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U.S. suicide rates rise in 2021, reversing two years of decline – Reuters

(CNN) – Last year, a homeowner stopped by Patrick John’s home in the Salt Lake City area to replace a broken dishwasher. John was always a bit shy around people he didn’t know well, but he greeted his guest with the warmth for which he was known and loved. While replacing the dishwasher, they discovered …

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How will medical coding evolve over the next 20 years in managing the revenue cycle?  - MedCity News

How will medical coding evolve over the next 20 years in managing the revenue cycle? – MedCity News

The world of medical coding has grown significantly over the past 20 years, echoing an increasingly complex technology landscape of telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, and machine learning. What started as a manual, paper-based process, relying on chargemasters, morphed in a few decades into a highly specialized digital process leveraging predictive analytics, AI, natural language processing, …

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AI and DNA predict mental health issues years after trauma

AI and DNA predict mental health issues years after trauma

Source: Geralt/Pixabay The Center for Biomarker Research and Precision Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University announced a new study published in Molecular Psychiatry that demonstrates how the combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and genomics can produce DNA biomarkers that predict problems mental health nearly 17 years after exposure to childhood trauma. Childhood trauma was assessed from …

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Diets around the world are only slightly healthier than 30 years ago

Diets around the world are only slightly healthier than 30 years ago

Share on PinterestA study has found that diets around the world aren’t much healthier than they were three decades ago. Algi Febri Sugita/NurPhoto via Getty Images Researchers studied how global dietary patterns changed between 1990 and 2018. They found that diets got slightly healthier in 2018. They concluded that dietary recommendations should be based on …

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The creator of the “longevity” diet plans to live to 120 years. So how does it work ?

You may have heard of the Longevity Diet and its promise of an extended lifespan – but what exactly is it and is it different from other diets promoting good health? The Longevity Diet is a set of dietary recommendations compiled by a biochemist called Valter Longo, director of the University of Southern California’s Longevity …

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5 years after water crisis, 1 in 4 Flint residents suffered from PTSD, study finds

(This story has been updated with comments from the director of the Flint Registry.) FLINT, MI – One in four Flint residents met the criteria for post-traumatic stress disorder and one in five had clinical depression five years after Flint’s water crisis began, according to a new study released Tuesday. September 20. Researchers from Duke …

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Globally, diets are not much healthier today than they were thirty years ago

Summary: While the incorporation of healthier legumes and fruits into diets has improved over time, the quality of the diet has been offset by the consumption of unhealthy components, such as processed meats and sugary drinks. . Source: Tufts University On a scale of 0-100 of how well people stick to recommended diets, with 0 …

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Amid spike in suicides, King County Jail to restore tours and services within 2 years

Amid spike in suicides, King County Jail to restore tours and services within 2 years

Editor’s note: This story focuses on suicide, self-harm, and other topics related to psychiatric distress. If you or a loved one are in crisis, resources are available here. Times Watchdog stories dig deep to hold power accountable, right wrongs and create change. This work is made possible by the Seattle Times Investigative Journalism Fund. Donate …

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