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Neil Mehta
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Physician, Asst Dean EdTechnology
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If u don't like someone, wait 60 years; they may change completely according to study.

A potential problem with the study was that only 1/2 the people could be traced after 63 years and only 1/4 of those agreed to participate in the follow up survey.

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Vitamin D pills reduce risk of 'colds or flu'. 33 people would need to take supplements to prevent one case of viral respiratory infection.

To put that in perspective consider the number needed to vaccinate to prevent one case of confirmed influenza =71. (NNV for influenza like illness is 40)

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Single seater passenger drones planned in Dubai. Any volunteers?

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61% of Ebola cases transmitted by 3% of patients 'super-spreaders'

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DNA-testing smartphone attachments coming soon - affordable and practical solution for #personalizedmedicine?

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Beijing: The city where you can't escape smog - the mess that humans create wherever they go. 

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Deciphering the link between stress and cardiovascular disease.
Will be interesting to see what measures can be shown to decrease stress e.g. yoga, exercise, sleep etc.

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Ebola Vaccine Works, Study Shows

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Juan Manuel Santos quotes Bob Dylan while accepting Nobel Peace Prize - "How many deaths will it take 'till he knows that too many people have died? The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind."

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Magic Leap tech may be overhyped - could this be another Theranos?

Magic Leap's allegedly revolutionary augmented reality technology may in fact be years away from completion and, as it stands now, is noticeably inferior to Microsoft's HoloLens headset, according to a report from The Information.
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