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    3D body parts for anatomy classes - BBC
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    The Recipe That Helped Jessica Simpson Torch 60 Pounds - Yahoo! News
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  • Hooked to the handset ; If you stare at your mobile phone every 10 ... - TMC Net
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    07/21/2014 - 12:12 pm | View Link
  • Coroner’s ruling leaves family numb - Geelong Advertiser
    None of the six experts who gave evidence ... trauma occurred while moving Mr Bartolich’s body. ... weren’t made about mandatory scans for ...
    07/21/2014 - 11:06 am | View Link
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  • Whole Body Scan Could Help with Bone Marrow Cancer Treatment
    The patients had undergone whole-body, diffusion-weighted MRI scans before and after they received treatment for myeloma, which is a type of blood cancer. Typically, myeloma is monitored via bone marrow biopsies although there is evidence that these ...
    01/28/2014 - 5:46 am | 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 - 6:26 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 - 9:09 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 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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  • Body CT (CAT Scan)
    Current and accurate information for patients about CAT Scan (CT)of the body. Learn what you might experience, how to prepare for the exam, benefits, risks and much more.
    07/22/2014 - 4:00 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.
    07/22/2014 - 3:46 am | View Website
  • Ask an Expert: CT Scan dye allergy
    Question: After a recent CT scan, I experienced severe stomach cramping (on the way home from the hospital) and then about a week later, I broke out in hives all over ...
    07/22/2014 - 3:24 am | View Website
  • About Body Scan Meditation | Gaiam Life
    Body Scan Meditation is a form of Vipassana meditation that helps expand mind/body awareness, release tension and quiet the mind.
    07/21/2014 - 9:55 pm | View Website
  • CAT Scan (Computed Tomography or CT Scan): Procedure ...
    A computed tomography (CT) scan uses X-rays to make detailed pictures of structures inside the body.
    07/21/2014 - 9:33 pm | View Website
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