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There’s a challenge being the only woman in a room of health IT executives, says Agio’s Compliance Director Deana Fuller

Before finding her niche in cyber security, Agio Compliance Director Deana Fuller found herself in a situation familiar to many. She had dreams growing up of becoming a teacher, or an attorney, yet found herself working in a profession where she didn’t belong. It was in sub-prime finance, earning bonuses for selling cars that had… Read More »

Newborn babies' brain responses to being touched on the face measured for the first time

A newborn baby’s brain responds to being touched on the face, according to new research co-led by UCL. Babies use this sense of touch — facial somatosensation — to find and latch onto their mother’s nipple, and should have this ability from birth. Premature babies often have difficulty feeding, and underdevelopment of their facial sensitivity… Read More »

Medical Crowdfunding Being Used For Unproven Medical Therapies

Getty Images, Royalty Free Crowdfunding has become a booming business, currently with over 2,000 sites offering means to raise money for thousands of causes. These platforms can be used to support creative projects, philanthropy, real estate, agriculture, pure altruism, and medical bills.  With the continuous expansion of social media platforms, this is becoming easier and… Read More »