Integrated Health Conference: Thermal Imaging: UPDATE March 27th!

Thanks to Kid Against Chemo on YouTube, I found a video that explains how thermal imaging works.

Find out more information in this recent post in GreenMedInfo.

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Last year my primary health doctor reminded me that it was time for my mammogram. I’m sure she thinks I am a pain in her ass because I usually “shoot down” her ideas and suggestions — like the day she told me I needed to take Fosomax the rest of my life and I told her “no.”

Then we argued about getting a mammogram for several minutes, until I finally agreed. She added, “You will need one every year.” I didn’t say anything, knowing that she would be lucky to get me to do it every five years.

In 2011 I had “more radiation than any other patient,” according to my radiologist. He added that he was surprised I even finished the treatments. Now that’s reassuring!

Since then, I decided to limit my exposure to toxic treatments and tests and find alternative, less invasive ways to monitor my health. Someone told me about thermal imaging a couple days before my mammogram appointment, but I didn’t have time to research it. I went through the drill, had my boobs mashed until I thought they would pop, had the imaging and waited for the results, which only took a few minutes.

In comes a 100 year old doctor with a file and says everything looked good but my breasts are dense, so it would be better to get a breast MRI in the future, in order to get a better picture. That’s when I asked about thermal imaging. His face contorted and he snarled, “That’s a bunch of garbage! There is no scientific evidence showing it works! You don’t need that!”

I felt my blood pressure going up, but I kept my cool. He’s lucky I didn’t tell him what I was thinking. It would have included a few f-bombs.

I stood up and said, “Thank you,” and left, knowing that I would never go back there.

At the Integrated Health Conference, a chiropractor had a thermal imaging camera in his booth. He was offering one free image and I stood in line to get one. He was only taking pictures of our faces that day, but offered breast imaging at his office, if we wanted to make an appointment.

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What I liked about this man and the other vendors at the show was, they offered information about their products and services and there was no hard sell. I don’t like anyone pressuring me into buying anything so their attitude was a nice change.

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This is my thermal image. The first thing the doctor asked was, “Do you have sinus problems?”

I said, “Yes.”

The red area shows inflammation and mine was in the sinus cavities and speaking of cavities, he said I might have a couple (also showing red in my lower jaw).

I did not make an appointment to get my breasts imaged since I just had that mammogram less than a year ago, but I took his brochure in case I want to later. There is debate about the efficacy of breast thermal imaging compared to mammograms, but there’s a debate about everything these days! Vaccinate. Don’t vaccinate. Sugar is good. Sugar is bad. It just depends on who is paying for the study.

I don’t know what I’ll decide when the time comes, but the doctor was right about my sinuses. If you want to learn more about it, click here.

Be well!
Ingebird

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One thought on “Integrated Health Conference: Thermal Imaging: UPDATE March 27th!

  1. Thank you for sharing this information. ” I enjoy blogging” because almost every day it is a new learning experience. Thank you for the information on Thermal Imaging. I added it to my Reading List for future reference.

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