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FBI: International - On These Waters - Review

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10-05-2022

After the wonderful news that FBI: International has been renewed for 2 more seasons, it will be most exciting knowing it is returning to see what the writers will finish the season with this year.

This episode opens on a charter boat that is on the Danube River in Austria. The passengers are in the lounge and dining area enjoying dinner and a performance by a singer. The captain gets up to tell everyone they will be arriving in Vienna soon when suddenly the lights go out and he goes to try to investigate, when armed men enter the room and begin shooting. Everyone dives for cover and the men are yelling, “Where is he?” The captain approaches to tell them to take what they want and they hit him in the face. A man is shot as he tries to fight back and then the gunmen flee shooting everywhere as they go. After they leave, a mother screams for help as her young daughter has been shot.
We then move to Scott and Sara and he is viewing her artwork. They appear to be out on a date. She invites him to an art exhibition and tells him he should call in sick to work. He decides to come clean and tells her that he works for the FBI, and he says because it is complicated he tells people a made up job, but he wants her to know the truth. She asks again for him to take the day off, but he gets a message about a case and has to leave. He pauses as if he was thinking about kissing her, but then leaves. Forrester arrives at the office and asks Raines if Vo is still stateside and he says yes and that the trial she is testifying in was pushed, when Kellett comes in to fill them in on the case. An American owned river cruise was attacked by armed men as they were sailing into Vienna, and reports said there were two gunmen with a third accomplice who helped them escape on a getaway boat. Forrester asks about casualties and Kellett tells him that one passenger was killed and four were wounded including a young Polish girl, 9 years old, is in critical condition. Her name is Anya Wosniak. Raines asks if there is any indication of motive and Kellett says they are unsure if it is a hit job, a robbery or an act of terrorism at this point. Jamie says Katrin is already on her way to Vienna, and Scott says he and Andre will meet her at the crime scene and asks Jamie to start interviewing witnesses, starting with Anya’s parents.
Scott and Andre arrive at the ship and are greeted by the captain Leon Bauer. They tell him because the ship is American owned, it falls under the FBI jurisdiction and he says he understands, and that because there are so many nationalities on the ship, many countries want to get involved. Leon says they do not know what they were trying to steal but it was clearly not cash, and motions to his eye from where they hit him earlier. Raines asks if there is a vault onboard, but Bauer says no just individual safes in each room but it would take forever to go room by room to find something. Scott asks for a list of all crew and passengers and the captain says he will bring him the manifest. Katrin tells them that it looks like they used sub-machine guns, which are not easy to trace, especially since Austria is one of the most armed countries in the world. Scott also mentions that Vienna has a big black market. Raines comments on the spray pattern of the bullets, and that it looks like it happened when they were retreating as if their plan fell of the rails. The captain asks them to come with him, and they discover the crew’s lockers were ransacked. The staff area has no security cameras due to company cutbacks, and this looks like the closest thing they have found so far to a motive and so Scott asks Katrin how fast they can get Tank there.
Jamie is interviewing Anya’s parents, Simon and Lena. They have just been told another one of Anya’s organs is perforated and she is in need of another transfusion. Jamie lets them know they will do everything to find who did this and Simon asks why she is not out looking for them. Jamie explains that each passenger’s vantage point is unique and the team needs to know what everyone saw because the smallest piece of information could break open the case. She asked if they had an idea what they came for like money or jewelry, but they tell her there was not enough time for them to take anything from them. They tell her they spoke in German, separated the guests from the crew and when one man fought back he was killed. After that, everything turned into chaos. Lena puts down Anya’s stuffed elephant and Jamie sees the one side is covered in blood. She asks about the man who fought back and they tell her they had seen him but he kept to himself. The parents are then called in to speak to the medical team.
Raines reviewed the manifest and is reviewing the results with Forrester. The passengers are tourists from all over with no criminal records or political ties but the only person to raise a possible eyebrow is the deceased man Joseph Corbin, a French man who was an investment banker and travelling alone. He tried to charge the gunmen and was shot, but when he did that, it seemed to derail the gunmen’s plan. Forrester is wondering why he would charge them and Raines said while they have been communicating with other countries about their citizens who were passengers, France has not claimed him, nor has any other country. Scott says to find out why. Katrin says that the inventory of the crew lockers show nothing was stolen. Scott reviews that the guests said that the gunmen were arguing with each other as they retreated, so maybe they did not find what they were looking for, and Katrin points out that they headed for the lounge right after ransacking the crew lockers so they were clearly on the hunt for something, and Scott adds “or someone”. Scott asks about a headcount in the lounge during the attack, and Raines says everyone was there except a few staff who were below deck that he is looking into next, but unfortunately the company did not do background checks on their employees. Scott says these things tend to trickle down from the top and then he makes a phone call to Kellett to let her know that the company CEO is scheduled to land in the next hour. Jamie heads to the airport to meet him. The CEO is very upset and says that COVID destroyed the cruise industy and they spent millions trying to convince people cruises were safe again, and now this happens, but he says this was “an anomaly, correct”? Jamie says that they could have been making a statement and is there anyone with a grudge inside the company and he says is she suggesting an employee vendetta and she points out they have been cutting staff and lowering wages for month. He says that they did make a few cuts last year and Jamie points out “like forgoing proper surveillance on board or failing to conduct background checks on their employees” and he asks her is she realizes how much staff turnover they have and that pre-employment screenings are expensive. He says the captain is responsible for his crew. Jamie says Leon Bauer is the captain and how well do they know him and he says he has worked for them for a decade and has never given them any reason to doubt him. A deeper dive into the captain shows he has been hit hard with debt, he is in the midst of a divorce and has a second mortgage on his home, and is also in a custody battle for his kids, so Scott says to bring him in. Raines also has info on Joseph Corbin, and found out his passport was a fake. France knows nothing about him and the info he was a banker came from what he had told the other passengers, so their victim is a John Doe. Forrester says to widen the search to other European countries and see if anyone can identify him. Jaeger interrupts to tell Scott that Tank is on the scene.
Scott and Jamie do a search of the ship with Tank. Tank alerts them in the kitchen to a big pile of cans of kidney beans. The cans are sealed and Jamie uses a can opener to open one and they find a hidden kilo of Heroin inside. Scott congratulates Tank on a job well done and it was so wonderful to see Tank travelling and back in action with the team. The team continues to open cans and find a kilo in every can. Katrin arrives with Tomas Richter from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. He tells them they have been monitoring the waterways as it has become an increasingly popular way for traffickers to move drugs. From the symbol on the drugs, he is able to tell them it is the Balkan Cartel. The team begins to hypothesize that perhaps another group knew about the cartel’s shipment and tried to rip it off before the ship docked but did not know where it was. It could have been another cartel or perhaps a local gang. Raines also has identified the deceased passenger. His name is Marco Horvath and he is Croatian and working for the cartel to supervise the shipment by posing as a guest. The team then tries to find out who were they looking for to tell them where the shipment was, and that the captain does not make sense since the gunmen let him go. Raines finds a crew member named Sebastian Klein, and he has a criminal history and was in charge of kitchen inventory, and he has now disappeared. Forrester cannot understand how he was hired, and Kellett said the company was not doing background checks. Scott says the captain would have had to sign off on it though, and Raines points out he is the captain’s brother.
Forrester confronts the captain, and he says that yes his brother is a screw up, but the reason he brought him on board was to keep an eye on him in a safe job. Forrester tells him about the drugs they found and the fact that the gunmen were looking for his brother, and asks if he is involved due to his financial problems he is having. He says being involved in something like this would jeopardize everything and his children mean the world to him. Scott tells him if he knows where Sebastian is, now would be a good time to speak up, but he says he does no know where he is, and he is not picking up his phone. Katrin discovers that the company is contracting to other companies for local guides who speak the languages, and perhaps Sebastian had an accomplice as someone boarded the ship in Budapest the day before and would not be on the manifest. Scott asks her to find a name of who was on board. Raines did some digging about Sebastian’s gambling and finds out he has a reward card at the local Riveria casino, which is a known Balkan cartel front location. With Sebastian on board, the cartel would have free reign for Sebastian to make drops all along the route. They feel the gunmen were looking for him when they could not find the drugs, and that he will be the link to the shooters. Katrin tells them that she has an address. The team search the location and they find an old motorcycle GPS and search the location history. Katrin also finds an empty box of bullets and says they should consider him armed. They find a pub that he has been regularly frequenting and Katrin and Jamie go to check it out. Katrin also gets the name of the woman who boarded the boat in Budapest and sends it to Scott, and it turns out to be Sara. He also asks Raines to check for any firearms registered to Sebastian and to sweep his quarters on the ship again. Scott goes to see Sara and asks her about being on the ship. She tells him that she does private tours in Budapest and she went on board to meet the guests going on the tour. He says that she has never mentioned doing tours and she says that she speaks six languages and the companies contract her services. Scott wants to know why she was paid in cash and she says it is the customer’s choice how to pay. Scott says it is very convenient that she was on that ship and then wanted him to miss work and asks if she sought him out and she says no and that she had just wanted to spend time with him. She asks why he is acting this way and he says because he has been burned by everyone close to him. He asks for the names of the people she gave the tour to and she says she will get the names for him and tells him to leave.
Katrin tells Jamie the bar they are going to holds unofficial after hours events like card games and such. They interview the hostess and one of the girls who works there, and after letting them know how serious the situation is, the girl says she was serving in a private room in the back last week and he was there with an unpleasant group of men. She said the men spoke German and it seemed like Sebastian owed them something but he would say anything to avoid a beating. He said he was transporting product for a Bosnian cartel by boat and he was willing to do the same for them for free. They beat him anyway and wanted to know where the drugs were kept on board and Sebastian said something about lockers. She says she has not seen any of them since then. They contact Scott and updates him on what they have found out so far. Scott asks for Katrin to do a full background check on the name she sent him, and says he will be back in Vienna soon.
Back at the crime scene, the CEO is yelling at the police about needing the boat to be released. Richter asks if he was aware that Captain Bauer had his brother working on the ship and Raines says if they were screening the crew and new hires, he would know that. He tells him the man is their main suspect and were using his boat for trafficking and the CEO says he had nothing to do with that. Richter says he better ensure his alibi is airtight on that fact. The CEO says he is calling his attorney and they notice a man scoping out the cargo. They pursue him and arrest him, but it is not Sebastian, and his tattoos show he is an enforcer for the cartel. They bring him to the station, and Richter, Raines and Forrester discuss that he is a soldier and takes pride in keeping his mouth shut so they will likely get nothing from him, but he was likely sent when the cartel became worried about their shipment. Kellett comes to get Forrester, because Bauer got a text that is a photo of a mountain, and he tells them he knows it is Sebastian, and that the photo represents a game they played as children that became a code between them. He says Sebastian sends him a picture of a mountain and if he texts back a picture of an Ox, he knows it is not safe. If he sends back a mountain, he will know it is safe. Scott tells him to send him a mountain. Bauer asks if they are asking him to draw him out of hiding and Forrester says yes, and they arrange for Sebastian to meet Bauer at his flat. Jamie and Scott will be monitoring close by, and Raines will be monitoring from across to street to keep an eye out for the river pirates and the cartel. They tell Bauer that the more information he can get Sebastian to share the better, to show he did not premeditate this with the robbery crew.
Bauer meets with Sebastian in his flat. Raines cannot see them from across the street, and they hear a scuffle and a gun shot, and they enter the apartment to see Sebastian shot and Bauer holding a gun. Bauer says Sebastian was trying to kill him and he reacted and shot Sebastian and Jamie indicates he is dead. They bring Bauer back to the station and ask him what happened and why he did not stand where they could see him and why would his brother want him dead. He says he does not know why he would want him dead and he said he was asked to go in and betray his brother and he was simply participating in their plan and now his brother is dead and asks “how is that his fault?”. He blames Scott and the team for his brother dying. Scott and the team listen intently to the recording of the incident, and Scott hones in on a sound, and has the police help clean up the sound on the tape. He goes back in to see Bauer and plays the tape for him. The sound was Sebastian dying and asking why before he died. Scott says Sebastian never tried to harm him and that sound was a man being betrayed by his own brother. Scott says Sebastian came to him with a plan to move heroin for the cartel and he signed off on it because he is drowning in debt, and he needed a cut and Valhalla was not paying attention to what is happening on the boats anyway. Scott says that things went sideways and people died and suddenly Leon found himself under investigation and the only person who could implicate him was his screw up brother who likely would have rolled once he was in police custody and questioned. Scott says that Leon had to make sure that he would not have that chance, and that is why he picked his apartment to meet, so he would know where to stand for an obstructed view. Bauer says what he is saying is madness, but Forrester says he knows he killed him intentionally, and that before he goes down with the ship, to confess and spare his children a long and painful trial.
Jamie goes back to the hospital to tell Anya’s parents they caught the men involved, and they are just getting good news that she is going to recover. Jamie gives them a new elephant for her and they say she will love it and thank her for all they did. All the suspects are arrested and the team returns to Budapest. Katrin lets Scott know that Sara’s check came back clean and that she was not involved. Scott goes to Sara’s apartment, takes her flowers, and tries to apologize and explain, but she says she needs someone stable. Scott is upset, goes to Jamie’s apartment, and says he could use a friend and she says of course and invites him in. This seems to be a big moment for Scott at the end of this episode, as he is finally starting to realize after all these years and with what his mother did, that not everyone he cares about is going to burn him. This is a great move forward for him, and seeing him go to Kellett for support is wonderful and shows they have remained friends and close, and perhaps we will see a rekindling of some of their romance again before the season is over.

