Tag Archives: Research

Digesting the latest research on eggs

Eggs are back in the news — again. A study from the March 2019 JAMA found that higher intakes of cholesterol and eggs were associated with a greater risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and death. The researchers reported that ingesting an additional 300 milligrams of cholesterol per day raised this risk, as did eating an… Read More »

New Non-Profit Aims to Develop Digital Medicine Research, Standards – Xtelligent Healthcare Media

By Eric Wicklund May 22, 2019 – A newly formed non-profit in the mHealth and telehealth ecosystem aims to support “the development of digital medicine through interdisciplinary collaboration, research, teaching, and the promotion of best practices.” The Boston-based Digital Medicine Society (DiMe) announced itself earlier this month with a call for new members and the unveiling… Read More »

Gene editing research registry needed: WHO

A central registry of human gene editing research plans should be set up to ensure transparency, World Health Organisation (WHO) experts say After its first two-day meeting in Geneva, WHO’s panel of gene editing experts on Tuesday said it would be irresponsible for any scientist to conduct human gene-editing studies on people. The panel –… Read More »