Tests and Imaging

How Dangerous Are CT Scans?

Ed. – CT scan overdose and overuse gives cancer to 50,000 Americans a year. – Korley, Pham, Kirsch, 2009. By Catherine Guthrie, TIME. Computed tomography (CT or CAT) scans help doctors detect everything from cancer… Read More

MRI Dangers

By Dr. Mercola. Condensed by APRA. Gadolinium: The MRI Agent Linked to Brain Abnormalities. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is one of the better choices if you need a diagnostic imaging procedure performed. Unlike CT scans… Read More

Medical Imaging Dangers

Radiation risk from medical imaging From Harvard Women’s Health Watch. Updated: April 2, 2018    There’s been a lot in the media about radiation exposure from medical imaging, and many of my patients are asking about… Read More