Apple to Launch Medical Practices to Treat Its Own Employees

Apple joins a short list of companies aiming to revolutionize their employees' healthcare.

March 2, 2018

Tailor-Made Medicine is Pretty Biased

Precision medicine has the potential to be great for everyone, but it's currently on the verge of alienating multiple groups of people.

February 28, 2018

AIs Are Finally Doing Something Useful: Fighting Hospital-Acquired Infections

This algorithm spotted warning signs five days sooner than doctors did.

February 14, 2018

Everything Is Terrible: 5 More Things to Worry About in 2018

These might keep you up at night next year.

December 22, 2017

People Are Taking Ubers to Avoid Ambulance Fees

"If ambulances aren't used when they're less needed, that improves response time when they are needed."

December 20, 2017

Japan Pledges $2.9 Billion to Universal Health Care in Developing Nations

The goal is to have 1 billion more people with access to basic health services by 2023.

December 20, 2017

For the First Time, a Robot Passed a Medical Licensing Exam

While technically already a doctor, this AI won't be taking over human jobs just yet.

November 20, 2017

AI-Assisted Detection Identifies Colon Cancer Automatically and in Real-Time

The new system is 86 percent accurate in spotting tumor growth.

October 30, 2017

Researchers Discover Potential Route to Reverse Antibiotic Resistance in Superbugs

To fight superbugs, we need super enzymes.

October 23, 2017

Is Amazon Moving Forward with Plans to Sell Medicine Online?

The e-retail giant wants to dominate health services.

October 9, 2017
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