Blue November: Meu Doutor Novamed network alerts to the importance of raising awareness about prostate cancer | SEGS

The month of November marks the movement to combat prostate cancer. Aligned with the objective of promoting awareness on the subject, the Meu Doutor Novamed clinic network, of the Bradesco Seguros Group, warns about the importance of prevention. According to data from the Ministry of Health, this is one of the most common types of … Read more

World Asthma Day seeks to raise public awareness | SEGS

Understand more about the disease, symptoms, treatment and tests that evaluate the complications caused by the disease Caused by inflammation of the small airways of the lungs, the so-called bronchioles, asthma is a disease that affects about 20 million Brazilians, according to the Brazilian Society of Pulmonology and Tisiology (SBPT). World Asthma Day is celebrated … Read more

Researchers Use Artificial Intelligence to Map Brains of Alzheimer’s Patients | SEGS

Computer model predicts changes associated with disease physiology Mayo Clinic researchers have proposed a new model to map Alzheimer’s disease symptoms onto brain anatomy. This model was developed by applying a machine learning process to patient brain imaging data. It uses whole brain function, rather than specific regions or networks, to explain the relationship between … Read more

Unimed Insurance is among the ‘100+ Innovators in the Use of IT’ of 2021 | SEGS

The company won the award in the ‘Insurers’ category, with the development of its SuperApp Seguros Unimed, cooperative insurance company of the Unimed System, is among the “100+ Innovators in the Use of IT 2021”, an award from IT Mídia, the largest business media company in the country, which recognizes the best innovation projects of … Read more

What is shingles? | SEGS

Herpes zoster is a viral disease that usually infects the individual in childhood, causing chickenpox (chickenpox). The virus goes through a stage of hematological dissemination until it reaches the skin and then travels through the peripheral nerves until reaching the nerve ganglia, where it can remain dormant for life. “Several situations, such as in patients … Read more