Cancer Treatment

How to Be Confident In Your Cancer Treatment Decision

Getting diagnosed with any cancer can make you feel a whirlwind of different emotions. Whether you just got diagnosed with breast cancer or leukemia, it can be hard to know what your future looks like and what treatment option is the right one for you. If you are in the treatment decision-making process and just […]

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Spring Cleaning Your Body: Schedule Your Mammogram

With spring in full swing, you may be spending your Saturdays cleaning out your garage and scrubbing your windows. And although it’s important to have a clean house— especially now that winter is over— it’s also a great time of year to essentially spring clean your body. By getting routine testing and checkups done, you […]

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Frequently Asked Questions in Radiology

1. How can we improve patient radiology literacy and why it is important? Radiology literacy is quite low in the general public, generally due to the inaccessibility of radiologists who spend most of their day in front of a computer monitor and almost never in front of a patient. Similar to an air-traffic controller, the […]

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3 Facts About Prostate Cancer

According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer next to skin cancer in the United States. Last year alone, there were 161,360 new cases of prostate cancer just within the US. If detected early on, prostate cancer can easily be treated with a variety of treatment options. If […]

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What To Expect From your Bone Scan

It is estimated that about 20% of Caucasian women over the age of 50 have osteoporosis. As a disease that causes the bones to become weak and brittle, osteoporosis is something that can easily be treated by taking calcium supplements. To help your doctor determine whether or not you have this disease, they will conduct […]

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The History of Ultrasounds

You know that as one of the first tests they perform when you or your significant other find out that you are expecting, an ultrasound can give you the peace of mind to feel calm. Among being able to detect a baby’s heart rate, growth, and overall health, ultrasounds are also used throughout the body. […]

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