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REGULATORY DEFICIENCIES FOR BIG DATA IN HEALTHCARE
There is an emerging class of data that is so pervasive and prolifically used that it merits new regulatory standards according to the Independent Ethics Committee in the US. The pharmaceutical industry, as well as scholarly researchers, tech company researchers, and others, collect this new kind of
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MITOCHONDRIAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY’S BENEFITS AND OBSTACLES
  There are all sorts of diseases with which children are born solely because their mothers transmit said diseases to them. These are referred to as mitochondrial DNA diseases. Many such diseases, at present, can only be treated, not cured, and they’re the result of mitochondrial DNA mutations —
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THE ETHICAL CAVEATS OF AI IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY
  Experts at the Massachusetts General Hospital have conducted new research that resulted in the development of medical imaging techniques that rely heavily on cutting-edge artificial intelligence. The pertinent AI is designed to make it possible for physicians to get better images without the ne
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THE PERENNIAL CLASH OF FAITH AND SCIENCE
  It’s hardly uncommon for faith to clash with science, and as regular an occurrence as this is, there are some interesting parallels surfacing these days between religious faith and scientific belief. There’s so much controversy over certain issues like vaccination or global warming that seem to
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NEGATIVE HEADLINES ABOUT SOCIAL MEDIA A PROJECTION OF OUR OWN FEARS
  Lately, social media has been demonized for causing a lot of ills. People have blamed smartphones for the destruction of a generation, ruining posture and mood, and eroding the brains. However, Andrew Przbylski, a senior research fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute, dismissed them as sim
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MASCULINITY STUDIES GAINS RECOGNITION AS AN AREA OF RESEARCH
The #MeToo movement has focused on the need for masculinity studies to understand the abusive behavior of some men. Like women’s studies, male studies is now a recognized area of research, The Christian Science Monitor reported. It is more relevant than ever right now and #MeToo has helped valida
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POVERTY RATES TO WORSEN IN THE COMING YEARS
  Prospects of moving people out of poverty appear dimmer as studies forecast the poverty rate worsening. A new model of the current Japanese pension system forecasts that 50 percent of women who never married and divorced women in Japan will live below the poverty level. The same is true for 10
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THE FINANCIAL COMPROMISE OF BIG PHARMA AND MEDICAL DEVICE MARKETS
  Right now, there’s a lot of talk, especially in North America, about the subversion of medical authorities, which presents a bioethical violation of potentially colossal proportions. Two doctors in Southern California were recently arrested for a purported $250 million weight-loss scam, and as
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MORE EXPERTS CONFIRM LACK OF CONNECTION BETWEEN VIDEO GAMES AND VIOLENCE IN KIDS
  One gaming expert after another human behavior expert is coming out to confirm the lack of connection between video games and violence in children. After the Parkland school shooting in Florida, US President Donald Trump blamed the incident on violent video games but not the ease of acquiring a
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BABY BOOMERS GIVE MILLENNIALS FINANCIAL ADVICE
  Numerous surveys confirm that majority of millennials need some guidance from previous generations about money matters. For one, most of them have not saved anything for retirement, are easily scammed, and are saddled with debt. Data from the National Institute on Retirement Security found t
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