Archive for May, 2016

    Early Detection How Radiology Saves Lives

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    Over a century ago in 1900, the life expectancy for the average man or woman was just 47 years old; a hundred years later in 2000 the life expectancy has increased to around 77 years. This is thanks in large part to advancements in medical technology that allows doctors to diagnose patients faster and more accurately. One critical element of modern medical technology is radiology which uses imaging technologies such as x-rays, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to see within the body to detect abnormalities or diseases.

    What is Magnetic Resonance Imaging?

    MRI radiology utilizes a magnetic field and radio waves in order to see within the hu

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    Concierge Medicine Your Options, And The Benefits

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    It’s undeniable that aging is a necessary part of life. But aging doesn’t have to mean the same thing for everyone. Growing older doesn’t mean having your body break down, and it certainly doesn’t mean that you have to slow down or feel bad about yourself in any way. There are many anti aging strategies that can suit a variety of different lifestyles. In fact, the best anti aging strategy of all may be to combine all of them! Lifestyle medicine is a growing field of study that can help you feel and look younger through minimal treatments and, largely, just a change in your lifestyle! Let’s look into some of the things you can do to keep yourself looking and feeling younger — for a longer period of time.

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    How to Find a Personal Training Program for Your Child

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    It is no secret that the United States has an epidemic of people who are overweight or obese. A mere one-third of American kids gets any exercise every day. All of this means that more and more kids aged six to 19 are being classified as obese or overweight. More and more parents are looking for ways to tear their kids away from their screens and devices to get some exercise. Kids now spend an average of seven and a half hours planted looking at one. Some parents are sending their kids to personal training experts. Most people have heard of personal training adult programs but these are relatively new.

    Tips on Finding the Right Personal Training Program for Your Kids:

    Do not expect your child to get super active immediately. If your child has not been physically active in a long time, it is unre

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