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  • Do PET Scans Pose A Risk

Do PET Scans Pose A Risk?

Many diagnostic imaging scans may seem foreign to patients and understandably so. The use of tracers and dyes can be intimidating and may even raise questions regarding patient safety. Radiation exposure is a common question concerning PET scans, but we are here to clear up any safety concerns you may have.

  • PET's Role In Preventatative Alzheimers Research

PET’s Role In Preventatative Alzheimer’s Research

Alzheimer’s disease not only affects the person diagnosed with this cognitive disease, but it negatively affects a family as a whole. American ranked Alzheimer’s as the most feared disease even before cancer.  While efforts to find a cure have been unsuccessful, research continues to be done on this cognitive disease. Diagnostic imaging scans are now being used as a tool to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease.