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  • Ultrasound
    FDA warns against fetal ultrasound images as ‘keepsakes’
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a statement advising parents to leave the use of ultrasound and Doppler heartbeat monitors to healthcare professionals and avoid extra exposures just for the sake of having “keepsake”...
  • Ultrasound of unborn child
    Deceased woman's image captured on ultrasound
    When you try to see your unborn infant’s tiny little face on an ultrasound it can be quite difficult. But what would you do if you saw the image of your deceased mother-in-law on it too?You would most certainly be shocked to say the least...
  • Improving ultrasound images in heart patients
    Improving ultrasound images in heart patients
    Lumason (sulfur hexafluoride lipid), a contrast agent made up of gas-filled microbubbles (or microspheres) that reflect the sound waves in electrocardiograms has been approved for use in certain patients so that doctors can see clearer imaging of...
  • Pet Scan of Human Brain
    French scientists breach blood brain barrier, allowing chemotherapy of tumors
    One of the most vexing problems surrounding dealing with brain ailments is dealing with the blood brain barrier. The good thing about the blood brain barrier is that it protects the brain against harmful diseases and toxins that may be in the...
  • Star Trek Tractor Beam
    Star Trek tractor beam: Trek-like tractor beam uses sound waves to move objects
    A Star Trek tractor beam may be closer to reality than we think, claim researchers at the University of Dundee in Scotland. The Enterprise’s tractor beam would often be used to “tow” spacecrafts that were dead in the water, as it...
  • 2014 "Laps For Life" promo poster
    'Laps for Life' ultrasound fundraiser
    The Central Florida Council of the Knights of Columbus in the Orlando Diocese is hosting "Laps for Life" - a walkathon at the Bishop Moore High School track in Orlando on Edgewater Dr. - from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. this Saturday, April 26, 2014...
  • Luminata Laser Clinic Front Entrance, Redondo Beach, CA
    Test drive Ultherapy at Luminata Laser Clinic This Tuesday, March 4th
    There's a free event happening this Tuesday, March 4th, from 5pm to 8pm in Redondo Beach that JUST might save your neck! Your SAGGING neck, that is.It's time for some UpLIFTING Ultrasound at Luminata Laser & Aesthetics in Redondo Beach...
  • virginiasenate
    Virginia Democrats Seek to Reverse Ultrasound Measure
    Just weeks after an unprecedented mid-term reorganization gave Democrats control of the Virginia Senate Chamber, legislative bumbling and maneuvering led to the passage of a bill that would repeal the mandatory ultrasound law that was passed in...
  • Does ultrasound viewing change abortion decision?
    Does ultrasound viewing change abortion decision?
    An ultrasound exam is a routine part of abortion care; however, it is not always medically necessary. The topic is subject to significant debate. Pro-life advocates claim that a women who has some doubts about the procedure may change her mind...
  • Pregnancy
    Women in labor can have protein shakes instead of ice chips
    Women in labor may be able to safely consume a protein shake instead of just ice chips, according to a study presented Oct. 12 at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) in San Francisco.Researchers found that women...
  • Bedside ultrasound training improves patient safety at UCLA
    Bedside ultrasound training improves patient safety at UCLA
    Both the technology and uses for ultrasound has expanded greatly in recent decades. The noninvasive technology allows visualization of internal structures without exposing a patient to radiation. On September 12, UCLA Health System announced that...
  • Medical Ultrasound Scanner.
    Transcranial ultrasound found to improve mood
    Dr. Stuart Hameroff, professor emeritus of the University of Arizonadepartments of anesthesiology and psychology and director of the Center for Consciousness Studies, published new research that indicates ultrasound can be used to alter people...
  • Mammogram danger
    The health test that can make you sick
    Increasingly, mammograms are making women sick, in more ways than one, according to a NaturalNews article published May 28. According to the article, "One of the latest studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), for...
  • Real Housewives of Orange County
    RHOC: Tamra tears up about her shady past and Gretchen's ultrasound dilemma
    On Monday's episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County, we learned the real reason that Tamra Barney is so hostile,defensive and mean spirited.Tamra was invited to be thekeynote speaker at an LA Women's Empowerment Expo where her...
  • What is ultrasound?
    What is ultrasound?
    When patients come to physical therapy, they seek assistance and guidance in overcoming their physical ailments so they can live life at it highest quality. Physical therapists use a variety of treatment options to aid patients. When coming to...