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More than half of health data breaches triggered internally, study finds

Dive Brief: Breaches of protected health information can seriously harm an organization’s brand and finances, but little is known about how breaches occur and the steps organizations take to prevent a recurrence, according to a research letter in JAMA Internal Medicine. The researchers analyzed 1,138 breach cases that occurred between Oct. 21, 2009, and Dec. 31,… Read More »

Paracetamol reduces ability to empathize, study finds

Paracetamol, the active ingredient in most painkillers and antifebriles, are proven to reduce the ability to empathize, according to the scientists of Dokuz Eylül University’s Faculty of Medicine. The scientists decided to study paracetamol after a survey conducted in the U.S. by Ohio State University, claiming that an observation group which had taken drugs with… Read More »

Healthcare is the top voter issue as elections enter final weeks, poll finds

Healthcare is still the top political subject for voters less than a month before the 2018 midterm elections, according to a new national poll, but perceptions of President Trump are also a major consideration. The Kaiser Family Foundation poll released Thursday found that 71 percent of voters called the issue of healthcare “very important.” The… Read More »