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Data from routine clinical care shows people with HIV have an increased risk of dementia and that it’s diagnosed at a younger age

The risk of dementia in older age is increased by 58% for people living with HIV compared to their HIV-negative peers, according to US research published in the online edition of AIDS. The average age at dementia diagnosis was much younger for people with HIV: 67 years compared to 78 years for people without HIV.… Read More »

Did The Russians Fabricate Data About Their Covid-19 Vaccine Trial?

MOSCOW, RUSSIA – SEPTEMBER 9, 2020: A medical worker gives a volunteer a trial vaccine against … [+] COVID-19 at Moscow’s N62 Outpatient Clinic in a post-registration phase of testing. Sergei Bobylev/TASS (Photo by Sergei BobylevTASS via Getty Images) Sergei Bobylev/TASS Last week, a team of Russian scientists published the results of two phase 1/2… Read More »

#COVID19 Symptom Data Challenge

COVID-19 Sep 9, 2020• By FARZAD MOSTASHARI & INDU SUBAIYA Applications for the #COVID19 Symptom Data Challenge close in three weeks!  Amidst #COVID19, using analytic approaches to maximize available information and data is paramount. Hosted by Margolis Center, sponsored by Facebook Data for Good (@academics), and in partnership with the Joint Program in Survey Methodology,… Read More »

Data shows surge of online swingers in NYC amid coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic has sparked a surge in online swingers across the country — with New York City topping the list, according to a report. Threesome dating app “3Fun” reported a steady uptick in the number of messages sent between its 721,927 active users since lockdowns began in March. “Social distancing makes offline meetings tough…… Read More »