Let us know what you thought about this episode in the comments below.
How Long Are You Contagious With COVID? Here’s What We ...

18-02-2022 · The CDC says that its guidelines were updated to reflect growing evidence that suggests transmission of COVID-19 often occurs one to two days before the onset of symptoms and during the two to ...

18-02-2022

When are people with COVID most contagious and how long can they spread it? When should you get tested after exposure and how long should you quarantine, if at all?

The latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shifted the timing for isolation and quarantine as some experts say the time frame when people are most contagious is earlier.

"As we've seen these new variants develop - delta, now omicron - what we're seeing is everything gets sped up from a COVID perspective," Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said Thursday. "It is taking less time from when someone is exposed to COVID to potentially develop infection. It is taking less time to develop symptoms, it is taking less time that someone may be infectious and it is, for many people, taking less time to recover. A lot of that is because many more people are vaccinated."

Here's what we know.

The CDC says that its guidelines were updated to reflect growing evidence that suggests transmission of COVID-19 often occurs one to two days before the onset of symptoms and during the two to three days after. 

"This has to do with data from the CDC that really showed after seven days there's virtually no risk of transmission at this point," Arwady said. "And in that five-to-seven-day window, you know, there's some depending on whether people have been vaccinated underlying conditions, etc., but the risk drops a lot and the feeling is that in the general population, combined with masking, etc. the risk really is very low."

For those without symptoms, CDC guidance states they are considered contagious at least two days before their positive test.

The CDC states that anyone who may have been exposed to someone with COVID should test five days after their exposure, or as soon as symptoms occur.

"If symptoms occur, individuals should immediately quarantine until a negative test confirms symptoms are not attributable to COVID-19," the guidance states.

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said that incubation times could be changing, but those who test early should continue testing even if they get negative results.

"We might be learning that the time of incubation might be a little shorter. So maybe you'd be testing at two days," Ezike said. "Obviously if you're symptomatic, you test right away. But you know, if you want to test at two days, but that negative test... the two days should not make you think, 'oh good, I'm clear.' You know, you might want to test again and of course symptoms can you cannot ignore - scratchy throat, headaches, all kinds of symptoms - anything new can be a symptom of this new illness."

According to earlier CDC guidance, COVID symptoms can appear anywhere from two to 14 days after someone is exposed to the virus.

Anyone exhibiting symptoms should get tested for COVID-19.

First things first, those who believe they have been in contact with someone who has COVID and are unvaccinated should quarantine. Those who test positive, regardless of vaccination status, must isolate, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here's the breakdown:

Quarantine

Those who have been within 6 feet of someone with COVID for a cumulative total of at least 15 minutes over a 24-hour period should quarantine for five days if unvaccinated or more than six months out from their second dose, according to updated CDC guidance issued Monday.

Once that period ends, they should partake in strict mask use for an additional five days.

Previously, the CDC said people who were not fully vaccinated and who came in close contact with an infected person should stay home for at least 10 days.

Prior to Monday, people who were fully vaccinated — which the CDC has defined as having two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine — could be exempt from quarantine.

Those who are both fully vaccinated and boosted do not need to quarantine if they are a close contact of someone with COVID, but should wear a mask for at least 10 days after exposure. The same goes for those who are fully vaccinated and not yet eligible for their booster shot.

Local health authorities can also make the final determination about how long a quarantine should last, however. And testing can play a role.

Illinois' health department said it will adopt the CDC revised guidelines on isolation and quarantine for COVID.

In Chicago, those who travel to or from certain parts of the country and are unvaccinated must quarantine upon arrival to the city, but the length of time they should do so for depends on whether they get tested for COVID.

The city has not yet said if the new CDC guidance will change its travel advisory guidelines.

As of Tuesday, the city's travel advisory recommends those who travel from designated warning states must:

  • Get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel AND stay home and self-quarantine for a full 7 days.
  • Even if you test negative, stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days.
    • If your test is positive, isolate yourself to protect others from getting infected.
  • If you don’t get tested, stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.

"Due to the risk of severe illness and congregate transmission, IDPH recommends the full 14-day quarantine period rather than the shortened options described above in congregate living settings with vulnerable populations, such as skilled care and correctional facilities," the Illinois Department of Public Health states on its website.

Isolation

People who are positive for COVID should stay home for five days, the CDC said Monday, changing guidance from the previously recommended 10 days.

At the end of the period, if you have no symptoms, you can return to normal activities but must wear a mask everywhere — even at home around others — for at least five more days.

If you still have symptoms after isolating for five days, stay home until you feel better and then start your five days of wearing a mask at all times.

So how do you calculate your isolation period?

According to the CDC, "day 0 is your first day of symptoms." That means that Day 1 is the first full day after your symptoms developed.

For those who test positive for COVID but have no symptoms, day 0 is the day of the positive test. Those who develop symptoms after testing positive must start their calculations over, however, with day 0 then becoming the first day of symptoms.

