Mammograms Causing Cancer

To be clear, no test can save a life. Not a mammogram, ultrasound, CT scan, or even a thermal image. At ThermApproach, located in Toledo, OH, we believe that you should be screened via thermal imaging, and the results of your image will assist you and your physician as to how to best approach your breast health.

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Breast Cancer In Men, Yes It Does Happen

Even though men don’t have breasts like women, they do have a small amount of breast tissue. The ‘breasts’ of an adult male are similar to the beasts of a girl before puberty. In girls, this tissue grows, and develops, but, in men, it doesn’t. However, because it is still breast tissue, breast cancer in men still happens. Unfortunately, many men don’t realize that it is possible.

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Do You Have Dense Breasts?

You may have heard this from your doctor: “Your mammogram indicates that you have dense breast tissue.” Did you know that dense breast tissue is relatively common, and is found in more than 40% of women? As a result, the presence of dense breast tissue makes it more difficult to detect abnormalities in your breast.  In fact, your physician may have also said that since you have dense breasts, it’s more difficult to detect abnormalities and may be associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. At ThermApproach, we can ‘see’ beyond what your annual mammogram can’t see.

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