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Investments in artificial intelligence to triple, as firms seek payday

Worldwide spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence systems is expected to triple over the next three years, as organizations invest in projects that use cognitive/AI software capabilities, according to a recent report from International Data Corporation. Spending on cognitive and AI systems will reach $ 77.6 billion in 2022. That’s up more than three times… Read More »

New Drug Approved for Traveler's Diarrhea

Nov. 20, 2018 — The FDA has approved a new prescription drug for traveler’s diarrhea, which affects millions of people a year, cutting short vacations and other trips. Rifamycin (Aemcolo) is expected to be on the market by mid-February, says Tom Joyce, president and CEO of Aries Pharmaceuticals, the U.S. firm licensed to distribute it… Read More »

Low-protein, high-carb diet may help ward off dementia

Dementia Low-protein, high-carb diet may help ward off dementia Diet tested on mice proves more beneficial in some cases than restricting calories A new study that found a low-protein, high-carbohydrate diet led to improved brain health in mice has sparked hopes carbohydrates could help ward off dementia. Researchers at Sydney University’s Charles Perkins Centre fed… Read More »