BMI, Exercise, and Diabetes

Introduction This analysis illustrates logistic regression. On GitHub. Diabetes is one of the most common and costly chronic diseases. An estimated 23.1 million people in the United States are diagnosed with diabetes at a cost of more than $245 billion per year. (National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/pdfs/data/statistics/national-diabetes-statistics-report.pdf) In this report I consider the question, are exercise level and body mass index predictive of diabetes?

Hello, Machine Learning

Introduction This is a Hello, World type of project for getting acquainted with machine learning. It examines the iris dataset. References: Your First Machine Learning Project in R Step-By-Step. The caret package. Package home page by Max Kuhn. Approach I began with this outline. Define problem. Prepare data. Evaluate algorithms. Improve results. Present results. Structured write up I revised the presentation per these questions, suggested by Data Science Weekly.