20May/18

‘Man with the Golden Arm’ makes final blood donation after saving millions of babies – WCNC.com


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‘Man with the Golden Arm’ makes final blood donation after saving millions of babies
WCNC.com
James Harrison has two biological grandkids — and an estimated 2.4 million unofficial godchildren. Last Friday, the Australian man gave his 1,173rd and final blood donation — a practice the 81-year-old has kept up for the past six decades — having

20May/18

Donations needed as Taipei blood center reserves below safe level – Focus Taiwan News Channel


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Donations needed as Taipei blood center reserves below safe level
Focus Taiwan News Channel
Taipei, May 20 (CNA) The Taipei Blood Center (TBC) on Sunday called on the public to donate blood after its blood supply on Saturday fell below the officially designated safe level of seven days. Chen Ya-wen (陳雅雯), a TBC official, said the TBC

20May/18

Lufkin mother remains on life support for organ donation after brutal shooting – CBS19.tv KYTX


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Lufkin mother remains on life support for organ donation after brutal shooting
CBS19.tv KYTX
“Her family made the selfless decision and they have been coordinating with a transplant team so others may live,” wrote Lufkin Police Public Relations Specialist Jessica Pebsworth. “Please pray for her family, friends and young daughter in this

19May/18

Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy – Yahoo News UK


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Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy
Yahoo News UK
People require heart transplants for a number of reasons, with severe heart failure being the most common ailment, the American Heart Association report. The heart is removed from a deceased donor and then given to a recipient. About 88 percent of

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19May/18

Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy – Yahoo News UK


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Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy
Yahoo News UK
The algorithm also takes 14 points of data from the donor and six points related to the compatibility of the donor and the recipient. The algorithm can learn from additional information over time and in a way mirrors the human thinking process. The

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19May/18

Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy – Yahoo News UK


Yahoo News UK
Algorithm Can Predict If You’ll Live after a Heart Transplant with Scary Accuracy
Yahoo News UK
The algorithm also takes 14 points of data from the donor and six points related to the compatibility of the donor and the recipient. The algorithm can learn from additional information over time and in a way mirrors the human thinking process. The

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