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HHS manages risk in using cloud through federal program

The Department of Health and Human Services has embraced a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to the cloud through security assessment, authorization and continuous monitoring. HHS Chief Information Officer Jose Arrieta told a House subcommittee on Wednesday that the agency sees the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) as a “strategic enabler”… Read More »

MIT: AI platform beats existing models at predicting cancer risk

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT found a deep learning artificial intelligence platform had a high success rate in detecting breast cancer risk. WHY IT MATTERS The model retrospectively identified women at high risk of developing breast cancer from nearly 90,000 prior consecutive screening mammograms taken at Massachusetts General Hospital… Read More »

Chronic Stress Raises Your Risk of Several Types of Cardiovascular Disease

Stress has enormous implications for your health. From an evolutionary perspective, the stress response is a lifesaving biological function that enables you to instinctively square-off against an assailant, run away from a predator or take down a prey. However, those of us living in the modern world are now activating this same biological reaction in… Read More »