follow up (the whole body scan experience)by
I had my follow up whole body scan this morning.
It really isn't so bad, dragging... me they sometimes see some faint uptake in the carotid arteries like that, and since it was definitely gone on the 3rd...
Carotid plaque can be shrunkby
Dr. William D.
Rose, a 64-year old woman, just had a 70% carotid blockage identified by a screening ultrasound... every year. She would need carotid surgery, an "endarterectomy", if the blockage worsened.
"Can't I reduce...
Blood Work: Did My Body Get "Passing Grades?"by
The carotid IMT, which is a non-invasive measure of inflammation that is more accurate than the c-RP... like I had just taken the SATs and flunked. I'm not sure why my body is so sensitive this summer. I have not had Hi-C...
Your body, my body, a doll’s body…by
with the tensions of being a body-amongst-bodies; represented, seen, and experienced; reflected in the gaze of others and in the depictions of medical science; exquisitely valuable yet ultimately disposed.
‘The Body’ is a participatory...