The CDC urges those who have or may have COVID-19 to watch for emergency warning signs and seek medical care immediately if they experience symptoms including:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to wake or stay awake
  • Pale, gray, or blue-colored skin, lips, or nail beds, depending on skin tone

"This list is not all possible symptoms," the CDC states. "Please call your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you."

You can also notify the operator that you believe you or someone you are caring for has COVID.

Those who test positive using an at-home test are asked to follow the latest CDC guidelines and communicate the results to their healthcare provider, who is responsible for reporting test results to the state health department.

According to Chicago-area health departments, people should assume the test results are accurate and should isolate from others to reduce the risk of spreading the virus.

"If you test positive for COVID-19, you must isolate," Arwady said. "There is no need to repeat a positive at-home test in a medical setting. We don't want people going into the emergency department just to get a tested. Treat a positive as a positive, stay home and isolate for five days."

If you had symptoms, the CDC says you can be around others after you isolate five days and stop exhibiting symptoms. However, you should continue to wear masks for five days to minimize the risk to others.

How to Watch the Masters Online Free (2022): Live Stream ...

10-04-2022 · 2 hours ago · How to Watch the 2022 Masters Tournament Free Without Cable 1. Stream the Masters on FuboTV As with most live sports events, you can watch the Masters online using …

10-04-2022

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It’s nearly time to crown a champion with the prestigious green jacket, as we come to the final round at the Masters.

After Saturday’s round, American golfer Scottie Scheffler has placed himself at the No. 1 spot with a -9, followed by Cameron Smith and Sungjae Im. Tiger Woods, whose last-minute decision to return to professional golf had everyone’s attention, came out of round three with a 6-over 78 — the worst round of his career at the Masters.

If you’re still figuring out how to watch the Masters final round, read on. We’ve rounded up a few ways to watch the Masters online, including a couple of ways to live stream the Masters for free.

When Are The Masters 2022?

The Masters 2022 officially started on Monday, April 4th with practice rounds, and the Par 3 contest was held on Wednesday, April 6th. The Masters main tournament started on Thursday, April 7th, and the final round will be held on Sunday, April 10th.

How to Get Tickets to the Masters 2022

As always, this year’s Masters tournament is being held at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia. If you’re in the area, you can still grab last-minute tickets to the final round through Vivid Seats here.

Buy: The Masters Tickets at Vivid Seats

What TV Channel Are The 2022 Masters On?

If you want to watch the Masters on TV, live television coverage is split between ESPN and CBS. ESPN is airing the first two rounds of the golf tournament, on Thursday and Friday, and CBS will cover the third round on Saturday and the final round on Sunday.

If you have a traditional cable package, you’ll be able to watch the Masters on TV on ESPN and CBS. For this weekend’s final round coverage, pick up a cheap digital antenna (like this one on Amazon) and it’ll pick up your local CBS affiliate so you can watch the Masters final rounds on TV.

How to Watch the 2022 Masters Online Free

Because the Masters are on ESPN and CBS, there are plenty of options to watch the Masters online in 2022. Below are a few ways to stream the Masters online, plus a couple of ways to watch the Masters final round on Sunday. Most of these options will let you stream the Masters on all smart devices, such as Roku, Amazon Firestick, smartphones, and tablets.

1. Stream the Masters on FuboTV

As with most live sports events, you can watch the Masters online using fuboTV. The live TV streaming platform gets you access to ESPN and CBS, making it easy to watch the Masters on TV or on your phone, laptop or tablet. You’ll be able to watch all four days of the Masters tournament, plus you’ll get a total of 100 live channels to watch other live sports and shows.

fuboTV starts at .99 per month, but the site is currently offering a seven-day free trial. Sign-up for the free trial here and use it to watch the Masters online free.

Buy: 7-Day Free Trial at fuboTV

2. Stream the Masters on DIRECTV Stream

DIRECTV Stream is essentially an online version of DIRECTV cable, making it an easy way to watch the Masters online. The service includes CBS and ESPN, as well as a host of other live channels. It costs .99 a month, but starts with a five-day free trial (I.e. enough time to watch the Masters for free).

Use your DIRECTV trial to live stream the Masters tournament online free and then choose to continue on at the monthly rate or cancel.

Buy: 5-Day Free Trial at DirecTV Stream

3. Stream the Masters on Hulu Live TV

Another great live TV streaming service to watch the Masters online is Hulu Live TV. In addition to Hulu’s extensive on-demand library, the service gets you live access to CBS and ESPN to watch the Masters, plus other channels including ABC, NBC, and FX. Hulu Live TV costs .99 per month, and will let you live stream the Masters on any smart device.

Buy: Hulu Live TV at .99

4. Stream the Masters on Paramount

If you just want to watch the Masters final round on Sunday, check out Paramount . The CBS streaming service lets you watch CBS live, which means you can find a live stream of the Masters on Saturday and Sunday. It’s very affordable too, costing just .99 per month with a seven-day free trial before you pay.

Buy: Free Trial at Paramount

5. Stream the Masters on ESPN

Select portions of the Masters will be streaming live on ESPN , the sports broadcaster’s streaming platform. Bringing featured groups and holes, EPSN is a great way to watch the Masters highlights live without cable, and it costs just .99 per month.

Buy: ESPN Subscription at .99

The Masters 2022 Predictions

As competition comes down to the wire, a select few golfers have emerged as frontrunners for the green jacket. Smith, Willett, Im, and Lowry have looked strong throughout the tournament, but Scheffler current -9 will be hard to beat. Scheffler and Smith are set to face off during the final tee time, so be sure to tune in using one of the options above.

The Masters Final Round Tee Times

The Final Round tee times are as follows, all in ET:

10:10 AM: Cameron Davis, Adam Scott

10:20 AM: Tyrrell Hatton, Billy Horschel

10:30 AM: Patrick Cantlay, Mackenzie Hughes

10:40 AM: Max Homa, Bubba Watson

10:50 AM: Jon Rahm, Tiger Woods

11:00 AM: Russell Henle, Daniel Berger

11:10 AM: Robert MacIntyre, Harold Varner

11:20 AM: Tom Hoge, Sepp Straka

11:30 AM: Kevin Na, Seamus Power

11:50 AM: Joaquin Niemann, Christiaan Bezuidenhout

12:00 PM: Kevin Kisner, Matthew Fitzpatrick

12:10 PM: Tony Finau, Sergio Garcia

12:20 PM: Lucas Glover, Patrick Reed

12:30 PM: J. J. Spaun, Min Woo Lee

12:40 PM: Harry Higgs, Lee Westwood

12:50 PM: Si Woo Kim, Hudson Swafford

1:00 PM: Marc Leishman, Talor Gooch

1:10 PM: Hideki Matsuyama, Viktor Hovland

1:30 PM: Webb Simpson, Will Zalatoris

1:40 PM: Dustin Johnson, Cameron Champ

1:50 PM: Rory McIlroy, Collin Morikawa

2:00 PM: Tommy Fleetwood, Jason Kokrak

2:10 PM: Corey Conners, Danny Willett

2:20 PM: Charl Schwartzel, Justin Thomas

2:30 PM: Sungjae Im, Shane Lowr

2:40 PM: Scottie Scheffler, Cameron Smith

‘Jeopardy!’: Mattea Roach wins again after rare ‘Jeopardy ...

21-04-2022 · 12 hours ago · Mattea Roach continues her winning streak on “Jeopardy!”. The latest “ Jeopardy! ” episode had an unusual ending — one that host Ken Jennings didn’t want fans to miss. “There’s a real @Jeopardy rarity on the show tonight,” Jennings tweeted early Wednesday night as a heads up. “Plan your evening accordingly!”.

21-04-2022

The latest “Jeopardy!” episode had an unusual ending — one that host Ken Jennings didn’t want fans to miss.

“There’s a real @Jeopardy rarity on the show tonight,” Jennings tweeted early Wednesday night as a heads up. “Plan your evening accordingly!”

I’m too late for the East Coast but there’s a real @Jeopardy rarity on the show tonight! Plan your evening accordingly!

— Ken Jennings (@KenJennings) April 21, 2022

And Wednesday’s episode didn’t disappoint: Heading into the game’s final round, reigning champion Mattea Roach was the only contestant standing. The other two contestants finished the game in the hole, with -0 and - ,600, making Roach the only player qualified for Final Jeopardy, Today reported.

A moment like that hasn’t happened since Oct. 13, 2020, according to the “Jeopardy!” website.

Roach, who had ,400 going into the final round, wagered ,000 on the following clue: “This website launched in 2015 with three offerings, from James Patterson, Dustin Hoffman and Serena Williams.”

The 23-year-old tutor from Halifax, Nova Scotia, came up with the correct response — MasterClass — and increased the total of her overall winnings to ,400. According to “Jeopardy!” archives, Roach has now accrued 1,282 over 12 victories.

The 12-day “Jeopardy!” champ is now the fourth person this season to win at least 10 games — the first time that has happened in “Jeopardy!” history, the Deseret News reported. She’s also secured a spot in the “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions, where she will compete against some of those recent winners, including 40-game champ Amy Schneider and 38-game champ Matt Amodio.

