We all know the importance of a healthy diet, but do you know specifically how eating right can decrease your chances of developing heart disease? It’s difficult to make substantial changes in your diet if you’ve been allowing yourself to consume unhealthy foods for a while. However, the difference in [...]
Also known as myocardial infarction, heart attacks can occur to just about anyone. However, not all are fatal. Based on various factors, some people come through a myocardial infarction and go on to live a full life. Others may not. So, what exactly causes some people to survive heart attacks [...]
Illustration of mutating COVID virus It's been a difficult few years. With everyone's lives in upheaval, the focus that is usually placed on primary care and preventive services has, in many cases, been put on hold while dealing with the worldwide public health crisis of COVID-19. According to [...]
Here at Preventative Diagnostic Center, we utilize a low-dose CT Scanner. We do not perform currently Ultrasound or MRI exams, however we're often asked about the differences between the procedures. Below is an overview of how these exams differ.
While you hear a lot about heart health, taking care of your lungs is just as important. Lungs provide the rest of your organs with essential oxygen to flourish and fight disease. As time goes by, it's easy to pick up bad habits that can be hard on your lungs.
Understanding heart attack vs. stroke symptoms and early diagnosis of issues is critical in preventing a life-threatening health emergency. Knowing the difference and what to do if you ever experience any of these signs can increase your chances of survival.