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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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  • Relentless Terror The Everyday Horrors of the Islamic State - Spiegel Online
    ... originated with IS itself, SPIEGEL consulted with experts from the ... and his greatness, even if every fiber in your own body is screaming ...
    07/1/2015 - 12:20 pm | View Link
  • Accurate blueprinting requires three-dimensional measurement tools - Parts and People
    Laser Lock measuring system is a body scanner ... and many other collision industry experts agree ... used in conjunction with a two-post lift, ...
    07/1/2015 - 7:34 am | View Link
  • “Nine Pounds of Uncooperative Flop” - Slate Magazine
    He scans the left side of the room with ... at parenting, it is a room of experts: engineers ... For months my baby and I shared a body, but ...
    06/30/2015 - 5:58 am | View Link
  • IBM is training supercomputer( Watson) to be a cancer specialist - Ya Libnan
    ... treatment histories, genetic data, scans and ... to understand, upgrade and heal the human body. ... These experts have helped the machine ...
    06/29/2015 - 3:22 pm | View Link
  • IBM's Jeopardy-champ computer is taking on cancer - Manawatu Standard
    ... treatment histories, genetic data, scans and ... to understand, upgrade and heal the human body. ... These experts have helped the machine ...
    06/28/2015 - 1:28 pm | View Link
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  • The Truth About Whole-Body Scans
    Get a body scan now!" Body scans may be a hot trend in preventive ... And the question of how helpful these scans really are is a matter of hot debate among medical experts. Advocates promote scans as a smart part of a routine physical exam.
    07/1/2015 - 9:56 am | View Link
  • Experts call for more early intervention on obesity
    Of the 105 babies in the womb whose fat levels were measured using MRI scans, just under a third had a similar fat distribution around the abdomen to adults in their fifties. Carrie McCurdy, Assistant Professor at the Department of Human Physiology at the ...
    06/27/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Mummified bishop reveals dark secret: Scans show human foetus concealed under feet of 17th century church leader
    Scans of the body of Peder Winstrup, Bishop of Lund, have revealed the churchman was not alone when he was buried, after the remains of a young foetus were found concealed at his feet. Experts have been left baffled as to who the child may have been but ...
    06/23/2015 - 8:41 pm | View Link
  • Consumer Reports: CT scans can be dangerous
    Consumer Reports warns that "whole body" scans expose you to more radiation than regular CT scans and can often lead to unnecessary follow-up tests. Experts say it is also important to get a copy of a CT scan. That way you will not have to undergo repeat ...
    03/5/2015 - 3:55 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
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  • Full body scanner
    A full-body scanner is a device that detects objects on a person's body for security screening purposes, without physically removing clothes or making physical contact.
    07/1/2015 - 8:28 pm | View Website
  • Can body scans at airports detect cancer
    Hi! No, full body scanners at airport cannot detect cancer or inflammation. A yellow patch on full body scanner means that the thing is not a part of the body.
    07/1/2015 - 8:06 pm | View Website
  • Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
    A computed tomography (CT) scan uses X-rays to make detailed pictures of structures inside the body.
    07/1/2015 - 5:00 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.
    07/1/2015 - 4:53 pm | View Website
  • Diminished Value | Improper Repair Expert
    WRECK CHECK CAR SCAN CENTERS is a company committed to consumer protection through post collision repair vehicle inspections, and by providing consumers with a number ...
    07/1/2015 - 4:53 pm | View Website
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