Daily Archives: 14/10/2016

Strategies for Helping Your Senior Parent or Grandparent Prepare for an MRI

Seniors are more likely to need specialized health care than virtually any other segment of the population. However, as your parent or grandparent ages, she may become more confused or just nervous about undergoing so many procedures, especially when it comes to daunting tests like MRIs. Still, you can ease your senior loved one into accepting how safe and comfortable the procedure is so he has an easier time of it.

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Choose an Open MRI

Choose the best facility that offers open MRI in Jersey to ease your loved one’s anxieties about the procedure. Open MRIs are a must for those who have trouble holding still for the few minutes it takes the machines to get an accurate scan of the brain, including those with claustrophobia, general anxiety and disabilities. If your loved one knows she won’t feel confined and uncomfortable, she’s more likely to relax and stress less before …