Bone Density Testing Can Diagnose Osteoporosis Before Injury
Recent studies in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association “found that 28 percent of men and 26 percent of women between ages 35 and 50 had osteopenia, a precursor to osteoporosis.” (1) Osteoporosis is the reduction of bone density and leads to an increased risk in fractures. The National Osteoporosis Foundation says that,”one in […]
March 3, 2020Breast, Breast Cancer Awareness
Your Guide to Self-Exams
Forty percent of diagnosed breast cancers are detected by self exams. This means, following the recommendation of once a month self-examinations, along with mammograms, which detect lumps before you can feel them, self-exams are the best way to get to know your own body. The National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. provides a step-by-step guide to […]
February 25, 2020Healthcare
Mask or No Mask?
We at Invision Sally Jobe are at the forefront of our industry but we also want to know what’s going on in the world around us. With fears around transmitting viruses such as coronavirus and others, shortages of facemasks have become an issue in certain parts of the country, with nearly 96 percent of U.S. […]