Can you eat chocolate before an MRI?

What is an MRI?

MRI stands for Magnetic Resonance Imaging. It's a machine that takes pictures of inside your body!

Why Worry About Food?

Some foods might affect how clear the MRI pictures turn out.

Chocolate Before MRI?

Eating chocolate right before an MRI might not be the best idea.

Sugar and Caffeine

Chocolate has sugar and caffeine, which can make your body a bit tense.

For the best MRI pictures, you need to stay very still. nervous make it hard!

Stay Still!

It's better to eat light or skip heavy treats like chocolate before your scan.

What to Do Instead?

Check With Your Doctor

Always ask your doctor what you should eat or avoid before an MRI.

Fasting Might Be Needed

Sometimes, doctors ask you to fast for a few hours before the scan.

Drink Water

Staying hydrated is important, so drinking water is usually okay.

Follow the rules given by your doctor for the best results.