Tag Archives: Risk

Having gum disease 'raises your risk of Alzheimer’s'

Having gum disease ‘raises your risk of Alzheimer’s’: Landmark study shows bacteria that can cause bleeding gums is found in the brains of patients with the memory-robbing disorder Porphyromonas gingivalis is a key cause of gum disease and tooth loss  Bacteria’s DNA found in Alzheimer’s patients’ brain tissue and spinal fluid Bug can spread from… Read More »

Blue states' ambitious health care plans risk industry backlash – Axios

As blue states roll out ambitious plans to expand public health care coverage, they’ll have to walk a fine line to keep the health care industry — with its lobbying and advocacy muscle — on board. The big picture: Industry groups like doctors and hospitals generally support efforts to cover the uninsured, even through public… Read More »

European AI-on-demand platform underway, online “calculator” to predict risk of cancer, and more EU digital health news

New project looks to create European AI-on-demand platform. A new AI4EU project aims to support the development of the “first European on-demand AI platform” with a €20m budget over the next three years. French company Thales is coordinating the roll-out, with a view to expand membership of the project, which is currently bringing together 79 organisations from 21 countries. According to Thales,… Read More »