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A foiled plot to sneak a bomb through airport checkpoints and onto a plane bound for the United States calls attention to gaps in screening measures that are supposed to detect threats airport metal detectors miss.

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  • The Latest On Zika: Microcephaly Experts Are Shocked By Cases In ... - Huffington Post
    What are the chances you'll get Zika virus? - CNN
    02/8/2016 - 3:54 pm | View Link
  • What It's Like To Be A Dermatologist With Skin Cancer - Huffington Post
    ... it can be, but you also have really quick access to things.) Routine body scans were part of the ... and body adequately when you're outdoors, ...
    02/8/2016 - 11:59 am | View Link
  • Boozing gave woman ‘buffalo hump’ -
    Boozing gave woman ‘buffalo hump’ - Daily Telegraph Australia
    02/8/2016 - 7:38 am | View Link
  • New Diagnostic Test for Parkinson's? - WebMD
    ... in the brain but throughout the body, including ... Slides were examined by experts blinded to ... with PD also had abnormal DaT scans, ...
    02/8/2016 - 5:52 am | View Link
  • Blood Work: ONR-Sponsored Technology Simulates How Legs Bleed - Navy News Stand
    ... wounds to different parts of the body, this is ... of anatomy with real-life CAT scans and MRIs to ... We worked with experts in fluid ...
    02/3/2016 - 3:55 pm | View Link
  • What’s Wrong With Craig Venter? - The New Republic Online
    ... of the instructions to make a body, he says ... CT) scans, which use X-rays. Modern MRI scans ... HLI has assembled a team of ...
    02/2/2016 - 10:34 am | View Link
  • Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians -
    Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians -
    02/1/2016 - 7:41 am | View Link
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  • Sugar Could Relieve the Process of Getting Body Scans
    For cancer patients, getting body scans becomes a regular and required test. This amount of scans often exposes the body to high levels of radioactive material, which is undesirable. Due to this fact, researchers have tried to find alternative options that ...
    07/12/2013 - 6:34 am | View Link
  • CT scans not safe for humans, experts warn
    The experts noted that few, if any, studies have directly examined the cumulative, lifelong effects of small, occasional doses of radiation delivered to specific areas of the body. Instead, safety standards for CT scans are based on studies of people ...
    04/27/2013 - 10:09 am | View Link
  • Experts weigh risks of CT scans
    CT, or computerized tomography, scans use a series of X-rays taken from many angles to provide cross-sectional images of the inside of the body, according to the National Institutes of Health. They can be used to diagnose illnesses and internal injuries as ...
    03/21/2013 - 6:25 am | View Link
  • Airport Body Scanners Mostly Safe for Travelers, Experts Say
    Travelers in U.S. airports who are screened by body scanners are unlikely to encounter enough radiation to promote cancer or damage their cells, experts told MyHealthNewsDaily today. Body scanners that use X-rays will not be allowed in airports in Europe ...
    11/17/2011 - 4:14 am | View Link
  • Experts Assess Health Risks of Airport Full-Body Scanners
    Physical pat-downs are performed on people who refuse the full-body scan. With amped-up media scrutiny on the full-body scans, and with many patients preparing for holiday travel, an increasing number of physicians have been calling Kelly Classic ...
    11/23/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Experts available to discuss safe holiday driving and the new airport full-body scan
    University at Buffalo faculty experts are available to comment on the following topics: Safe driving tips for the holiday and the uphill battle of a possible legal challenge to the body scans. The thoughts of the UB faculty members are summarized below.
    11/22/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Experts say airport body scans pose little risk
    The new full-body scanners being installed in airports use X-rays to peek under clothing. But experts say the health risks associated with these extremely low doses of radiation are minuscule. Each backscatter X-ray scan (travelers get two, front and back ...
    03/7/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • Dexa Scan Brisbane
    Includes body composition, lumbar spine and hip bone density scans. The Bone Clinic – get on the spot dexa scan results. The Bone Clinic is the ONLY place:
    02/13/2016 - 11:27 pm | View Website
  • The Truth About Whole-Body Scans
    Whole-body scans are a hot trend, but are they more harmful than helpful? WebMD investigates.
    02/13/2016 - 8:42 pm | View Website
  • 10-Minute Seated Body Scan | Taking Charge of Your Health ...
    Learn to bring more awareness and relaxation to your body with this short video.
    02/11/2016 - 2:58 am | View Website
  • Tiny Alien Body Confirmed With CT Scans And X-Rays Says Dr ...
    Tiny Alien Body Confirmed With CT Scans And X-Rays Says Dr. Steven Greer, Presidential Briefing Documents
    02/11/2016 - 2:15 am | View Website
  • TSA can now require full-body scans, trumping pat-down ...
    TSA can now require full-body scans, trumping pat-down option. The Transportation Security Administration may require some airline travelers to pass ...
    12/23/2015 - 10:53 am | View Website
  • Scans suggest '90pc' chance of hidden chamber in King ...
    Scans suggest '90pc' chance of hidden chamber in King Tutankhamun's tomb, experts say. Updated November 29, 2015 21:04:30
    11/29/2015 - 4:00 pm | View Website
  • Medical body scans attracting Canadians to the U.S ...
    MONTREAL -- A U.S. company that's been scanning the internal organs of Canadians for years says it attracts cross-border clients with the pitch it can ...
    09/29/2014 - 1:12 am | View Website
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