Depression From Cat Bites?

Depression From Cat Bites?

As health records in developed countries are largely electronic, researchers have been using a method called data mining to find previously unknown or even unconceived of correlations. Sometimes the correlation is vague at best, and can be disregarded as being caused by an obvious factor not present in electronic health records (EHRs).The peer-reviewed journal PLoS […]

Smart Homes for Early Alzheimer Detection

Smart Homes for Early Alzheimer Detection

Alzheimer’s Disease is a debilitating and progressive neurodegenerative disease that usually affects the elderly. As with any illness or condition, early detection is better, for a variety of reasons. The most obvious ones are that early treatment in Alzheimer’s patients can slow the disease’s progression, sometimes markedly so. Also, for someone experiencing symptoms, it has […]

Saudi Princesses Held Captive

Saudi Princesses Held Captive

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia is allegedly holding his four daughters, Princesses Sahar, Maha, Hala and Jawaher, captive against their will. On March 12, 2014, the Associated Press reported that the United Nations had received an official plea for help from the girls’ mother, Alanoud Al Fayez. Ms. Al Fayez is herself a Saudi princess […]