“This has been such a crazy season of streaks,” Roach told “Jeopardy!” after her 12th win. “I was fully thinking, ‘You know, Amy might still be here. If it’s not Amy, there’s going to be some other super-champion that’s just going to knock me out game one.’ And then, I guess what I didn’t realize is maybe I could become the super champion I wanted to see in the world.”

How Long After Exposure to COVID-19 Should You Get Tested?

11-03-2022 · If you’ve been exposed to someone with COVID-19, it’s important to get tested soon after you had contact with them. It’s the only way …

11-03-2022

Medically reviewed by Meredith Goodwin, MD, FAAFPWritten by Kirsten Nunez on March 11, 2022

If you’ve been exposed to someone with COVID-19, it’s important to get tested soon after you had contact with them. It’s the only way to know for sure if you’ve contracted the virus.

If you don’t get tested, you can transmit the virus to other people without knowing it. That’s because the coronavirus can be passed on before you notice any symptoms. In other cases, you might not develop symptoms at all.

If you have been exposed to someone who has COVID-19, the precautions you need to take will depend on whether you’re up to date on your COVID-19 vaccinations.

Being up to date means you’ve had all the recommended COVID-19 vaccines and a booster shot.

It’s also important to get tested if you’ve:

  • attended a crowded event, like a concert
  • traveled
  • developed COVID-19 symptoms

It’s crucial to note that the coronavirus may not cause symptoms in some people. You should still get tested 5 days after an exposure, even if you have no symptoms.

After an exposure, experts recommend that you take an at-home test.

An at-home test is a type of rapid antigen test, also called a rapid diagnostic test. It checks nasal swab samples for proteins in the coronavirus.

Before using an at-home test, it’s helpful to blow your nose. Having too much mucus in your nose can dilute the sample and increase the risk of a false negative result.

You can perform this test anywhere, so it’s very convenient. It also provides results in about 15 minutes.

A rapid at-home test is also known as a:

  • over-the-counter test
  • self-test
  • home test

You can find at-home tests at:

  • pharmacies
  • local health departments
  • community organizations, like libraries
  • COVIDtests.gov

In general, at-home tests are less accurate than other COVID-19 tests. The accuracy also differs depending on whether you test positive or negative.

An at-home test is most accurate when you have an active infection. So, positive results from a home test are highly accurate. But if your results are negative, it doesn’t necessarily mean you don’t have COVID-19.

Other types of COVID-19 tests you can take include:

  • Rapid lab testing. A rapid test can also be done at a testing site, where a lab technician checks your samples. This type of test typically provides results within several minutes or hours.
  • PCR test. A polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test is more accurate than a rapid test. It checks for the genetic material of the virus.

Even if you have no symptoms, it’s important to take the following steps if you test positive for COVID-19:

  • Notify people you have recently interacted with or been around.
  • Isolate and stay home for at least 5 days after you test positive.
  • Wear a mask if you need to be around other people in your home.
  • Use a separate bathroom from other people in your home, if possible.
  • Sleep in a room separate from other people.
  • Get another rapid test at the end of your 5-day isolation period.

You can end your isolation after 5 days if:

  • you test negative
  • you haven’t had a fever for 24 hours and haven’t used medication to lower your fever AND
  • your other symptoms have also improved

If, after 5 days, you still have symptoms or test positive, you’ll need to continue isolation until day 10.

It’s recommended to follow these guidelines even if you have no symptoms. That’s because COVID-19 can be transmitted by people who have no COVID-19 symptoms.

A negative test means that levels of the virus aren’t high enough to be detected at this point in time. It doesn’t necessarily mean you don’t have the virus.

To be safe and confident that you haven’t contracted the virus, here’s what to do:

  • Regardless of your vaccination status, wear a mask around other people, even at home.
  • Wear a mask until you can test yourself again.
  • Test yourself again 1 or 2 days after your negative test.

If you test negative again, you can end your quarantine. This only applies to people who aren’t up to date on their vaccinations. You don’t need to quarantine after potential COVID-19 exposure if you’re fully vaccinated and boosted.

Testing negative multiple times is the best way to confirm that you do not have COVID-19.

COVID-19 symptoms can vary widely from one person to the next. Some people may have very mild symptoms or no symptoms at all.

In general, COVID-19 symptoms start 1 to 14 days after exposure. The average time frame is around 5 days.

If you do have COVID-19, the virus is most likely to be transmitted 1 to 2 days before your symptoms start, or 2 to 3 days after your symptoms begin.

The coronavirus can still spread up to 10 days after you contract it.

If you have a moderately or severely compromised immune system, the virus may be able to spread for up to 20 days.

If you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, it’s important to get tested around 5 days after exposure. This is recommended even if you do not have symptoms.

You can take a rapid at-home test. If it’s positive, let your close contacts know and isolate for 5 days after taking the test.

If the test is negative, you’ll want to confirm the negative results. Regardless of your vaccination status, test yourself again 1 or 2 days later. Wear a mask around other people until you know for sure that you haven’t contracted the coronavirus.

It’s also a good idea to test yourself if you have COVID-19 symptoms. Similarly, if you’ve traveled or attended a crowded event, consider getting tested, even if you don’t have symptoms.

Last medically reviewed on March 11, 2022

What you need to know if you test positive or negative for ...

25-01-2022 · If you have symptoms of COVID-19, take an at-home antigen test and it is positive, you likely have COVID-19 and should isolate at home according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. Sometimes an at-home COVID-19 antigen test can have a false-negative result. A negative at-home test is not a free pass if the person taking ...

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Are you waiting for your COVID-19 test results and wonder what you need to do next? Mayo Clinic COVID-19 diagnostic experts provide some helpful guidelines to walk you through the next steps. It all depends on the type of test and your results.

Next steps after testing positive with polymerase chain reaction test

If you test positive for COVID-19 using a polymerase chain reaction, or PCR, test, follow these guidelines, based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, to determine what you need to do:

  • Isolate for at least five days. You can end isolation after five full days if you are fever-free for 24 hours without the use of fever-reducing medication and your other symptoms have improved. Day 0 is your first day of symptoms. NOTE: You should also check with your employer, school district or public health department for exact isolation guidelines for you and/or your family if you test positive for COVID-19 as those guidelines may be different.
  • If you test positive for COVID-19 and never develop symptoms, commonly referred to as being asymptomatic, isolate for at least five days and wear a mask around others at home. Day 0 is the day the sample was collected for a positive test result.
  • Contact your health care team to let them know you tested positive for COVID-19 so it can be documented in your health record. 
  • At the end of isolation, wear a properly fitted surgical/procedural mask in public settings.
  • If you still have a fever, regardless of how many days you've been in isolation, continue to stay home and monitor your symptoms until you no longer have a fever.
  • You may need to have a negative COVID-19 test result, either a PCR or at-home antigen test before you can return to work or school. Check with your employer, school district or public health department to determine if this is needed.

If you test negative for COVID-19 using a PCR test, you are likely not infected, provided you do not have any symptoms.

If you do not have symptoms of COVID-19 and do not have a known exposure to a person infected with COVID-19, you do not need to quarantine. Continue to wear a surgical/procedural mask in all public settings.

Next steps after testing positive with at-home antigen test

If you take an at-home COVID-19 antigen test and your results indicate you are positive for COVID-19, Mayo Clinic answers some common questions to help determine your next steps.

Can I trust the results of an at-home antigen test?

If you have symptoms of COVID-19, take an at-home antigen test and it is positive, you likely have COVID-19 and should isolate at home according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.

Sometimes an at-home COVID-19 antigen test can have a false-negative result. A negative at-home test is not a free pass if the person taking the test has symptoms.

If you use an at-home test that comes back negative, and you do have symptoms that persist or get worse, it’s a good idea to get a lab-based PCR test for COVID-19 and influenza. You also should stay home and isolate until you get the PCR test results back. The antigen test may have missed an early infection.

How long do I need to stay in isolation if I test positive for COVID-19 using an at-home antigen test? Is isolation time the same for a PCR test?

Generally, if you are positive for COVID-19 by either the antigen or PCR test, you will need to be in isolation for a minimum of five days from the onset of your symptoms and/or a positive test for COVID-19.

Do I need to have another PCR COVID-19 test completed before I return to work or normal activity following the five days of isolation?

You may need to have a negative COVID-19 test result, either by a PCR or at-home antigen test, before you can return to work or school, depending on specific requirements for the organization and where you live.

Should I let my local health care team know I tested positive for COVID-19 with an at-home antigen COVID-19 test?

Yes. You should let your local care team know that you tested positive for COVID-19 using an at-home antigen test. This will ensure your care team can help you with any COVID-19 related care needs if you continue to have prolonged symptoms of COVID-19 or if you need to seek additional care related to COVID-19.

Do I need to take another at-home COVID-19 antigen test to make sure I'm negative after a certain amount of time to make sure I no longer have COVID-19 before I return to normal activity?

No. If you no longer have symptoms after five days or are fever-free for at least 24 hours without using a fever-reducing medication, you do not need to take another COVID-19 test to confirm you are no longer positive, unless you have been directed to by your workplace or school. However, if your symptoms persist longer than five days, you should remain isolated until you no longer have symptoms for at least 24 hours.

Does my entire household need to be tested to make sure they are not positive following my positive at-home COVID-19 antigen test?

