Skip to comments.New 'smart' bra could detect breast cancer
Posted on 10/19/2012 4:07:31 AM PDT by rightwingintelligentsiaEdited on 10/19/2012 4:08:57 AM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]
It looks like a regular sports bra – but it’s meant to help women detect early signs of breast cancer, FOX 5 reported.
Lifeline Biotechnologies has developed the First Warning System, or a smart bra, after years of research.
According to FOX 5, the concept is called “thermography,” which relies on precisely detecting heat or abnormal heat signatures from tumors versus normal tissue.”
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The iBra? Cool
The last “mammogram” I had wasn’t one; it was a “thermogram”. Non-invasive, didn’t smash my breasts. The first and only mammogram I had smashed my breasts until, if I’d had a tumor, it would have been busted into a hundred pieces. - I had to go to some effort to find a clinic that thermograms, then it was a bit more expensive than the discounted mammogram the doctor ordered, but worth it to me.