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Oklahoma Lung Cancer Facts

More than five decades ago, the United States released the first report of the Surgeon General’s Advisory Committee on Smoking and Health which concluded cigarette smoking contributed to lung and laryngeal cancer and was a leading cause of chronic bronchitis. Although this information is common knowledge now, more than 45 million American adults still smoke. […]
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Common Myths About CT Scans

Doctors use computer tomography scans, or CT scans, to accurately diagnose a variety of health issues, including tumors, internal injuries, and heart disease. These scans allow doctors to look at highly detailed cross-sectional images taken from a combination of X-rays. While the benefits of using these scans include ensuring that patients receive the treatment they need, […]
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10 Simple Tips for Staying Healthy After 40

While reaching age 40 is a gargantuan milestone and a huge success, it’s only the beginning of the rest of your life. If you are looking to stay healthy after 40 and live the latter part of your life in good health, it may be time to make some changes. Use the following health tips […]
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Lung Cancer Screening in Oklahoma

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently issued a draft decision requiring Medicare coverage of low-dose computed tomography (CT) lung scans for those at-risk for lung cancer. As Oklahoma’s only source for low-dose, Electron Beam CT scans, we applaud their decision. “We feel this validates everything we do here,” said Advanced Body Scan co-founder Larry Trucano. […]
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Full Body Scans: How long do they take?

Where does the time go? Well when you start to break down a typical Oklahoman’s day, you’d be shocked at where a lot of our time is wasted. Here’s a look at five things most people do every day that will take more time than a scan from Advanced Body Scan. Snoozing your alarm clock […]
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National Fight Procrastination Day: Action, not Reaction

September 6 is National Fight Procrastination Day. As a business dedicated to the process of prevention, procrastination is an enemy we encounter daily. The phrase “ignorance is bliss” is a true one, but only to a certain point. Ignorance might buy you happiness in the short term, but being armed with a thorough knowledge of your […]
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