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Genetic editing innovations curing diseases; implants that make people superhuman; government investments that make healthcare more affordable—this page covers the trends and news that will guide the future of healthcare.

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https://www.esquire.com/lifestyle/health/a25794550/psilocybin-mushrooms-legalization-medical-use/
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Esquire
Efforts are currently underway to get voters in support of psilocybin, the compound that makes magic mushrooms, well, magical. Here's everything you need to know about legalizing the psychedelic drug, Psilocybin in Denver, Colorado, and Oregon.
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https://www.cbsnews.com/news/artificial-intelligence-making-a-difference-in-cancer-care/
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CBS
The artificial intelligence we see in daily life is just a fraction of its vast potential. Already it's making strides in cancer care
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https://www.newsy.com/stories/how-has-covid-19-changed-social-media-content-moderation/
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Newsy
AI is good at flagging things like spam. But it can't detect the same nuances in posts that humans can, which can lead to unnecessary takedowns.
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https://www.fastcompany.com/90283063/the-most-promising-health-and-wellness-trends-for-2019
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Fast Company
The Drybar of acupuncture? In-N-Out for plant-based burgers? Startups find new ways to bring healthier food and self-care products to wider audiences.
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https://www.universal-sci.com/headlines/2018/1/26/losing-weight-in-the-future-will-not-be-one-size-fits-all
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SCI
Counting calories. Reducing meal portions. Joining a gym. Eating small meals and lots of little snacks. Eliminating carbs, or sugar, or both. Starting a running regimen.
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https://www.axios.com/crispr-enzyme-cas12a-may-be-safer-than-cas9-45c48a24-d52b-41f8-9d47-c955578d2aed.html
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Axios
Researchers focus on making gene editing tools more precise
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeDOQpfaUc8
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YouTube - truTV
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https://www.dvm360.com/view/renaltech-named-best-new-product-of-2019
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dvm360
A predictive tool that enables early diagnosis of kidney disease in cats received high honors within the most popular category of annual awards from Animal Pharm.
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https://futurism.com/we-might-finally-have-a-vaccine-to-protect-us-from-the-common-cold
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Futurism
Scientists took 50 types of rhinovirus and mixed them together into one vaccine.
Trials on animals showed that the method could be used to effectively fight the common cold, though human trials are some ways off.
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https://hbr.org/2019/03/a-big-step-toward-giving-patients-control-over-their-health-care-data
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Harvard Business Review
New rules from the Trump administration would open up the industry to more competition.
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https://qz.com/1515884/transhumanist-science-will-free-women-from-their-biological-clocks/amp/
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Quartz
Genetic editing combined with stem-cell technology will likely make it safer for a 50-year-old woman to have a baby in 2028 than for a 25-year-old woman in 2018. In two decades’ time, healthy 75-year-old women could be starting new families once more.
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https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/25/17611812/brain-controlled-robot-arm-supernumerary-bmi
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The Verge
Brain-controlled robot prosthetics are usually used to restore lost motor function. But scientists from Japan have used the technology to give wearers a "third arm," controlled by their brain, that they can use to multitask.
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https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/03/29/addiction-at-work-as-employees-abuse-opioids-pot-alcohol/3232928002/
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USA today
A new survey found that 23% of respondents have used drugs or alcohol on the job.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9XD8yRPxc8
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YouTube - TED
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https://soundcloud.com/a16z/andrew_lo_healthcare_economics_gene_therapy
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a16z
Stream a16z Podcast: The Economics of Expensive Medicines by a16z from desktop or your mobile device
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https://digest.bps.org.uk/2019/03/15/there-are-sex-differences-in-the-trajectory-of-depression-symptoms-through-adolescence-with-implications-for-treatment-and-prevention/
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BPS
By Matthew Warren. The study provides the most detailed study yet of the trajectory of depression symptoms through adolescence.
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https://surabaya.tribunnews.com/2020/05/31/jumlah-anak-perokok-di-indonesia-78-juta-capai-segini-pada-2030-pemerintah-diminta-serius-awasi
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Tribun News
Jumlah anak perokok (usia 10-18 tahun) di Indonesia mencapai 7,8 juta anak atau 9,1 persen dan mencapai 15,8 juta atau 15,91 persen pada 2030.
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https://www.scmp.com/economy/china-economy/article/3081415/coronavirus-china-faces-fight-hang-foreign-manufacturers-us
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South China Morning Post
The coronavirus has again highlighted an over-reliance on China, with the United States, Japan and the European Union drawing up separate plans to lure their companies away.
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https://ajp.com.au/news/the-hidden-healthcare-profession/
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AJP
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https://www.wired.com/story/algorithm-doesnt-replace-doctors-makes-them-better/
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Wired
An artificial intelligence system has outperformed physicians when detecting skin lesions. The results are changing how one school trains dermatologists.
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https://www.timesindonesia.co.id/read/news/267627/indonesia-targetkan-bebas-malaria-tahun-2030
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Times Indonesia
Indonesia mentargetkan pada tahun 2030 Bebas Malaria setelah periode 2020-2024 sebanyak 405 kabupaten/kota akan mencapai eliminasi malaria (bebas dari malaria).