Which tests are really the real deal?

The fake pregnancy test that's been touted by anti-abortion groups and celebrities has some pretty big flaws.CNN is not responsible for the content of the articles.CNN has partnered with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop the Artificial insemination Test (AIT) test.This test is a "precise" test, which means that it can detect any type of pregnancy from the very first steps of...

How do you spot a bias in a health care test?

A new report from the American Academy of Family Physicians shows that there's a strong link between the type of test and the likelihood of bias.It's the second study to show that the implicit bias test is biased.The first study came from a 2016 study, which found a correlation between implicit bias tests and lower test scores.The latest study also found that bias is found in more than one out of...

Why you should use the E. coli E. Coli Emissions Test, not the E-Coli E.Coli Test

E.coli is one of the most commonly detected infections in the U.S., causing around 4 million deaths per year.Most of those infections occur among the elderly and those with compromised immune systems. The CDC recently released new tests that they say are more accurate than E. coli tests and can be used for more accurate and more cost-effective testing. These new tests are available in a few...

When do you need to use a covid-19 test, amusc?

TechCrunch 4 comments The American Association for Cancer Research (AACC) has launched an online tool to test for coronavirus-19.The test, which takes between 15 minutes and an hour to complete, is part of the latest campaign by the research agency to warn people of the danger of exposure to coronaviruses.The AACC says coronavirotic viruses are becoming more prevalent around the world and there...

A New Study Shows That Body Mass Index Affects the Risk of Breast Cancer, Stroke, Diabetes, and Heart Disease

By now you're probably aware of a study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology that found that BMI is a strong predictor of breast cancer and diabetes in men, and that it's a strong risk factor for heart disease in women.The study also found that overweight and obesity are more common among women in the US than men.The results are still controversial.There are a lot of people who say...