial $26 million.

Health Care Ebola death toll reaches 12 in Congo’s latest outbreak
Author: 0 Ebola death toll reaches 12 in Congo’s latest outbreak

Health workers hope to vaccinate every contact to effectively ringfence each Ebola patient and prevent further spread. "Right now, we're thinking the risk of importation of Ebola to the United States is very low", Skinner said. Mbandaka has a population of 1.2 million people and is a transport hub on the Congo River. The organization is also dispatching almost 16 tons of medical and logistical materials needed for patient isolation, medical treatment, sanitation and personal protective ...

Health Care How Cockroach milk has more Protein and Nutrients than Regular milk?
Author: 0 How Cockroach milk has more Protein and Nutrients than Regular milk?

In fact, the Pacific beetle cockroach is very special among its relatives because it is the only cockroach in the world that gives birth to live offsprings. Foods like blueberries, broccoli, and salmon are known as a superfood. According to science site Inverse , scientists carve out the cockroach's gut with a scalpel to harvest the milk, which looks like crystals.

Health Care Subtropical Storm Alberto within 50 miles of Florida
Author: 0 Subtropical Storm Alberto within 50 miles of Florida

The NHC warned of life-threatening surf conditions, the possibility of a few brief tornadoes in much of Florida and parts of Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama . Alberto is expected to hold its current strength. but very little additional strengthening is likely before coming ashore across the U.S. east central Gulf coast.

Health Care Peta's Forecast - Record Heat Blazing the Metro This Weekend
Author: 0 Peta's Forecast - Record Heat Blazing the Metro This Weekend

The storms could return this evening, with the National Weather Service also forecasting possible heavy rain at the Shore. In the extended, tomorrow should be mainly dry with the exception of a late day storm, with Wednesday featuring the best chance of rain for the next 10 days.

Health Care Sleeping In On Weekends Might Help You Live Longer
Author: 0 Sleeping In On Weekends Might Help You Live Longer

On the flip side, those who slept more than eight hours a night had higher mortality rates as well. Scientists have found out that people under the age of 65 who sleep for five or less hours a day are at an increased risk of premature death compared to those who sleep six or seven hours per day.

Health Care Higher Seafood Intake May Shorten Time to Pregnancy
Author: 0 Higher Seafood Intake May Shorten Time to Pregnancy

The study found couples who eat more than two servings of seafood weekly while trying to conceive have a significantly higher frequency of intercourse and get pregnant in the fastest time compared to other couples. Of those consuming less seafood, 79 per cent of couples were successful. The latest research comes on the heels of a review by Harvard University indicating a connection between what women eat and their chances of getting pregnant as well as what men can eat to increase their ...

Health Care Twitterati slam Hrithik Roshan’s Fitness video
Author: 0 Twitterati slam Hrithik Roshan’s Fitness video

Bravo @Ra_THORe #HumFitTohIndiaFit #FitnessChallenge this is how I commute to my office everyday. sitting static in a vehicle is such a waste. On the work front, Hrithik Roshan has Anand Kumar biopic and Yash Raj Films' untitled project with Vaani Kapoor and Tiger Shroff.

Health Care UNL Entomologist Warns of Tick-Borne Diseases
Author: 0 UNL Entomologist Warns of Tick-Borne Diseases

Those two cases were Rose's co-founder, Alarie Bowerman's daughters. "These are diseases that are new to North America, to a larger extent, and we're not expecting them and we don't necessarily have tests for them". Ticks like to hide in protected areas. Parents should check their children for ticks under the arms, in and around the ears, inside the belly button, behind the knees, between the legs, around the waist, and especially in their hair.

Health Care Health Experts: Ebola Patients Must Be Isolated
Author: 0 Health Experts: Ebola Patients Must Be Isolated

The situation, however, has become more complicated since last Thursday, when authorities announced that the outbreak had migrated more than 100 miles from Bikoro, the rural area where it began, to Mbandaka, a city of more than a million people situated on the Congo River.

Health Care How a weekend sleep-in could help you avoid an early death
Author: 0 How a weekend sleep-in could help you avoid an early death

With the research, the scientists have proven that shorter sleep during weekdays will not increase the risk of death if a person compensates for it with longer sleep during weekends. But there was no increased risk of death for those who slept five or fewer hours during the week but then managed eight or more hours' sleep on weekend days.

Health Care Rice becomes less nutritious as CO2 levels rise
Author: 0 Rice becomes less nutritious as CO2 levels rise

The findings were based on field studies in Japan and China , simulating the amount of Carbon dioxide expected in the atmosphere by the second half of this century - 568 to 590 parts per million. Including comes about because of comparable examinations in Japan, the scientists likewise take note of an average 10.3 percent decrease in protein, an 8 percent fall in the press and a 5.1 percent fall in zinc, supporting past investigations of rice and different products.