You can copy and paste this URL.
This URL will permanently link back to this page.
Can the repeated use of mammography be a potent factor in the dramatic rise in breast cancer?
In recent years more and more studies have established the link of DNA damage to low-dose radiation used in mammography. The exposure and damage are cumulative meaning that each exposure increases the risk of cancer. One study reveals a 5% increase of risk with each exposure.
A new technology, Thermal Imaging, promised to be a safer alternative for many women.
Thermal Imaging technology has been around for a long time and was used by military, meteorologists, and energy efficiency specialists. The existing technology had been refined so it can be used to scan human body. It is based on the principal that anything abnormal (like breast cancer) shows first as heat and inflammation and can be picked up by ultra-sensitive infrared cameras.
The method is not intrusive; a special infrared camera positioned in front of the patient simply records the temperature of the body and processes it into the thermal scan that can be read by doctors. The process is non-invasive; there is no contact with body, and no risks.
FDA approved medical Thermal Imaging as a complimentary adjunct scanning technique to mammogram.
In the Triangle area Thermal Imaging is offered by Advanced Healthcare Solutions in Raleigh. For the new patient breast scan is done in two sessions: the initial and the follow up in 90 days for comparison. And if everything is normal the scanning is done on the annual bases.
Thermal Imaging is changing the face of existing health care system from reactive to truly preventive as it detects cellular changes before they form into tumors giving patients more time and more options.
But does this offer an effective alternative to mammography? I mean, diagnostically, does it find the bad stuff?
FDA approved Thermal Imaging as adjunct to mammography. The detection is based on the fact, that new blood vessels are formed immediately around new cancer cells. This increases the temperature around the cancerous spot and is detected by Thermal Imaging screening.
This new Article is not yet ready for syndication. Please check back in a few minutes.
This Article is not available for syndication. Contact BestThinking for details.
Enjoy high quality content through BestThinking's syndication program. Learn more and register as a publisher today!
Enhance your publication, blog or journal with high quality content from BestThinking. Whether you are looking for a single feature article, a stream of dynamic content or just a few pieces each month, BestThinking's unique, customizable syndication feeds provide rights-verified material from identity verified Thinkers.
To syndicate a Blog or Article, you’ll need to start by setting up a feed. Creating a feed is a 3-step process:
About the Author
Marina Lando, MS, Reiki Master and Teacher, Aromatherapists and Author, and the founder of Harmony Life (HarmonyLifeCary.com). Professional
When getting advice in the holistic field it is very important to make sure that your "practitioner" is trained properly. The person who did not finish 200+ hours of aromatherapy training, anatomy training, and pass the test cannot call themselves "Aromatherapist". Essential oils are chemicals...
It is easy to make healing ginger tea. Take 1 Cup of hot water 1/2 inch of ginger root thinly sliced 2 pods of cardamom 1 teaspoon of honey Mix all together, wait for 10 minutes and drink . You can drink it every 2 hours. Ginger clears the sinus and helps liver to remove toxins. Enjoy.
Source: blog.econugenics.com via Marina on Pinterest