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The David And Goliath Of Health Care: Apple's Siri Vs. IBM's Watson

The David And Goliath Of Health Care: Apple's Siri Vs. IBM's Watson | Fund Raising For A Cause | News | Latest News | Scoop.it

In every strength lies a weakness and in every weakness a strength. This maxim has held true throughout history – from biblical days to the battles of modern times.

 

And it holds just as true in the information technology (IT) “arms race” that’s playing out in American health care today.

 


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But the winner is not who you thin. The big pharmas will always win.

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Apple a David? Maybe 15 years ago....

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100-hour 'MaRaWthon' ends in fundraising success - The Boar

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Following the success of last year's MaRaWthon, Radio at Warwick broadcasted its content for 100 hours non-stop on the piazza to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust
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Breakthrough Breast Cancer utilises power of social media for fundraising | Charity Digital News

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Breakthrough Breast Cancer has launched its first social media fundraising campaign, the ‘Change Challenge,’ to inspire people to act, engage and raise funds.
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Breakthrough Breast Cancer has launched its first social media fundraising campaign, the 'Change

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Students raise funds for Centre of Hope

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For just $2, students at Timberlea School not only got to wear a hat in school, but helped raise funds for the Centre of Hope’s Subzero Challenge $30,000 Below Zero.
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Fundraiser to benefit Duchenne muscular dystrophy set for March 22

Fundraiser to benefit Duchenne muscular dystrophy set for March 22 | Fund Raising For A Cause | News | Latest News | Scoop.it
Believe in Miracles will raise funds in fight against the genetic childhood disease
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Bring support. Give hope to the little angels.

 

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kingston host an evening of comedy to raise funds for programming

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Laughter is a great way to bring people together, so why not host a comedy show for a cause? That is exactly the thought behind the Big Brothers Big Sisters upcoming fundraiser at Absolute Comedy in Kingston.
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Two Danbury Cancer Prorgams Benefit from Ridgefield Fundraiser

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#ANNSPLACE + #DANBURYHOSPITAL benefit from large fundraiser in #Ridgefield last night. Details:
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Gusto welcomes in New Year by raising funds for British Red Cross

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A KING Street-based restaurant has had a busy start to the New Year raising money for the British Red Cross.
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Sarah McLachlan will participate in Surfer’s Healing’s 2014 fundraiser

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Awesome!

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$2 million available to cover health care premiums for low-income Dane County ... - 77Square.com

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$2 million available to cover health care premiums for low-income Dane County ...
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I hope many people benefit from this!

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New fundraising group formed in Scunthorpe to support Marie Curie nurses

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A NEW volunteer fundraising group has been set up to support Marie Curie Cancer Care. The organisation's Scunthorpe fundraising group will raise money to enable Marie Curie nurses to keep providing...
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A NEW volunteer fundraising group has been set up to support Marie Curie Cancer Care. Show your support.

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Survival Basics: What The Heck Are Oxygen Absorbers?

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When I first started getting serious about food storage, I found myself facing an entirely new vocabulary of food storage terms.  It should come as no surprise that one of those terms was “Oxygen Absorber”.

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For survivalists... wait it is for everyone who wishes to learn about it.

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MAGNET THERAPY HISTORY

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Magnet therapy history dates back to the Chinese who are believed to be the first to practice magnet therapy since 3,000 BC. (The Biomagnetic Pair was recently discovered in 1988, opening a new health alternative.
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Funny and an injustice how the Chinese have been using this medical technology for thousands of years and  a certain Dr. Linus Pauling receives in 1954 the Nobel Prize for his discovery of the magnetic properties of blood. Injustice, I say! The Chinese people should receive the award.

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Help with mental health illnesses

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Help with mental health illnesses is increasingly available in the United States.
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Both sad and good news. Does this mean there are more mentally challenged individuals now in the USA or finally the problem is being addressed?

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Safety in Paradise #airnzsafetyvideo - YouTube

Air New Zealand has partnered with Sports Illustrated® Swimsuit to celebrate 50 knockout years with their latest in-flight safety video. Pay attention to the...
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Enjoy this video guys! lol

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ANCA Kicks off Telethon 2014 | Asbarez Armenian News

ANCA Kicks off Telethon 2014 | Asbarez Armenian News | Fund Raising For A Cause | News | Latest News | Scoop.it
Armenian newspaper featuring news & views from Armenia, the Diaspora and Around the World
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Finlay would have approved of fundraising

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The mother of a boy killed by a bus outside his school has spoken of how raising money and donating to good causes is keeping his spirit alive. Niki Connor said her son Finlay hated to see other...
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Rebels With a Cause: Grass-Roots Conservatives Outraise Establishment in Battle for GOP

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Grass-roots groups seeking a conservative Republican Party are raking in more money than establishment GOP organizations in what is shaping up as a big-bucks struggle for control of the party's future amid the looming mid-term elections.
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Crossroads spent more than $300 million trying to oust President Barack Obama and win the Senate, but failed in both efforts, and donors are turning elsewhere in hopes of returning Republicans to Washington.


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Students raise money for Miles of Smiles cause

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National citizen students recently raised more than £300 for Miles of Smile...

 

 

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Newport landlady's Christmas fundraising nets £3k for worthy causes

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A NEWPORT landlady has raised more than £3,000 for two charities after opening her home up as a Christmas grotto.
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Manis and Blowouts Benefit a Good Cause at Laurentius

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This LV bag will be up for auction at Laurentius. Image credit: Laurentius Salon Your next root touch-up will benefit a good cause if you book an appointment at Laurentius...
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Be self aware, via transcendental meditation - Jagran Post

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Be self aware, via transcendental meditation
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New York: We have known it for ages. Now Americans have woken up to the benefits meditation brings in life.
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Have you tried yoga or meditation before?

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Foxboro Reporter > Sports

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The official web site of the Foxboro Reporter Newspaper
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To date, more than $87 million has been raised through Coaches vs. Cancer, with the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. For more information, visit www.cancer.org.

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The Mercury joins Broxbourne's Teens Unite for packed fundraising year

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AN action-packed year is in store for Broxbourne-based charity Teens Unite.
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AN action-packed year brought by the Broxbourne-based charity Teens Unite.

 
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Rion Holcombe gets a special letter in the mail - YouTube

via YouTube Capture Rion Holcombe, a 20 year old with Down syndrome, gets a special letter in the mail......and his dream come true, the chance to become a c...
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Every mother and father would be so proud of this moment.

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Fitness fails: Workouts you need to stop doing in 2014 - TODAY.com

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Fitness fads come and go. And sometimes, they inexplicably come galloping back again (we’re talking to you, Prancercise). Some exercise...
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An advice worth listening to.

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