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New cholesterol guidelines for heart health: What you need to know

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, who have medical experts from around the nation on the writing committee, have released updated guidelines on managing cholesterol to minimize the risk of heart attack, stroke, and death. The new guidelines advocate for… Read More »

AI tools based on one organization’s data may need more ‘education’

A study suggests that artificial intelligence tools used to diagnose images may need a wider range of images to train on than previously thought. The research, conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System, found that AI tools trained on only one organization’s images may suffer declines in performance and… Read More »

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about stridor

Stridor is a high-pitched squeaking or whistling sound, usually due to an obstruction in an airway. Stridor is a sign of an underlying health issue rather than a diagnosis or disease in itself. This article outlines the causes of stridor in children and adults, along with information on diagnosis and treatments. Symptoms Symptoms of stridor… Read More »