No. If others in your household do not have any COVID-19 symptoms, they do not need to be tested. However, if they experience symptoms, they also should be tested.

If someone in my family also tests positive using an at-home COVID-19 antigen test, do I need to quarantine again even though I've already had a positive COVID-19 diagnosis?

If you have a member in your household that tests positive for COVID-19, and you also tested positive for COVID-19  within the last 90 days, you do not need to quarantine, according to guidance from the CDC.

For a PDF version of the test chart.

Information in this post was accurate at the time of its posting. Due to the fluid nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientific understanding, along with guidelines and recommendations, may have changed since the original publication date

For more information and all your COVID-19 coverage, go to the Mayo Clinic News Network and mayoclinic.org.

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What Does An Mri Of The Prostate Show

04-11-2021 · Sedatives, to make you feel sleepy and relaxed, if you are one of the 10% of people who become claustrophobic in the MRI machine. Some radiology practices use an endorectal coil as part of the scan. An endorectal coil is a latex balloon with a central tube that contains the coils.

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Preparing For Your Mri Scan

Elevated PSA: How Soon Do You Need a Prostate MRI?

Before you go to your appointment, or when you arrive, you fill in a safety checklist. This asks about:

  • any operations youve had
  • whether you have any metal implants or other metals in your body

An MRI scan uses strong magnetism which could affect any metal in your body. This includes:

  • pacemakers or an implantable defibrillator
  • surgical clips, pins or plates
  • cochlear implants
  • metal fragments anywhere in your body for example from an injury, dental fillings and bridges

You can still have an MRI scan if you have some metals in your body, but your doctor and radiographer decide if its safe for you. Tell the scanner staff about any metals in your body.

Some people feel claustrophobic or closed in when theyre having an MRI scan. Contact the department before your test if youre likely to feel like this. The hospital staff can take extra care to make sure youre comfortable and that you understand whats going on. Your doctor can give you medicine to help you relax if you need to.

The radiographers let you know whether you need to empty your bowels of any poo or gas before having the scan. In some departments you might be given an enema. An enema is a liquid filled pouch that has a nozzle that you can put into your back passage and it helps to empty your bowels.

What Are The Risks Of A Prostate Mri

A very small number of people have an allergic reaction to the gadolinium contrast medium. Most reactions are mild, such as a rash or hives .

If you have very poor kidney function, you will not be given contrast medium, as there is a small risk of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis see Contrast Medium: using gadolinium or iodine in patients with kidney problems.

If an endorectal coil is used for the scan, there is also a very small risk of damage to the rectum from the balloon. If you have any concerns, please contact the MRI facility.

When Can I Expect The Results Of My Prostate Mri

The time that it takes your doctor to receive a written report on the test or procedure you have had will vary, depending on:

  • the urgency with which the result is needed
  • whether more information is needed from your doctor before the examination can be interpreted by the radiologist
  • whether you have had previous X-rays or other medical imaging that need to be compared with this new test or procedure
  • how the report is conveyed from the practice or hospital to your doctor .

Please feel free to ask the private practice, clinic or hospital where you are having your test or procedure when your doctor is likely to have the written report.

It is important that you discuss the results with the doctor who referred you, either in person or on the telephone, so that they can explain what the results mean for you.

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What Is Prostate Cancer

Cancer can start any place in the body. Prostate cancer starts in the prostate gland. It starts when cells in the prostate grow out of control.

Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body. Cancer cells in the prostate can sometimes travel to the bones or other organs and grow there. When cancer cells do this, its called metastasis. To doctors, the cancer cells in the new place look just like the ones from the prostate.

Cancer is always named for the place where it starts. So when prostate cancer spreads to the bones , its still called prostate cancer. Its not called bone cancer unless it starts from cells in the bone.

Ask your doctor to use this picture to show you where your cancer is.

The prostate

The prostate is a gland found only in men, so only men can get prostate cancer.

The prostate is just below the bladder and in front of the rectum . The tube that carries pee goes through the prostate. The prostate makes some of the fluid that helps keep the sperm alive and healthy.

There are a few types of prostate cancer. Some are very rare. Most prostate cancers are a type called adenocarcinoma. This cancer starts from gland cells. Your doctor can tell you more about the type you have.

Use In Men Who Might Have Prostate Cancer

MRI (T2 weighted) showing an enlarged irregular prostate ...

The PSA blood test is used mainly to screen for prostate cancer in men without symptoms. Its also one of the first tests done in men who have symptoms that might be caused by prostate cancer.

PSA in the blood is measured in units called nanograms per milliliter . The chance of having prostate cancer goes up as the PSA level goes up, but there is no set cutoff point that can tell for sure if a man does or doesnt have prostate cancer. Many doctors use a PSA cutoff point of 4 ng/mL or higher when deciding if a man might need further testing, while others might recommend it starting at a lower level, such as 2.5 or 3.

  • Most men without prostate cancer have PSA levels under 4 ng/mL of blood. Still, a level below 4 is not a guarantee that a man doesnt have cancer.
  • Men with a PSA level between 4 and 10 have about a 1 in 4 chance of having prostate cancer.
  • If the PSA is more than 10, the chance of having prostate cancer is over 50%.

If your PSA level is high, you might need further tests to look for prostate cancer.

To learn more about how the PSA test is used to look for cancer, including factors that can affect PSA levels, special types of PSA tests, and what the next steps might be if you have an abnormal PSA level, see Screening Tests for Prostate Cancer.

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Imaging Tests For Prostate Cancer

Imaging tests use x-rays, magnetic fields, sound waves, or radioactive substances to create pictures of the inside of your body. One or more imaging tests might be used:

  • To look for cancer in the prostate
  • To help the doctor see the prostate during certain procedures
  • To look for spread of prostate cancer to other parts of the body

Which tests you might need will depend on the situation. For example, a prostate biopsy is typically done with transrectal ultrasound and/or MRI to help guide the biopsy. If you are found to have prostate cancer, you might need imaging tests of other parts of your body to look for possible cancer spread.

The imaging tests used most often to look for prostate cancer spread include:

Your Mri Scan Will Provide You With The Stage Of Your Prostate Cancer

In patients who are subsequently diagnosed with prostate cancer, the MRI scan provides the stage of the cancer, with the letter T used to indicate the stage of the tumour. Stage means how far the cancer has spread. Although the stage can be assessed by digital rectal examination, it is more accurately assessed by an MRI scan.

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What Body Areas Are Seen During An Mri Of The Abdomen And Pelvis

Body organs that can be seen during an MRI of the abdomen and pelvis include:

  • Stomach, intestines , liver, gallbladder, pancreas, and spleen. These organs help break down the food you eat and get rid of waste through bowel movements.
  • Kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra . These organs make urine and allow you to urinate.
  • Reproductive organs. In men, these organs include the testicles, prostate gland, penis, and scrotum. In women, these organs include the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus , cervix, and vagina.

When You Need Themand When You Dont

Introduction to Prostate Anatomy on MRI

It is normal to want to do everything you can to treat prostate cancer. But its not always a good idea to get all the tests that are available. You may not need them. And the risks from the tests may be greater than the benefits.

The information below explains why cancer experts usually do not recommend certain imaging tests if you are diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer. You can use this information to talk about your options with your doctor and choose whats best for you.

How is prostate cancer usually found?

Prostate cancer is cancer in the male prostate gland. It usually grows slowly and does not have symptoms until it has spread. Most men are diagnosed in the early stages when their doctor does a rectal exam or a PSA blood test. PSA is a protein made in the prostate. High levels of PSA may indicate cancer in the prostate.

If one of these tests shows that you might have prostate cancer, you will be given more tests. These tests help your doctor find out if you actually have cancer and what stage your cancer is.

What are the stages of prostate cancer?

Prostate cancer is divided into stages one to four . Cancer stages tell how far the cancer has spread.

Stages I and II are considered early-stage prostate cancer. The cancer has not spread outside the prostate. However, stage II cancer may be more likely to spread over time than stage I cancer. In stages III and IV, the cancer has already spread to other parts of the body.

Imaging tests have risks.

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What Happens During The Exam

You will be asked to wear a hospital gown during the MRI scan.

As the MRI scan begins, you will hear the equipment making a muffled thumping sound, which will last for several minutes. Other than the sound, you should notice no unusual sensations during the scanning.

Certain MRI exams require an injection of a dye . This helps identify certain anatomic structures on the scan images.

Before the exam, feel free to ask questions and tell the technician or doctor if you have any concerns.

People who get anxious when in tight spaces may benefit from talking to their doctor before the procedure. Some options include taking a prescription medication before the procedure to relieve anxiety or having the exam done in one of the newer and less confining MRI units, called an open MRI, when available.

What Are The Benefits Of A Prostate Mri

The MRI scan can help find a cancer of the prostate gland, especially if you have elevated or rising PSA.

If a cancer has already been found, the MRI images can show whether it has spread outside the prostate gland or not. This can have a very important impact on whether or not you have treatment, and if so, which type of treatment you receive.

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Ways Prostate Mri Can Improve Diagnostic Accuracy

This year, the American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 175,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer . But despite being the most common cancer among men, excluding skin cancer, theres no one size fits all solution for determining prostate cancer risk.

So how can men find a balance between avoiding the drawbacks of screening, while also ensuring nothing goes undetected? Prostate MRI, combined with a second opinion, could be the answer.

