Go to Top

Archives

Tag Archives: MRI

The Toxic Truth About MRI

link icon

Marcie Jacob was a fighter. Her story starts in 2001, with her first MRI. She had a strong family history of breast cancer, and decided that regular MRI screening was her best option for prevention. Before each MRI, she was injected with a Gadolinium-based contrast agent, to make images as clear and detailed as possible. After only a few scans, she started experiencing unusual cognitive symptoms. Soon she found herself Read More

Sometimes It Really Is All In Your Head

link icon

The single blow that can change your life. Every time I turn on the news these days, it seems like there is another athlete coming forward with major mental health issues linked to a history of concussions—so many so that as of this week there are now more than 1,000 former NFL players suing the league for inadequate post-concussion care. Many of these concussions have caused former pro athletes to Read More