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Helping a Claustrophobic Loved One Get Through an MRI

Fear can sometimes derail a much-needed MRI. If your loved one is frightened of a needed exam, what’s the best thing to do? We have answers from the experts.

What to Expect from a Prostate MRI Exam

If your Urologist tells you to get a prostate MRI, do you know what to expect? 

How to Convince a Smoker You Love to Get a CT Lung Cancer Screening

There’s a stigma attached to smoking. And because of that stigma, experts say people who should get screened for lung cancer are missing their chance. Here are 4 ways to convince a smoker you love to get a low-dose CT lung cancer screening. 

What to Expect if Your Child Gets a Concussion

A star student and speed skater had to rebuild her life after two concussions. What parents need to know if it happens to your child. 

What’s the Difference Between an MRI and a CT?

You may need an MRI or CT scan but not know what to expect. We answer these questions for patients everyday and you can find out too in this video.

How to Find the Best Health Care Away from Home

From Spring Breakers to Snowbirds, Americans are on the move. We have tips for finding the best health care when you’re away from home.  

When Can my Child Return to Sports after a Concussion?

How soon is too soon to get back in the game after a child gets a concussion?


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