Morgan Statt

Morgan Statt

Morgan Statt is a health and safety investigator who spends her time writing on a variety of consumer topics including public safety, products, and health news. In her free time, she can be found crafting the perfect playlist to fuel her productivity.
Breast Cancer Awareness: How Artificial Intelligence Is Improving Accuracy of Mammograms

When you think of artificial intelligence (AI), maybe your first thought is of popular voice assistants like Siri and Alexa. Or, maybe you think of customer support chatbots and driverless cars. 

No matter what your first thoughts are, we cannot discount the one area of our lives that AI has drastically improved: our healthcare. Medical professionals are beginning to utilize machine learning to carry out a number of tasks, including completing complex surgeries and making better-informed decisions focused on top-quality patient care. 

One particular medical area that artificial intelligence has improved is the interpretation and accuracy of mammograms. With Breast Cancer Awareness Month now underway, here are the great strides we’ve made with AI to improve test results and strive to detect breast cancer at the earliest stage possible.
DVT: Tips to Combat the Dangerous "Sitting Disease"

Did you know that people who sit for less than 30 minutes at a time have the lowest risk of an early death? 

Leading a sedentary lifestyle has been linked to so many health problems, including cardiovascular disease and cancer, that it makes laying on the couch and binge-watching your favorite show way less appealing. 

It is also a major risk factor for a potentially fatal condition known as Deep-Vein Thrombosis.