Tag: scans and screenings

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Nervous About Getting Blood Work Done? Here’s What You Can Expect + My 5 Best Tips For A Quick And Easy Blood Test

Having blood work done soon? I once had a fear of needles, but now I…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Cervical Cancer Treatment: What You Need To Know

Early stages of cervical cancer respond well to treatment, which may be radiation, chemotherapy, surgery,…

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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…