CT scan vs. MRI scan

What is the difference between CT scan and MRI scan? CT is the shortened form of Computed Tomography. Images are taken by means of X-Rays, which are high energy rays that you cannot see with the naked eye. Tissues can obstruct the X-rays, but bones resist X-rays even more so. On an X-ray film, bones […]

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Chemo vs. Radiation

The difference between chemo and radiation People suffering from cancer receive one of two types of treatment – chemo or radiation. Depending on the specific type of cancer they have been diagnosed with, it is possible that they will receive both kinds of treatment. Chemo, which is the shortened form of chemotherapy, is the treatment […]

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