Lumbar MRI Scans: What Every Patient Should Know

Lumbar MRI Scans: What Every Patient Should Know

If your physician recommends a lumbar magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examination, you’ll need to complete the process as quickly as possible in order to obtain a diagnosis and start treatment for your condition. However, you’ve probably got some questions about what an MRI entails—is it safe? Will it hurt? Is there any way to reduce […]

Do Ultrasounds Cause Autism? Nope, Say Researchers

Do Ultrasounds Cause Autism? Nope, Say Researchers

In recent years, the diagnoses of autism in adolescents has skyrocketed, leading to a spike in research on the underlying causes of autism spectrum disorder. People began to suspect all sorts of things of being associated with the disorder, including ultrasounds. With that in mind, researchers conducted a study asking whether or not ultrasounds could […]