Tag: DXA

Bone density test

Bone density test

Bone density testing is an important method of determining the health of ones bones and the likely hood of developing bone conditions such as osteoporosis. What is a bone density test? A bone density test can be performed by a doctor to identify whether or not an individual is at risk of developing a bone [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Multiple Myleoma: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Multiple Myleoma: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Multiple myleoma, also called plasma cell myleoma, is a cancer of the bone marrow plasma cells. Plasma is a liquid used by the body’s immune system to make antibodies that kill invading microorganisms. But for a person with plasma cell myleoma, bone marrow can no longer produce normal blood. Instead, the plasma cells grow out [...]

November 12, 2012 More