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My patient with a medicated adhesive patch is having an MRI. Should the patch be removed before the procedure?

The nonadhesive backing of some medicated or transdermal patches (TPs) contain aluminum or other metals that can become heated during an MRI1.  FDA is aware of skin burns at the patch site in several patients wearing an aluminized TP during an MRI2. 149 more words

170115 - Weekend wasted

Right, haven’t done anything productive at all, just had fun, been eating way too much and I’ve been smoking.
However, just got to work, slapped a nicotine patch on my ass and getting my shit back together. 897 more words


The pros of choosing tobacco cessation centre in India

It is a common yet popular phrase that old habits die hard. Some habits can be really harmful for people and use of tobacco or smoking is one such toxic habit. 499 more words


Tobacco Cessation Centre in India helping people choose life over smoking

Smoking is injurious to health is known to one and all but that does not stop some people from risking their happiness and smoking tobacco. People who are addicted to the habit of smoking definitely need help and a… 554 more words

Tabacco Cessation Centre In India

20 days and counting

I started smoking at 25 (that’s funny because that’s when people sober up from college and think about starting afresh). Anyway, I quit smoking on the 18th of last month  (9-18-2016) after close to 2 decades.   170 more words