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What is an MRI or Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan?

MRI scan

An MRI (or magnetic resonance imaging) scan is a painless radiology technique that has the distinct advantage of avoiding any form of x-ray radiation exposure. Check Also: 5 Things To Do Every Morning To Be Healthy By using a strong magnetic field and pulses of radio waves to make images of structures inside the body, an MRI scan prevents a person from any exposure ...

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4 Reasons Why You Should NEVER Eat Tilapia

Tilapia fish

Seafood can be a great source of protein and vitamins. But there’s one fish health experts are warning consumers to stay far away from – tilapia. It’s the most popular farmed fish across the United States, thanks in large part to its affordability. But not only is it just about void of all nutrients you’d expect from seafood – it’s also really bad ...

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How Pain killers Increase the Risk of Heart Attack Failure

Everything comes with a price let it be small or a big pay, for instance, the painkillers that you take to ease that pain that you have may lead to the greatest fear of your life. Check also: Top Scientist In Kenya Trains Sights on Getting HIV Vaccine, Cure Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen and naproxen and diclofenac, ...

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Medical Students Drag Health Minister To Court Over Internship

Medical students

Over 1000 medical students have dragged the Minister of Health, Dr Ruth Aceng and the Attorney General to High Court in Kampala challenging the new internship policy. Check Also: Uganda To Set Up Mental Health Facility For Soldiers They claim the new internship policy restricts their access to supervised practical training at various centres. Led by Emma Amadriyo, the group is ...

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Top Scientist In Kenya Trains Sights on Getting HIV Vaccine, Cure

HIV Vaccination in kenya

One Kenyan may soon place the country as the first nation whose citizen found a vaccine and a cure for HIV. Check Also: The Man Who Created H I V-AIDS VIRUS Finally Discovers Vaccine Prof Thumbi Ndung’u – head of Kwazulu Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV pathogenesis — has been studying the virus for 27 years, as well as ...

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