Mental health

Psychiatric disorders may have important molecular similarities

Researchers explored the genetic connections between brain disorders at a scale far eclipsing previous work on the subject. The team determined that psychiatric disorders share many genetic variants, while neurological disorders (such as Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s) appear more distinct. The results indicate that psychiatric disorders likely have important similarities at a molecular level, which current

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The global healthcare middleware market projected to grow at a CAGR of 10%

The global healthcare middleware market is expected to reach USD 3.07 billion by 2023 from USD 1.90 billion in 2018, at a CAGR of 10%. Increasing utilization of smart devices, the availability of big data in healthcare, increasing need for data interoperability, and growing investments to overcome healthcare interoperability issues are the key drivers of

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Scientists devise a game for the serious business of finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease

Want to cure Alzheimer’s? Get in line. Researchers have long been puzzled by the disease and vexed by how long it’s taking to unravel its mysteries.One group of scientists is helping speed up that process with assistance from the public. “Stall Catchers,” a game created by Cornell University’s Human Computation Institute, turns the hunt for

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Zoeticx ProVizion Ties Integration of Physical and Behavioral Health To Deliver Revenue and Better Patient Care

By Donald Voltz, MD, Aultman Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Director of the Main Operating Room, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University and Northeast Ohio Medical University. In his HIMSS keynote address, Alphabet’s former executive chairman and now current technical advisor Eric Schmidt warned attendees that the “future of healthcare lies in the

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