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Healthcare ransomware environment worsens, Beazley warns

In the first quarter of 2019, the number of ransomware attack notifications received by Beazley Breach Services doubled, compared with the same quarter last year. Not only has the frequency of attacks skyrocketed, but attackers are shifting focus by targeting larger organizations and demanding higher ransom payments. In 2015 and 2016, ransomware was a significant… Read More »

Former Trump FDA chief Scott Gottlieb warns ‘Medicare for All’ would hold back medical progress

President Trump’s former Food and Drug Administration chief waded into the “Medicare for All” debate on Friday, warning that access to life-saving treatments could suffer if the government were to become the only payer of healthcare services. “I think it would squelch innovation, and I think it would hold back medical progress,” Scott Gottlieb said… Read More »

Women Are Inserting Sea Sponges Into Their Vaginas As ‘Reusable’, ‘Nurturing’ Alternatives to Tampons; Gynaecologist Warns Against the Practice

Sea Sponges as tampons (Photo Credits: Pixabay and Twitter) The world has been looking for a better alternative to sanitary napkins that women using during periods to cut down on non-biodegradable waste. Tampons, menstrual cups, reusable pads, everything has been put to test and yet more and more products are coming up that could serve… Read More »