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How Technology Has Improved Clinical Care

A 2013 study by the Pew Research Center found that 91% of all adults have smart phones and a significant proportion of people over the age of 25 own one of these devices. The statistics reflect how much technology has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. Technology in the field of […]

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Benefits of 3D Mammography

Technology for breast cancer screenings have advanced through the years. It used to be that you would go to the gynecologist, have your breasts briefly examined and maybe, just maybe, they would take some x-ray to see if there are any underlying issues. However, with more and more women over the age of 50 getting […]

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3 Diet Tips for Radiation Patients

Whether you’re undergoing radiation from UTMB Radiology, chemotherapy, surgery, or any other cancer treatment, there is one thing to consider: your nutrition. According to The American Cancer Society, nutrition is one of the most important parts of cancer treatment. So, what should you be eating to make sure your body is as healthy as possible […]

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Radiation Therapy Basics

When your oncologist first diagnoses you with cancer, they may suggest surgery to help remove the cancer. However, many times, doctors also recommend other therapy such as radiation, hormonal, targeted, immune, or chemotherapy to help target any other existing cancer cells. Radiation is a common form of treatment that many cancer patients don’t know much […]

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How to Stay Relaxed During An MRI

Whether or not you’re claustrophobic, virtually nobody likes getting an MRI. Not only can MRI’s be exceptionally loud but they can make people feel anxious and trapped. However, MRI’s are one of the most effective image processing machines available. If you have an MRI scheduled but are feeling a bit nervous about having to sit […]

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