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Solar Storm #SWPC ⚠

Space Weather Message Code: SUMXM5
Serial Number: 146
Issue Time: 2016 Jul 23 0554 UTC

SUMMARY: X-ray Event exceeded M5
Begin Time: 2016 Jul 23 0527 UTC
Maximum Time: 2016 Jul 23 0531 UTC
End Time: 2016 Jul 23 0533 UTC
X-ray Class: M5.5
Optical Class: 3b
Location: N02W74
NOAA Scale: R2 - Moderate

NOAA Space Weather Scale descriptions can be found at

Potential Impacts: Area of impact centered primarily 
on sub-solar point on the sunlit side of Earth. 14 more words

2016 Project 365, Day 205: Periapical X-ray

Photo #205: July 23

First time to undergo this kind of dental X-ray: periapical. I had to go back to my dentist because the last molar on my right has been quite bothersome and extra painful. 76 more words

Of MRIs and Fractures

Right now, Gracie is under anesthesia having an MRI of her spine. She went to sleep quickly and easily, breathing in the Skittles-scented anesthesia while I told her a story. 494 more words

X-ray limitations

Diagnostic errors involving imaging include not ordering appropriate imaging, incorrectly reading imaging, and incorrectly applying the results of diagnostic imaging due to its intrinsic limitations. We can order the right image and correctly read it, but if we don’t consider the inherent test characteristics we can still make a diagnostic error. 1,153 more words


My little adventure...

Yesterday I had a short ride in an ambulance as my chest infection mounted a coup against my body.

I couldn’t stay awake.

I had a nap on the floor on the way back from the bathroom to my bed. 553 more words

Trials with antibiotics lead to TB diagnosis delay

Tuberculosis patients in India who seek care in the private sector face a delay of as long as two months before they are diagnosed correctly — if at all — according to systematic reviews of Indian studies. 1,062 more words