Diagnostic Imaging

7 Signs and Symptoms of a Wrist Fracture

A wrist fracture is essentially the same thing as a broken wrist, and let’s face it, if you break your wrist, it’s probably going to result in plenty of pain. Depending on the severity of the break, various treatments may be recommended, but how do you know if it’s a fracture and not just a sprain?  » Read more about: 7 Signs and Symptoms of a Wrist Fracture  »


When to have a Bone Density Test to Detect Osteoporosis

A bone scan is the only way to diagnose osteoporosis before a broken bone happens. A bone density test, or DEXA scan, may be done on your hip or spine to estimate your bone density and determine if treatment is necessary.  » Read more about: When to have a Bone Density Test to Detect Osteoporosis  »


Breast Cancer Prevention Tips

According to breastcancer.org, one in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer over their lifetime.
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Self-Diagnosing Using the Internet

While self-diagnosing has always been a method for some people, the increasing ease of finding medical information on the internet has left a vast majority relying on “Dr. Google” as their go-to source. But is it the right path to take?  » Read more about: Self-Diagnosing Using the Internet  »