Tag Archives: Risk

Eating fruit, vegetables and fish ‘slashes a person’s risk of chronic kidney disease by 30%’

Opting for fruit, vegetables and fish over processed meats, salt and fizzy drinks ‘may slash your risk of getting kidney disease by 30%’ Scientists analysed the diets of more than 630,000 people over a decade  Found legumes, whole grains and low-fat dairy also reduced the risk Healthy diet lowered risk of albuminuria, an early sign… Read More »

Geisinger, IBM develop new predictive algorithm to detect sepsis risk

Geisinger and IBM this week announced this week that they’ve co-created a new predictive model to help clinicians flag sepsis risk  using data from the integrated health system’s electronic health record. WHY IT MATTERSThe new algorithm created with help from IBM Data Science Elite will help Geisinger can create more personalized clinical care plans for… Read More »