Category Archives: Mental Health

Musk’s new AI startup aims at human brain; tech giants already in that space

Entrepreneur Elon Musk has confirmed on via Twitter the launch of a new venture company, called Neuralink, which aims to develop a brain-computer interface. According to people familiar with the matter, the company will pursue what… Read more »

Survey shows one in eight pilots admits suffering from depression; doesn’t this matter, or will Google come to the rescue?

Hundreds of commercial airline pilots worldwide may be flying with untreated depression because they fear being grounded or losing their jobs, a new survey suggests. The anonymous survey of about… Read more »

New Group of Zika Cases Reported in Miami Beach

Health officials are investigating a cluster of possible Zika cases in Miami Beach, suggesting that transmission of the virus by mosquitoes is more widespread in one of the nation’s more… Read more »

Children and Teens Need Their Sleep

Updated sleep recommendations for children and teens point to the benefits of getting enough sleep and the dangers of getting too little. “At least 25% of 12-year-olds get less than… Read more »

Suicide in the United States Has Surged to the Highest Levels in Nearly 30 years

Suicide in the United States has surged to the highest levels in nearly 30 years, a federal data analysis has found, with increases in every age group except older adults…. Read more »