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Mobile phones are seven times dirtier than TOILET SEATS, finds new study

Mobile phones are seven times dirtier than TOILET SEATS, finds new study (and those with leather cases are even filthier!) Study finds phones with plastic cases are seven times dirtier than a toilet seat  Experts believe phones become dirty because they are taken into the bathroom  Research found phones with leather cases are 17 times… Read More »

Insulin pumps cause more injuries than any other device in the US, study reveals

Insulin pumps caused more than 150,000 deaths or injuries in the last 10 years – more than any other device in America, report reveals Insulin pumps were found to be responsible for the highest overall number of malfunctions, injuries and deaths In terms of injuries alone, the devices were second only to metal hip replacements… Read More »

More than half of health data breaches triggered internally, study finds

Dive Brief: Breaches of protected health information can seriously harm an organization’s brand and finances, but little is known about how breaches occur and the steps organizations take to prevent a recurrence, according to a research letter in JAMA Internal Medicine. The researchers analyzed 1,138 breach cases that occurred between Oct. 21, 2009, and Dec. 31,… Read More »