Thermal imaging has been an available medical test for more than 50 years now. Thermography is totally safe. It does not expose a patient to any form of radiation. It’s a non-invasive, painless test with absolutely no adverse effects and no contra-indications. It can be used at any age and provides a Assessment tool far superior to others in early the stages of some diseases.
At our Naturopathic clinics, detecting inflammation with thermography helps our practitioners locate potential problem areas in the body. It detects and monitors a number of diseases and physical injuries by showing thermal abnormalities. Inflammation is the body’s way of signaling that the immune system is busy fighting.
When inflammation is present in the body, it reacts in several ways. In general, a person may feel tired, have a fever or feel ill. Untreated inflammation can cause chronic conditions. Inflammatory bowel diseases, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriasis, Lupus.
It can visualize pain or indicate areas for aiding practitioners in the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions, including: