Repeat MRIs:Best Done At The Same Center

I discovered an interesting fact about radiological testing.  There is not a standard image setting for MRI or Cat Scans when being preformed. Nor are machines the same  in quality and maintenance procedures. The settings may be similar but determined at the discretion of the radiology group.  This all came as a surprise to me.…

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Doctor to Patient:Your Symptoms Are In Your Head

When medical professionals, whether primary care or specialists, cannot figure out a diagnosis and all standard diagnostic tests are normal, two things occur.  The patient will be asked if they have a counselor and then, a prescription for either an anti- depressant or anxiety medication is given.  The patient leaves  the room still experiencing the…

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