As American Heart Month winds down, you might have seen at least one heart health poster warning you of the dangers of heart disease. And with good reason — according to the Centers for Disease Control, 1 in 4 deaths in the United States are due to heart disease.
Unlike a traditional colonoscopy, a virtual colonoscopy doesn’t involve a scope or require sedation, and allows you to return to your daily activities immediately afterwards.
Here's what you need to know when your child who needs a CT, MRI or PET scan.
Are you at risk for a deep vein clot (DVT)? Your risk increases with one or more of these symptoms.
Scheduled for an MRI? Here's what you need and want to know.
You’ve heard about them. You may even have had one or more of them. But do you really know the difference between these imaging tests?
A new imaging exam available at MIR is helping to uncover the cause of long-standing, but undiagnosed, chest pain.
Bothered by unexplained back or spine pain? Arm or leg numb? A myelogram can help uncover the cause.
People with Marfan Syndrome are typically very tall. But there’s more to this condition than stature alone. Marfan patients have an increased risk of developing cardiac problems, and they need lifelong imaging to monitor their heart and blood vessels.
About 40% of patients with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) will continue to experience daily symptoms such as leg pain and swelling. Are you one of them? While treatment with an anti-coagulant (also known as a blood thinner) helps prevent future clots from forming, it does not actively dissolve or treat the original clot.