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Tag: Scans And Screenings

Should You Have A 3D Mammogram? I Did & Here’s What I Learned About 3D Breast Imaging

I recently went for a diagnostic 3D mammogram following a traditional 2D mammogram. Here's what I learned about who should…

7 months ago

What A Sleep Study Is Like: Things I Wish I Knew Before My Sleep Test

Have sleep problems? Me too. I recently spent the night at a Sleep Center to participate in a sleep study…

9 months ago

Ganglion Cysts: What You Need To Know About Ganglion Cyst Treatment

Do you have a ganglion cyst? I do! I've had it for years -- it comes and goes. Here's what…

1 year ago

What Is It Like To Donate Blood? A Step-By-Step Guide To Donating Blood For The First Time

I bet you've wondered what it's like to donate blood if you haven't done it yet. Here's my story, including…

1 year ago

Getting An MRI?… 13 Things You Should Know Before You Have Your First MRI Scan

Having an MRI scan? I just had my first one and here are the 13 things I wish I had…

1 year ago

BRCA Testing: Who Should Get A BRCA Gene Test, How Much It Costs, And What The Results Mean

Wonder if you should get the BRCA test or not? Me too! Here's what you need to know about BRCA…

2 years ago

Have A Weird Skin Spot? (Me Too.) Here’s How A Dermatologist Does A Skin Biopsy To Determine If It’s Cancerous Or Not

A simple skin biopsy is usually the best way to determine if a strange looking spot is skin cancer or…

2 years ago

Nervous About Getting A CT Scan? Anxious To Hear The Results? 5 Ways To Cope With Scanxiety

If you're anxious about getting a CT scan, these tips from someone who's been there with scanxiety might help. Here's…

3 years ago

Got Fibromyalgia Symptoms? 5 Health Conditions That Could Easily Be Mistaken For Fibromyalgia

Many who are suffering from fatigue & muscle pain are quick to assume they've got fibromyalgia. 5 other illnesses have…

4 years ago

Cervical Cancer Treatment: What You Need To Know

Early stages of cervical cancer respond well to treatment, which may be radiation, chemotherapy, surgery, or a combination of methods.…

5 years ago

CT Scan Radiation: Some Eye-Opening Facts About CT Scans

Here are some important points about CT scans that everyone needs to know. CT scan radiation is a serious issue.…

7 years ago