How The Test Will Feel

Multiparametric MRI of the Prostate

An MRI exam causes no pain. If you have difficulty lying still or are very nervous, you may be given a medicine to relax you. Too much movement can blur MRI images and cause errors.

The table may be hard or cold, but you can request a blanket or pillow. The machine produces loud thumping and humming noises when turned on. You can wear ear plugs to help reduce the noise.

An intercom in the room allows you to speak to someone at any time. Some MRIs have televisions and special headphones that you can use to help the time pass.

There is no recovery time, unless you were given a medicine to relax. After an MRI scan, you can resume your normal diet, activity, and medicines.

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How Do I Prepare For A Prostate Ultrasound

You dont need to do much to prepare for a prostate ultrasound. Its an outpatient procedure that usually takes less than an hour. Your doctor may refer you to a hospital or clinic that has the proper ultrasound equipment for this test. You may also need to sign a consent form before the test.

Some possible instructions that your doctor might give you before the test include:

  • Dont eat for a few hours before the test.
  • Take a laxative or enema to help clear out your intestines a few hours before the test.
  • Stop taking any medications that can thin your blood, such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or aspirin, about a week before the procedure. This is usually recommended if your doctor plans to take a biopsy of your prostate.
  • Dont wear any jewelry or tight clothes to the clinic on the day of the procedure.
  • Take any medications recommended to help you relax during the procedure. Your doctor may recommend a sedative, such as lorazepam .
  • Make sure someones available to take you home in case your doctor gives you a sedative.

Tests To Diagnose And Stage Prostate Cancer

Most prostate cancers are first found as a result of screening. Early prostate cancers usually dont cause symptoms, but more advanced cancers are sometimes first found because of symptoms they cause.

If prostate cancer is suspected based on results of screening tests or symptoms, tests will be needed to be sure. If youre seeing your primary care doctor, you might be referred to a urologist, a doctor who treats cancers of the genital and urinary tract, including the prostate.

The actual diagnosis of prostate cancer can only be made with a prostate biopsy .

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What Is An Mri Of The Lumbar Spine

MRI stands for magnetic resonance imaging, and lumbar spine MRI uses magnetic imaging technology and radio waves to take detailed pictures of the inside of your body near the lumbar region of your spine. This cross-sectional imaging method made possible with MRI machines also captures pictures of the soft tissues, muscles and organs in that part of your body.

What Happens During A Prostate Mri

Why Use MRI for Prostate Imaging? – Introduction to Prostate MRI

You will be asked to change into a hospital gown and lie on a table attached to the MRI machine. A small needle will be inserted into a vein in your arm or hand this will be used to give the following medications:

Buscopan, which helps to reduce the movement of the bowel. Bowel movement during the scan can affect the quality of the images of the prostate gland. It is important that the images are as clear as possible.Gadolinium contrast medium , sometimes just called contrast, which can help show any cancer in the prostate gland. Not every radiology practice will use contrast medium.Sedatives, to make you feel sleepy and relaxed, if you are one of the 10% of people who become claustrophobic in the MRI machine.

Some radiology practices use an endorectal coil as part of the scan. An endorectal coil is a latex balloon with a central tube that contains the coils. It helps to provide high-quality images of the prostate and surrounding area. It is inserted into the rectum and inflated before the scan. It stays in during the scan and is removed when the scan is finished.

Some radiology practices also give an enema before the procedure. An enema is a liquid that is squirted into the rectum via the anus and helps to clear the bowel. Again, this is to provide as high-quality images as possible.

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Use In Men Already Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer

The PSA test can also be useful if you have already been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

  • In men just diagnosed with prostate cancer, the PSA level can be used together with physical exam results and tumor grade to help decide if other tests are needed.
  • The PSA level is used to help determine the stage of your cancer. This can affect your treatment options, since some treatments are not likely to be helpful if the cancer has spread to other parts of the body.
  • PSA tests are often an important part of determining how well treatment is working, as well as in watching for a possible recurrence of the cancer after treatment .

Surgery For Prostate Cancer

There are many types of surgery for prostate cancer. Some are done to try to cure the cancer others are done to control the cancer or make symptoms better. Talk to the doctor about the kind of surgery planned and what you can expect.

Side effects of surgery

Any type of surgery can have risks and side effects. Be sure to ask the doctor what you can expect. If you have problems, let your doctors know so they can help you.

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What Will I Experience During And After The Procedure

Most MRI exams are painless. However, some patients find it uncomfortable to remain still. Others may feel closed-in while in the MRI scanner. The scanner can be noisy. Sedation may be arranged for anxious patients, but fewer than one in 20 require it.

You may feel pressure while the doctor inserts the endorectal coil into your rectum. This is similar to that experienced during a digital rectal exam.

It is normal for the area of your body being imaged to feel slightly warm, but if it bothers you, notify the radiologist or technologist. It is important that you remain perfectly still while the images are being recorded, which is typically only a few seconds to a few minutes at a time. For some types of exams, you may be asked to hold your breath. You will know when images are being recorded because you will hear tapping or thumping sounds when the coils that generate the radiofrequency pulses are activated. You will be able to relax between imaging sequences, but will be asked to maintain your position as much as possible.

You will usually be alone in the exam room during the MRI procedure. However, the technologist will be able to see, hear and speak with you at all times using a two-way intercom. Many MRI centers allow a friend or parent to stay in the room as long as they are also screened for safety in the magnetic environment.

How old is Dabi 2022: Amazing Facts about Dabi Mha

19-01-2022 · How old is Dabi 2022: Amazing Facts about Dabi Mha. As the anime My Hero Academia was just beginning to establish its foundation for success at the time, it became clear that manga was already beyond its exciting school episodes.

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As the anime My Hero Academia was just beginning to establish its foundation for success at the time, it became clear that manga was already beyond its exciting school episodes.

Anime never introduces Dabi compared to manga. Even those unfamiliar with manga understand that Dabi is the enduring son of Endeavor, Touya Todoroki. Dabi’s presence was amazing.

The topic was discussed in the midst of discussions that exploded loudly in all forums. Many fans have speculated that this new criminal may be the son of Endeavor before he is revealed. However, Kohei Horikoshi’s presentation of the idea was astonishing to the audience.

Despite his evil deeds, Dabi remains a fan of choice. We have compiled 10 very important details about the Battle that everyone in MHA fandom should know.

Touya Todoroki, also known as Dabi has no mercy at all. It is natural in the Battlefield. All the criminals were innocent at the same time in the same period as Dabi.

She has gone through a lot of suffering to get to where she is today. People were curious about the character of the character.

As a regular reader of Manga, I can assure you that his story will touch souls. It has the cruelty of cruelty and enough emotions that make us feel compassionate rather than dislike for the character.

Dabi is certainly an interesting character. The arc he has caused is more destructive than ever before. Here are 10 most important things about War that will arouse your curiosity about this character.

How old is Dabi 2022 ?

Determining Dabi’s age is a challenge but we know that Dabi is 20 years old.

The cut is long. And it is just a guess! The largest list I found in mind in Battle is about 18 to 26. In the context of Canon (seen here), Dabi is “around 20” which makes me believe he is 20-24.

According to research from Todoroki Dabi’s hypothesis (and it is thought that Shouto is Shouto’s full-time sister), Dabi may be Todoroki’s first child or Todoroki’s 3rd child.

We know that Fuyumi, the second daughter (seen in this picture) is 22 years old. It is also known that Endeavor is only 46 years old.

When Fuyumi was 22 her age was about 24 years old. When we were in the top position at HC Dabi and young Endeavor it was time with him. We can guess that he was the oldest son about 20-22 Based on this.

He stopped trying at age 20, which was probably the time he decided to raise a suitable child.

Of the three, Dabi is the one with the red hair.

It is probably an extension to consider any of these children under thirteen (although the one with red hair has a growth challenge). This means that the first son is about 13-14 years old or something similar to the picture, and is close to 23-24 today (about 8-9 years old the difference between Shouto). The third son is about 8-11 in the picture and is 18-21 years old today (3-6 years apart from Shouto).

It’s a big guess game, however, if he’s a first child, he’s probably between 23 and 25. If he is the 3rd child, he may be 18-21.

Both of these are in line with what we call the “approximately 20” value given to us. It is thought that the first son born in the year Endeavor is between the ages of 21 and 23.

Do you think you are the first son or third son? It is important to note that Shouto has not been able to see his presence in the forest and as the age gap grows, it becomes more apparent.

But at the same time, we can be sure that Shouto was lonely, especially in his early years, and is in danger of being overwhelmed by memory and that Dabi’s physical appearance has changed dramatically (hair color scars, body modifications, etc.).

I have sent the name of my private HC for his age / any son in a different series but I will leave this post open for interpretation.

Dabi’s Heat Resistance

The quirk makes him emit green flames that can melt everything in order.

What makes it even more interesting is that Dabi can’t stand the heat.

For Dabi like Endeavor and Shoto Todoroki, using their negative material is easy because it does not affect the effects of the Dabi.

However, Dabi burned himself while using the quirk many times due to insufficient heat resistance.

This was one of the biggest mistakes in the Endeavor “hybridization” strategy. He was married to Rei Himura with the intention of having a son who would inherit his estate and Rei’s ice quirk.

By the time Touya landed, Endeavor was satisfied as his explosive was large even though he was not born with a quirk of ice.

However, instead of gaining Dabi ability in Endeavor Touya, he already has Ice-resistant.

At the end of the day, each person is unique in their own way.

Dabi Lost Tears

Criminals are often portrayed as characters who do not cry. In Dabi’s case the phrase “somehow turns into someone who can’t cry”. This is because you have already lost the tear ducts.

When he tried to trick her into dying a few years ago, he achieved this by setting Dabi to a large Dabi. In this incident, Dabi also ends up injured with tears. In the same incident, Dabi also burns his skin.

The matter is being debated falsely following the death of more than two people. Dabi’s shock at Tice’s death shocked the Hawks who asked if this was how a person reacted to someone who had just been killed by a friend.

Dabi smiles sadly and says he has not cried for a long time since the tear gas canisters.

Touya Todoroki Wanted To Be A Hero

Touya Todoroki has not always been a villain today. In fact, Touya always wanted to be a hero. Even though the idea was raised by Endeavor, Touya was committed to achieving his dream.

The desire to be a hero grew until Touya stopped admitting that he was starting to hurt himself.

Following the constant rejection of Endeavor, Touya begins to accept his bad qualities and walks in the way of a corrupt man.

Dabi’s True Intentions

As a criminal, the long-term battle strategy was not to destroy the lives of heroes. Dabi’s motives are many to the right. As the story unfolded, Dabi was no longer emotional. The fact that he is crazy is a fundamental part of his personality. It is possible that the killing of the heroes is on the list of top goalscorers, yet the actor has expressed interest in two other goals.

The first thing is that you have a desire for revenge on Shoto Todoroki, and Endeavor. This is foretold in view of his past. He was not happy with Endeavor because of what he went through as a child.

Shoto Todoroki has been the replacement for Endeavor found. He also makes an amazing announcement of who he is Endeavor and Shoto Todoroki and he loves the situations in their faces.

Dabi’s second goal is to eradicate the myth that people place on their heroes. A video broadcast by Dabi reveals who he really is to give them the benefit of the doubt about their hero. Continuing the Dabi also exposes the Hawks’ background as the child of a vicious villain.

Dabi’s Roles

Dabi is an outstanding entertainer. No wonder Dabi is a horrible villain.

He started out as an active member of the Villain League. After that, he was appointed Captain of the Paranormal Liberation Front. At the time of writing, Dabi is a Communist Violet Regiment.

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Dabi was abused as a child

One of the saddest details of the top 10 Dabi related to Dabi is his personal history. Endeavor inability to parent is established due to Shoto Todoroki.

The effort did not go well with Dabi. As Dabi was a young boy, Endeavor saw fit to place his hopes on his shoulders. As his skills improved, Endeavor began to capture many dreams for Touya a child who felt compelled to fight.

When Touya’s shortcomings became apparent, Endeavor rejected him outright. However, because of his profits for his father, he stopped associating with him entirely through their education.

Dabi felt invincible, and he lost his self-confidence. The result was a massive mental breakdown, and eventually it was an act of despair that Dabi lied about his death.

It was nothing more than the psychological abuse of an innocent child he had experienced for more than five years. The list of facts about the War will not be complete without discussing his past which has made him a corrupt character.

I believe this is the most interesting of the top ten facts about the War because it provides insight into a series of thoughts.

Touya Todoroki was only thirteen years old when he cheated on her death

Touya Todoroki was a very healthy man. He could not meet the expectations of his father, nor could he get his protection. Touya began to lose focus on all the troubles that were building up within him.

He saw that his flames were increasing and he turned blue as he raised his breath. In order to show Dad some action, Dabi is able to increase his strength.

But due to the lack of guidance from Endeavor and Endeavor, he had no idea how to handle the situation.

Touya is the cause of the massacre before disappearing. It is sad to think that Touya was only 13 years old when he took this act. At a time when we should be living a happy life, Touya turned to Dabi.

Cremation: The title of Dabi’s quirk

Cremation is not the official name of Dabi’s condition. For example, Names like ‘Hellfire’ and “All For One” are both verified.

However, Cremation is the word used to describe the war quirk. It is a simple word in his initials. No proper name was given for the character quirk, so the manga fans decided to name it Cremation.

The word describes power in such a way that its power is able to melt everything that touches it to ashes.

Weaknesses of  Dabi

Dabi blue flames seem impressive and invincible. They praised Endeavor as more powerful than his anonymity.

But even Dabi has no faults. Although his quirk is strong, he is physically weak. That puts him in a very dangerous position in close combat. His inability to fight in close quarters is his biggest mistake.

Power of Dabi

Dabi does not have a normal flame. We’ve been talking about how Dabi produces a great flame. What, though, is the power of these flames?

The blazing flames of Dabi are almost 3000-degrees Fahrenheit. Just a fraction of the energy will convert human flesh into ashes.

The list is complete. Top 10 Details about Battle in My Hero Academia. You can read My Hero Academia manga online at Viz Media and Shueisha’s Manga Plus app.

Waukesha Parade Videos Show Red Truck [GRAPHIC]

22-11-2021 · Video Video related to waukesha parade videos show red truck [graphic] 2021-11-21T19:56:13-05:00 Read tributes and find GoFundMe pages for the victims and survivors here.

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Facebook/Jim Piwowarczyk Bystander videos captured the scenes of the deadly incident at the Waukesha Christmas parade in Wisconsin.

Graphic videos have emerged showing a red SUV plowing into people walking in a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on Sunday, November 21, 2021, and authorities said at least 60 people are injured and six people have died, including four members of the Dancing Grannies group and an 8-year-old boy.

Those injured include 18 children, according to reporter Kristen Barbaresi. Of those, 10 are in the ICU — six in critical condition, three in serious condition and one in fair condition — and eight “are in fair condition & not in the ICU,” she reported.

Waukesha Police Chief Daniel Thompson identified 39-year-old Darrell Brooks Jr. as the suspect in the incident during a press conference on November 22. He said Brooks had been involved in a “domestic disturbance” not long before he is accused of driving into the holiday parade route. While there were initial reports of more than one suspect, Thompson said on Monday that Brooks was alone in the SUV and the incident is not believed to have been an act of terrorism.

NBC News obtained a doorbell camera that showed Brooks “before his arrest pleading for help and telling a resident he was waiting for an Uber.” The man didn’t know he was the parade suspect, and so he made him a sandwich when Brooks told him he was homeless.


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Read tributes and find GoFundMe pages for the victims and survivors here.

waukesha parade victims

Facebook/GoFundMeSome of the Waukesha parade victims and survivors.

You can see some of the videos below; others appear to show dead bodies lying in the street.


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Multiple local residents who were there or had loved ones in the popular Christmas parade told Heavy that a red Ford Escape drove about a mile down the parade route, mowing people down. There were also reports of gunshots as people frantically ran into local businesses to get to safety. Although witnesses at the scene thought the gunfire came from the SUV, Thompson said he doesn’t believe shots were fired from the SUV, telling local journalist Kristen Barbaresi that “officers tried to stop the threat.”

Shawn Reilly, the mayor said, “Tonight was a traumatic situation for the City of Waukesha. We don’t have all the details.”

The chief said that at 4:39 p.m., a red SUV “drove into our Christmas parade. … More than 20 individuals were injured.”

He said the Waukesha police department has “recovered a suspect vehicle. It’s an ongoing investigation. The victims were transported from the scene via ambulance. Officers transported some of the injured people and took them to the hospital. It’s a very tragic incident. Very chaotic. There are no other threats involved.”

Read the criminal complaint against Brooks here. It describes how two detectives tried to stop him to no avail.

They said he was driving 25 miles an hour and “had no emotion on his face” as he accelerated. He could have made a right turn out of the parade route but instead began to “rapidly accelerate” into the crowd of parade participants, the complaint says. The officer believed “this was an intentional act to strike and hurt as many people as possible…He observed the vehicle appeared to be intentionally moving side to side, striking multiple people, and bodies and objects were flying from the area of the vehicle.”

A witness told police the SUV drove in a “zig zag motion. It was like the SUV was trying to avoid vehicles, not people. There was no attempt made by the vehicle to stop, much less slow down. Another witness aid he felt it was a “direct intent to hit as many parade participants.”

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A Man Said the Truck, Which Was Captured on a Video From Above, Came a Foot From His Son

One man’s son was almost struck by the truck, and he told Heavy “it looked like a war zone.”

“We just heard screaming up the parade route and looked over, and the red jeep or SUV came barreling through,” Michael Hurst, a woodworker from Waukesha who said his son was almost hit by the truck, told Heavy in a phone interview. “I pulled my son away. He probably got missed by about a foot. There was a little kid next to us that got hit. I did see dead bodies. The amount of people who are going to be dead from this, it might even be worse than that Las Vegas shooting. They have a whole block of Main Street that is casualties. We did hear that there were active shooters. We don’t know where that came from or if that’s true. The police pulled me into a building and said to stay in there, get in there, there’s active shooters. One officer told us they did stop the active shooters. My son was out in that street grabbing candy.”

