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How Buffalo is ensuring the black community isn't left behind after mass supermarket shooting |  CNN

How Buffalo is ensuring the black community isn’t left behind after mass supermarket shooting | CNN

Buffalo, New York CNN — The day after Buffalo suffered the largest mass shooting in its history, teams of emergency volunteers and mental health counselors arrived on the scene, offering emotional support and distributing food. The response was robust and quick, but there was one big problem. “The community didn’t feel comfortable going up the …

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Health technology allows millions of people to “age in place”

Health technology allows millions of people to “age in place”

“Aging in place” refers to people aging in their own homes rather than moving to nursing homes or other types of care facilities. It’s certainly not new, conceptually – for centuries many cultures around the world have celebrated the retirement of the elderly and happily embrace the practice of elder care. What is relatively new, …

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AI in healthcare still has a long way to go

AI in healthcare still has a long way to go

For many years, artificial intelligence (AI) technology has promised to dramatically improve the healthcare industry. Whether through the promise of increasing access to and understanding of data, providing ways to better navigate patient care, or better deciphering new research and development efforts, healthcare experts await with looking forward to the widespread use of AI. Many …

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AI in healthcare still has a long way to go

AI in healthcare still has a long way to go

For many years, artificial intelligence (AI) technology has promised to dramatically improve the healthcare industry. Whether through the promise of increasing access to and understanding of data, providing ways to better navigate patient care, or better deciphering new research and development efforts, healthcare experts await with looking forward to the widespread use of AI. Many …

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Stanford Medicine study shows SARS-CoV-2 can infect human fatty tissue

Stanford Medicine study shows SARS-CoV-2 can infect human fatty tissue

Is SARS-CoV-2 hiding in your fat cells? A study by Stanford Medicine researchers shows that SARS-CoV-2 can infect human fatty tissue. This phenomenon has been observed in laboratory experiments carried out on adipose tissue excised from patients undergoing bariatric and cardiac surgeries, and then infected in a laboratory dish with SARS-CoV-2. It has further been …

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