October 2012

  • Illustration of 3 X-ray images and a patient entering a CT scanner.

    Looking Inside

    Get the Facts About Radiation

    Radiation can be dangerous, but it can also save lives. When you’re faced with a medical test that uses radiation, don’t let fear get in your way. Learn about the risks and benefits, and know what questions to ask.
  • Illustration of wandering footprints.

    Can’t Curb the Urge to Move?

    Living With Restless Legs Syndrome

    Staying active is usually a good thing. But the motivation to move goes to unwelcome extremes for people with restless legs syndrome. It can cause throbbing, pulling or creeping sensations in the legs along with a powerful need to move around for relief.

Contributors to this issue: 

  • Vicki Contie
  • Harrison Wein