Archive for May, 2012

Early Alzheimer’s Detection

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
Early Alzheimer’s Detection

PET and Alzheimer’s Disease

MD Imaging Uses Positron Emission Tomography To Help Detect Alzheimer’s Disease Earlier

Positron Emission Tomography uses small amounts of radioactive tracer to image the body’s organs, and can detect the signals given off by the tracer as the sugar goes to the normal areas of the brain and does not go to the areas that are typically affected in Alzheimer’s disease.

PET shows biological changes in the brain from Alzheimer’s disease before other diagnostic tests and several years earlier than the onset of symptoms. This aids a Neurologist in locating the problem for effective treatment.

How Your Fingernails Relate To Your Health

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
Fingernails And Health

Fingernails And Health

How Much Do You Think About Your Fingernails?

Most of us think about our fingernails on an aesthetic level: “Are my nails painted nicely?”, “Do I need to trim my nails?”, “How do I stop biting my nails?”, but do you think about what your nails say on a deeper level? Our fingernails can give us information about our health, about diseases, and about our personalities.

New Orthopedics Facility In Northern California

Monday, May 28th, 2012
New Orthopedics Building In California

Introducing the New Shasta Orthopaedics

New Orthopedics Building Coming In June 2012

In June of 2012, Shasta Orthopaedics will be opening a brand new orthopaedic center in Redding, California. The 56,000-square-foot facility will offer patients treatment in everything from diagnostic services to physical therapy services at one location, and is the only facility of its kind in the greater Redding area.

Ultrasound Program In Northern California

Monday, May 28th, 2012
Ultrasound In Northern California

MD Imaging Baby And Me Program

MD Imaging in Redding Offers Ultrasound Program For Expectant Mothers

MD Imaging wants to provide expectant mothers with the best possible ultrasound experience. Not only do MD Imaging’s board certified radiologists use advanced ultrasound equipment, they provide you with a special experience for you and baby.