Facebook posts help detect diseases

The study showed that people who use the words “God”, “family” and “pray” in their posts, with large likely to have diabetes. Scientists have suggested that this may be due to social changes in the lives of patients.

"Not everyone who uses such words has diabetes, but they all have a greater risk of disease. What people think, feel and do is reflected in social networks today. They record emotional, cognitive, behavioral markers that are valuable in predicting health status, "the study said.

Artificial intelligence already knows how to determine a nervous breakdown and mental abnormalities in a person’s voice and the reason for the child’s crying. Google has created a neural network that can detect heart disease through the retina.



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