Artificial intelligence could be key to detecting diabetes and heart disease among South Asians


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Artificial intelligence could be key to detecting diabetes and heart disease among South Asians By 0 Ravi Parikh MD MPH, Chairman Manhattan Retina and Eye Faculty, New York University School of Medicine. Photo: Anne Rayner, Vanderbilt According to a study by the NYU Center for the Study of Asian American Health (CSAAH), diabetes, which increases the risk of heart diseases, is rife among South Asians. The report’s findings conclude that in the United States, South Asian immigrants are 7 times more likely to have type 2 diabetes than the general population, and in New York City, Indian immigrants are at...