Between playing sports, enjoying outdoor activities, or just being a little more clumsy than the average person, broken bones are unavoidable. With 206 bones in the human body, the odds are most people will break at least one during their lifetime. Not all bones break the same and some are more likely to break than others because of factors such as bone size and the area it’s located. When a bone is put under extra stress, sometimes it can break. Below, we’ll discuss 5 of the most frequently broken bones in the human body.
There haven’t always been so many options at our fingertips as there are today. This is amazing because it forces companies, brands, etc., to be in competition with each other in order to provide the best product for customers. If you’re in the mood to watch a movie, you have thousands of movies to select from. It allows you to choose something that fits you and increases your chance to pick a movie that you actually like!
The same can be said when it comes to your healthcare provider. From hospital locations and urgent cares […]
MRI’s are one of the most commonly performed diagnostic imaging procedures in the United States. There are tens of millions of MRIs performed each year, and there are a variety of reasons why your doctor may think you’re a good candidate for an MRI. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a type of imaging that uses magnetic fields and radio waves to generate images of the body. MRI has become a very valuable diagnostic tool detecting everything from cancer, heart and vascular disease, strokes, and disorders of the joints and musculoskeletal system.
When it comes to […]
Unless you have undergone uterine tests, you may have never heard the word sonohysterogram (also called a hysterosonogram) or know what it means. Read on to find out more about this useful medical test and what it discovers.
A sonohysterogram is an imaging test that uses sound waves to examine the lining of the uterus. It is used to diagnose issues with fertility, unexplained bleeding, and some causes of pelvic pain.
If your doctor has directed you to undergo a breast biopsy and you’re a little nervous about the procedure, don’t feel bad! We’re here to prepare you and inform you. Here is everything you need to know in order to prepare for a breast biopsy, as well as what to expect from the procedure.