AIs trained to help with sepsis treatment, fracture diagnosis

Enlarge (credit: Bo Mertz) Treating patients effectively involves a combination of training and experience. That’s one of the reasons that people have been excited about the prospects of using AI in medicine: it’s possible to train algorithms using the experience of thousands of doctors, giving them more information than any single human could accumulate. This […]

Michael Bublé has ‘absolutely no plans to retire’ from music in the wake of his son’s liver cancer diagnosis, despite reports

Cameron Spencer/Getty Images A representative for Michael Bublé told INSIDER the singer isn’t quitting his music career after all. The comments contradict Bublé’s own statements to The Daily Mail, where he said he was giving his “last interview” and was “retiring from the business” after his latest record. A representative for Michael Bublé said his comments about […]

John Caudwell: I spent £2m obtaining a diagnosis for my boy

But when Rufus’s symptoms grew to include a fear of vomiting, anxiety, signs of depression and agoraphobia – to such a degree that he didn’t leave the four walls of his family home for almost a decade – John knew something was seriously wrong. “When I describe his symptoms to people, they assume they developed […]

Diabetes type 1 symptoms: Unexplained weight loss? This woman lost 10 kg before diagnosis

DIABETES type 1 symptoms may appear in adult life, not just at birth. The condition is caused by problems with the pancreas, which stops it producing the hormone to control blood sugar levels, insulin, which results in unexplained weight loss if not treated. This woman developed diabetes type 1 symptoms during adulthood.

Elementary EP Talks Sherlock's 'Jarring' Diagnosis and His Bad-News Friend

Warning: The following contains spoilers from Monday’s Elementary premiere. Sherlock Holmes is compromised. During Elementary‘s Season 6 premiere, the P.I. learned that one too many blows to the head have left him with post-concussion syndrome, a condition that can and does impede his investigative work. In addition to causing headaches, dizziness and hallucinations, PCS also […]

Fast-track cancer centres set to revolutionise disease diagnosis and treatment

The one-stop “shops” are designed to give people with a range of potential but unclear cancer symptoms a definite answer – in some cases even on the same day. Specialists will be able to carry out every type of investigation under one roof in a move designed to stop people suspected of having the killer […]

Neighbours spoilers: Karl Kennedy’s life in DANGER as he hides diagnosis from Susan

It has been a turbulent few months for Karl (played by Alan Fletcher) and Susan Kennedy (Jackie Woodburne) on Neighbours.  The pair have had their world thrown upside down when troublesome Izzy Hoyland (Natalie Bassingthwaighte) reappeared in Erinsborough.  The blonde bombshell demanded Karl gave her a sibling for Holly (Lucinda Armstrong Hall), a love child […]