Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Tag: Medical

Brain Scans Discover Consciousness In Coma Patients

Brain Scans Discover Consciousness In Coma Patients

Some patients that become unresponsive following a significant brain injury retain a degree of ‘hidden consciousness’ and are more likely to make a recovery, neurologists at Columbia University have found. The team used specially designed computer software to analyse standard electroencephalography (EEG) data collected from 104 unresponsive patients to search

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Facebook, Youtube Overrun With Bogus Cancer Treatment Claims

Facebook, Youtube Overrun With Bogus Cancer Treatment Claims

Facebook Inc. and YouTube are being flooded with scientifically dubious and potentially harmful information about alternative cancer treatments, which sometimes gets viewed millions of times, a Wall Street Journal examination found. Now, the companies say they are taking steps to curb such accounts. Facebook last month changed its News Feed algorithms to

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