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  • Siemens Healthcare displays new products and solutions for ... - BusinessWeek
    Siemens Healthcare displays new products and solutions for radiology - Innovations Report
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    ... moved for procedures such as X-rays or CT scans. ... three basic concepts are: tag-off-body alarm ... stakeholders and necessary technical ...
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    Researchers used fMRI scans and cognitive tests ... of one of the world’s leading experts on the ... had taken clearly wasn't doing my body ...
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    ... results, as it relies on experts comparing what ... However, traditional CT scans are limited to a ... to image parts of the human body and ...
    03/2/2015 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • Fingerprint sensor sees through metal - BBC
    Qualcomm puts silicon brain in flagship Snapdragon 820 chip - NetworkWorld
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  • Medical Experts Took a CT Scan of This Buddha Statue and Made an Ancient Discovery
    Experts at Meander Medical Center in the Netherlands took CT scans and samples from the statue in September ... During the examination, the team found paper with Chinese characters in the body’s cavities where organs had been, a news release from the ...
    02/22/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • 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
    (NaturalNews) Although the use of computed tomography (CT) scans has become increasingly common, there is no reliable evidence that such scans are safe, according to a paper ... delivered to specific areas of the body. Instead, safety standards for CT ...
    04/27/2013 - 10:09 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 ...
    11/16/2011 - 7:19 pm | View Link
  • Experts Assess Health Risks of Airport Full-Body Scanners
    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, a health physicist at the Mayo Clinic and asking her what they should tell their ...
    11/23/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • What Is a Bone Scan?
    What Is a Bone Scan?. If you are experiencing unexplained bone pain or inflammation your doctor may order a nuclear test known as a bone scan. The bone ...
    03/4/2015 - 12:49 am | 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.
    03/3/2015 - 3:28 am | View Website
  • The Melrose Aesthetic Centre
    At The Melrose Aesthetic Centre, we believe in the ability to age gracefully, and we can empower you to keep the visible signs of aging within your control.
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    I am a 24-year-old female who is a fitness enthusiast. I have been trying to lose some weight. My weight is 113 pounds ( it was 120 and I lost 7). Recently I got my ...
    03/2/2015 - 11:00 am | View Website
  • Full-body CT scan
    A full-body scan is a scan of the patient's entire body as part of the diagnosis or treatment of illnesses. If computed tomography (CAT) scan technology is used, it ...
    03/2/2015 - 7:25 am | View Website
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