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Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Debunking some myths about MRI and CT scan

This short YouTube video disproves the myths frequently associated with scanning procedures like the CT scan and the MRI.
Neuroradiologist Dr. Brian King debunks some of them.
1. The radiation in MRI is harmful.
2. Getting a full-body MRI scan will ensure you are healthy.
3. People with tattoos cannot be scanned.
4. Today's scanning machines are only good for detecting problems.

A cardiac load meal

It's the greasiest sandwich ever. Take the plunge on this super heavy jumbo sandwich filled with all the goodness of cholesterol, salt, sugar, fats and everything that's truly satisfying. Make sure to check your weight afterwards. 

Watch the YouTube video below.

Manila pipeline leaks identified

After four months of leakage, at least five small holes were identified in the 40-year-old Batangas-Manila pipeline on Monday.