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3 Tips to Keep you Calm for your MRI Exam

Here are the best ways to conquer your MRI fears.

What it’s Like to Get a Kidney Stone Ultrasound

Sharp pain deep in your back or side? Your doctor may send you for a kidney stone ultrasound. Here’s what to expect.

6 Questions to Ask about Breast Implants and Mammograms

Six questions to ask about mammograms if you have breast implants.

How to Get the Lowest Dose from your CT Scan

How to reduce your radiation exposure from CT 

5 Ways Women Can Avoid Sports-related Injuries

Due to smaller muscles and looser tendons, women are more likely than men to suffer from a sports related injury. Here are five tips on how you can protect yourself during your next trip to the gym.

The Best MRI Option for a Big Man

We put our MRI machine to the test with a broad-shouldered former football player. Can a big man comfortably fit in the machine?

The Cancer Family Link: How Worried Should I be About Breast Cancer?

Here are three things every high risk woman should be doing to help with the early detection of breast cancer.


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