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Big Health wants you to cure your insomnia with its app, then delete it — some investors hate that

Peter Hames Big Health CEO Peter Hames wants people to use his app to treat their insomnia — and then delete it for good. His app, Sleepio, essentially works by leveraging an approach known as cognitive behavioral therapy, which aims to give users the tools to manage their own thought patterns differently and overcome their anxieties.… Read More »

AMIA suggests some fine-tuning for FDA’s AI and machine learning regs

The American Medical Informatics Association has offered a list of suggestions to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in hopes of improving its framework of proposed regulations for artificial intelligence, machine learning and software-as-a-medical-device, or SaMD. WHY IT MATTERSWith an eye toward improving the effectiveness, efficiency, safety and security of clinical AI and SaMD, AMIA… Read More »

Support for abortion rights grows as some U.S. states curb access: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Americans have become more supportive of abortion rights over the past year, even as a wave of Republican-controlled state governments have imposed new restrictions, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday. Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day… Read More »