He added: “At that moment I thought just to grab my son and family and get them on the curb. It was 100% intentional.” He believes the truck drove through the parade for about a mile. “I saw a young boy get hit. He was still alive. He was in a lot of pain. I am pretty sure he was going to have broken legs. I did see another guy who was laying in the street. I guarantee he was dead. There were about 20 ambulances coming and going. It looked like a war zone down there.”

The abandoned SUV was later located by police officers in a driveway, according to scanner audio. An officer said on the police radio that a bullet struck the windshield but there was no evidence anyone inside the vehicle was hit.

A woman wrote Heavy, “(A relative) lives in Waukesha, a black guy with dreads knocked on her door shortly after the incident at the parade. She wouldn’t let him in and he proceeded to go across the street trying to break into a building. My daughter called 911 with a description and they said they think he was driving the SUV that drove into all the people.” Police have not confirmed the suspect description, but they did describe the suspect as possibly being a “Black male” on the scanner.

Graphic Videos Captured the Tragedy

This was recorded from the City of Waukesha’s Facebook account, which was streaming the parade.

You can see a red SUV speed right past these band members, hear screams and then a law enforcement officer running. @fox6now pic.twitter.com/8lO5oRuP1I

— Sam Kraemer (@SamKraemerTV) November 21, 2021

This live video above may have captured the vehicle, screams and a law enforcement officer running. Officers were frantic, yelling, even screaming on the scanner, which you can listen to later in this article.

Here’s another video of the red vehicle.

BREAKING: First video of a red Ford Escape breaking through barriers after mowing down parade goers and firing rifle into crowd in Waukesha, WI pic.twitter.com/QHDi2fsKDz

— David Kimball (@wxandnews) November 21, 2021

This horrific video shows bodies lying on the ground as people rush to help. “Oh my God!” a woman screams repeatedly in it.

Another video showed a young man helping his grandpa to safety in a truck. “There’s shots fired now, guys,” he says in the Instagram video as kids cry in the background. “It’s f****** chaos. That was the worst thing I’ve ever seen in my life.” A man wails, “What is wrong with the world right now?” Be forewarned that the video contains graphic language and is very disturbing.

Waukesha is a suburban city in a conservative, affluent county next to Milwaukee County. Wisconsin has been riven with divisions recently over the Kyle Rittenhouse acquittal in Kenosha, which is about an hour away from Waukesha.

Kaylee Staral, whose Twitter page describes her as a business reporting intern with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, wrote on Twitter, “UPDATE: A car just ran through the middle of a downtown Waukesha parade. Multiple people on the ground injured.” She wrote that police were shouting that 30 people were injured.

At the Waukesha Holiday parade and a car just broke through the police line, plowing through pedestrians and firing rounds out the window. Family and I are safe. Happened 20 feet in front of us.

— Zach Heisler (@zrheisler) November 21, 2021

According to archived scanner audio, at 4:39 p.m. a police officer could be heard on the radio saying, “There’s a car going westbound approaching the parade course. A red Escape. Black male. I couldn’t stop him. He’s going westbound blowing his horn.”

Another police officer said a “maroon Ford Escape just blew by me White Rock and Hartwell heading toward the parade route.” About a minute later, an officer called for help and said, “Sounds like a car sped through westbound Main” and said people had been “ran over” with “multiple casualties,” calling for multiple ambulances to respond.

A frantic officer then got on the radio and said, “We have about 10 to 15 people down in the street. … We need all available units to the downtown.” He then got back onto the radio and yelled, “I’ve got about 30 people down.” The officer then corrected himself, saying there were 40 casualties down Main Street. Another officer said a woman was not conscious and not breathing. “Casualty” refers to both injured and deceased victims.

“Alert all the hospitals,” an officer yelled.

Listen to the archived scanner audio here. The second one captures the aftermath.

Jim PiwowarczykThe scene downtown

Police were still searching for the vehicle and suspect as of 4:47 p.m., according to an officer’s radio transmission. He said they were looking for a red Ford Escape SUV with “heavy front end damage” heading southbound away from the parade. Another officer said he had fired shots at the SUV when it was driving through the parade area

Here is the Facebook live video of the parade from the city’s Facebook page.

Heavy spoke to multiple people with loved ones at the scene.

“Just talked to (a friend) – she said she saw bodies flying. They were shoot(ing) out the windows as they drove through, running people over,” a woman whose friend was there told Heavy, asking not to be named. Her friend wrote her, “ppl driving through parade hurting people.”

Kaylee Staral, the reporting intern, wrote on Twitter: “Police shouting at least 30 people down and that shots were fired.”

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How to Share Someone Else’s Story on Instagram

09-04-2022 · If the person you’re trying to show the Story to doesn’t have Instagram, you can share it externally. Step 1 : Open a Story on Instagram. Step 2 : Tap on the three-dots in the upper right corner.

09-04-2022

Instagram Stories are a fun way to easily share interesting moments of your day with other people. Some Instagram Stories can be so cool that you’ll immediately feel compelled to share them with others.

How to Share Someone Else’s Story on Instagram

But does Instagram allow you to do that? We’ll show you how to share someone else’s story with others.

Can You Share Someone Else’s Story to Your Own

You might get tempted to share that fun meme with your Story, but is it possible? The short answer is no. Unless the person who shared the Story did tag you, you won’t be able to repost it. Fortunately, a convenient workaround will help you solve that issue, which we will be detailing in an upcoming section. Right now, we’ll show you how you can tag someone to your Story on Instagram.

How to Tag Someone To Your Story

If you want to tag a person on your Instagram story, here’s how to do it. However, the person you want to tag must follow you to make this happen.

Step 1: Open the Instagram app on Android or iPhone.

Step 2: Swipe left on your display to bring up the camera view.

Step 3: Snap a photo or load one up from your Gallery and prepare the Story.

Step 4: Now, tap anywhere on the Story.

Step 5: A few options should pop up on display, including the @Mention one at the bottom. Tap on it.

Step 6: Search for the friend you want to tag in your Story. Tap on their profile picture to add them to your Story.

Step 7: From this panel, make sure the option that reads ‘Let people you mention add this to their story?’ be turn on.

Step 8: Press Done.

Your friends or followers need to tag you and turn on the option to let others reshare their Instagram story.

How to Share Someone’s Story From Your Account

When someone tags you in their story, you get a notification as a Direct Message. This is how you can use that direct message to share someone else’s story from your Instagram account.

Step 1: Tap on the notification you’ve received. You’ll be taken to a Direct message alerting you’ve been tagged in a Story.

Step 2: Press on the ‘Add to your story’ button underneath, and Instagram will take you to the Story composing screen to post it.

How to Enable Story Sharing

If your friends or followers keep telling you that they can’t share your stories, that means you may disabled Story sharing. You’ll see the toggle to disable story sharing while you’re creating a story. However, if you’ve entirely disabled story sharing, you can reverse that from Settings. Here we’ll show you how to enable the option so that others can share your Stories.

Step 1: Open your Instagram profile on your phone, and tap on the hamburger menu in the top-right corner.

Step 2: Select Settings from the menu that pops up from the bottom.

Step 3: Go to Privacy.

Step 4: Select Story.

Step 5: Scroll down until you reach the Sharing section. Enable the toggles for ‘Allow sharing to Story’ and ‘Allow sharing to messages.’

The latter option allows users to share your Story with other people on the network via Direct messages.

How to Share Someone Else’s Story Even If You’re Not Tagged

Do you want to share a Story you’ve randomly stumbled upon, but you don’t know the owner, and you’re not tagged in it? There’s a workaround, but it isn’t neat and doesn’t work for videos. Take a screenshot of the Story.

Instagram doesn’t notify users when someone takes a screenshot. The only thing that the original Story poster will be able to see is that you viewed their Story. While this is all very well, users should not abuse this power by using the screenshots for nefarious purposes.

After taking a screenshot, you can blur or edit out the unwanted parts.

Your story will appear like you’re re-sharing someone else’s Story. However, the key difference is that when people tap on a story that has a screenshot, they can’t directly visit the original creator’s profile.

How to Send a Story to Someone Else

Another way to share a Story you like on Instagram is to send it to your friends via Direct messages. It’s not the same as sharing it on your own Story, but this way you ensure select followers will be able to see it. Sending someone a story is super easy. However, we need to note one thing – you can only send Stories from people whose account is set to Public. If you share a story from someone who has set the account visibility to private, none of your friends can view the story unless they follow the original poster.

Step 1: Open a Story on Instagram.

Step 2: Tap on the Paper plane icon in the bottom-left corner.

Step 3: Select the people from the list and press the Send button.

The person should now receive a Direct message from you containing the Story.

How to Send a Story Externally

If the person you’re trying to show the Story to doesn’t have Instagram, you can share it externally.

Step 1: Open a Story on Instagram.

Step 2: Tap on the three-dots in the upper right corner.

Step 3: Select “Share to” from the menu that pops up from the bottom.

Step 4: Select the social app where you want to send the Story.

Remember the Story you are trying to share should come from a Public account. If it’s from a private account, no one will be able to view it. Alternatively, you can take a screenshot of the Story and send it to your friend in the form of an image.

Stay Connected to Your Followers With Stories

Stories are a big part of Instagram, and so you should know every trick in the book so that you can take advantage of them to the fullest. For instance, it might be helpful if you also knew how to add multiple photos to your Story.

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