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In 2006, The American Journal of Preventive Medicine issued a stunning report about nutrition label guidelines: “In one of the most rigorous studies ever conducted to determine how well people comprehend the information provided on food nutrition labels, researchers...read more
In 2017, the Small Business Administration published some disturbing statistics that are sure to make any business owner cringe. Nearly one-fifth of business startups fail in their first year, and one-half of employer establishments fail within five years. Just...read more
If you haven’t noticed, artificial intelligence (AI) has been all over the news recently. In fact, just this morning the headlines couldn’t stop talking about it: Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that 'didn't like women' Will AI replace fertility doctors? Why...read more
Sophic Synergistics, LLC will offer TMCx incubator companies and Bio Design fellows onsite human factors consulting services to help develop innovative products and services that lead the market. Sophic Synergistics, LLC – a Houston-based human factors consulting firm...read more
Yesterday, I found a badly wounded dog on the street outside my home. It was 6:30 am, and I was just about to take my own dogs for a walk. My sleepy brain felt like it was given a shock as I stood in the quiet cul de sac. My first thought: She’s a big girl, and she’s...read more
We’re on the verge of a health care revolution. Every few decades it happens. Innovative thinkers create disruptive changes that advance public health beyond anything we could have dreamed possible. From the discovery of the x-ray in 1895 and penicillin in 1928 to...read more