Monday, July 24, 2017

Ask for a Thyroid Collar at your next Mammogram

Ask for a Thyroid Collar at Your Next Mammogram

by Kathleen Lisson, CMT, CLT

I recently attended a class on how to give scar massage to post-mastectomy clients and one of my classmates mentioned that she always wore a thyroid guard when she had her mammogram. I was surprised! I had never heard of a thyroid collar and I have low thyroid hormone. I would like to use this blog post to spread the news that this is an option for all women, and it just takes a second to ask. Guards are also available for dental x-rays. 

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1 comment:

  1. Thanks for this, Kathleen - good information. xo



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