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How to live longer: This type of relationship may extend your lifespan reveals new study

Living a long and happy life is largely contingent on the type of lifestyle a person pursues. Humans, particularly in the developed world, have amassed enough data to know what habits will generally take years off their body clock, such as smoking cigarettes and substance abuse. Although avoiding patently unhealthy habits is important, a new… Read More »

“Alexa, Open Symptom Checker” Gets You This Health Startup’s App | Piotr Orzechowski Infermedica

Health Tech Jul 31, 2019• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH One of Europe’s top health tech startups, Infermedica out of Poland just closed a $ 3.65M funding round for its suite of tools that help patients figure out the best place to go to get care. It’s a patient-routing / symptom-checker with “AI under the… Read More »

Dementia: Having this unusual bladder symptom could mean you are at risk – do you have it?

There are more than 40,000 people under the age of 65 who have dementia and the most common causes of the disease include vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and frontotemporal dementia. Diagnosing dementia, and which type of dementia, is important as it ensures a person can get the right support and treatments plan for… Read More »