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The Dangers of CT Scans: How CT Stands for ‘Cancer Trap’

Posted on October 7th, 2010 by Dr. Mercola  |  2 Comments »

As you lie on a bed and move through a ring-shaped CT scan machine, your body is bombarded by a series of X-ray beams with dangerously high levels of radiation. Studies show that this radiation overload can increase your risk of cancer. A computer tomography (CT) scan is a medical imaging technology that uses computer […]