New System to Measure and Report Cumulative Medical Radiation Exposure

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In recent years, new medical knowledge has raised concerns about the safety of radiation used in some medical diagnostic imaging tests. We now have a program to accurately measure how much cumulative radiation patients receive over their lifetime while getting medical treatment.​​

Midwives, Myths, and the Real Story

By Vicki O Neal
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Mention the word “midwife” and some people still think of boiling water and birthing at home. It’s one of many common misconceptions about the modern practice of midwifery. Here are five common myths and the real story about the care nurse midwives provide for their patients.​​​​​