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    Oh Puuuuuhleezzze Grizz. You are fighting at strawmen yet again. Teh eeeevil doctors WANT to strap women down to operating tables and cut off their breasts just to buy their next Beemer. First of all, most doctors these days work for HMO's. They get a salary. They don't get paid "by the job".

    Also, no doctor (other than an extremely rare ill-informed hack who graduated from medical school in the dark ages) would ever even suggest mastectomy for FBD because FBD does not cause cancer. Full stop.

    No, I am not going to repost all the stuff cori and I have already posted about this.

    Also "Dr." Derry, quoted above is just flat out wrong about in situ vs. invasive tumors. One is not just an earlier "stage" of the other. They are completely different kinds of cancers. Therefor all of his numbers about how long it takes before a tumor is detectable via mammography are pulled out of his ear. Different kinds of cancer develop at different rates.

    I don't think anything "Dr." Derry says after such ridiculous factual misstatements can be taken seriously.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cori93437 View Post

    As has been posted in other medical journal articles, reduction or "curing" of the Type 1 FBD cysts (the only type significantly associated with a increased risk of cancer development) did not reduce the additional risk of developing breast cancer. Once a person has FBD, and it has been determined that the cysts are Type 1, that person need to remain diligent about the additional risk and get the breasts checked for cancer regularly, as well as have any lumps immediately scheduled for a check by a doctor.

    I would also like to point out that "Dr. Beailieu" is NOT a medical DOCTOR.
    On his website he is billed as an "Allergy Specialist and Clinical Nutritionist"... "a Chiropractor with a Masters degree in nutrition, over 40 years experience in clinical nutrition and certification in NAET" which is " an allergy treatment based on classical acupuncture that is performed without needles".

    Taking medical advice form someone who calls themselves a Doctor, yet has no credentials... no MD, no PhD, no medical training at all in fact... seems ill advised.

    And Dr. Derry became the testimonial and advice king after getting his license to practice medicine in Canada suspended in 2002 for prescribing dessicated thyroid to patients who tested within the normal range for those hormones, at dosages that were often much higher than what is considered safe in the medical community.

    I also don't take medical advice from doctors who had their licenses revoked. YMMV of course.


    Once again, there is an *association* between FBD and breast cancer. Correlation not causation.

    And Grizz sure does pick some winners for his "expert" testimonials.

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    Gems from the Internet:

    BEWARE OF MEMORY FOAM MATTRESS CHEMICALS
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    None of my family (husband and two dogs) were hypothyroid until we got a
    Tempur-pedic mattress. Within 6 months on that bed I was very sick and
    continued to get sicker. Complete brain fog, zero energy, goiter,
    swollen lymph nodes for over a year, exercise intolerance (my adrenals
    went too). It took us 4 years to figure out that the bed was making us
    sick, but by that time all four of us were hypo. I started to feel
    better as soon as that bed was out of the house. I no loner have brain
    fog or swollen nodes. I still have a goiter and we all still take NTH,
    but I'm no longer a zombie. I had horrible detox symptoms when I
    started to take iodine and I'm currently covered (like someone sprinkled
    pepper over my whole body) with tiny cherry angiomas from the bromide
    detox.

    So don't believe the lady at Tempur-pedic. I did research a year ago and
    they won't divulge their chemical mix for their flame retardants, but
    whatever it is, it attacks the thyroid and quite possibly the adrenals.
    ----- in Chicago
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    Wow, -------, that is very interesting that you say all this. My health too has
    drastically gotten worse over the last few years and all this after getting a
    Tempur-pedic! I have gone severly hypo and my adrenals are very weak. I also
    have cherry angiomas all over my body (some not so small). I have not slept on
    that mattress in almost 5 months, but now I also have a Tempur-pedic pillow
    Thanks for making the connection. I would never have thought to look at my
    mattress.

    I have been taking Iodoral for a year and a half and I don't seem to notice much
    improvement. Maybe that is due to the mattress?
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    Hi -----, I was concerned about this too. We bought our tempur pedic bed last
    fall and I love it but have had a lot of symptoms. I traded the free pillow for
    a buckwheat pillow which I LOVE! It is the best thing I've ever used for my
    neck. As for bromide in the bed, I bought an organic mattress cover like for
    dust/ mites, so I hope it is reducing our exposure. Amazon carries these items.
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    Chemicals found in mattresses

    We have a Queen Sized memory foam mattress (similar to the TempurPedic) from Amazon.Com, $400 including delivery. We just LOVE IT. However we wrapped it into a zippered plastic bag to keep the chemicals out of the room. We always wrap our mattresses into this plastic zippered bag, and we have no such health problems.

    Grizz
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    Quote Originally Posted by Grizz View Post
    Gems from the Internet:




    We have a Queen Sized memory foam mattress (similar to the TempurPedic) from Amazon.Com, $400 including delivery. We just LOVE IT. However we wrapped it into a zippered plastic bag to keep the chemicals out of the room. We always wrap our mattresses into this plastic zippered bag

    Grizz
    LOL... gasses exchange easily thorough zippers...
    Sorry for the laugh, but c'mon.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Grizz View Post
    I could not believe that doctors could be so CRUEL & INDIFFERENT to exploit frightened women for maximum profit. One Double Mastectomy = a new car and a prescription for iodine = SQUAT.
    Hanlon's razor, Grizz. Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cori93437 View Post
    LOL... gasses exchange easily thorough zippers...
    Sorry for the laugh, but c'mon.
    Virgin post here for me, resisted coming on here for ages... Lol

    Also...I've been using memory foam toppers & pillows both personally & in my bodywork practice for about 12 years. Some of my past clients have had chemical sensitivities & I was hesitant to switch from organic cotton futons & pillows to foam. After reading up on the subject & talking to some foam specialists in Calif, all I did was cook my brand new foam products in the sun for a couple of days right from the store when I brought them home. Voila! No more chemical smell. As for Chiropractors not being Doctors....well they are Drs of Chiropractic, fwiw... And NAET DOES WORK, fat least for some people it does. I have a friend in Calif it totally worked for to get rid of allergies that had plagued him most of his life... Again, fwiw...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Betorq View Post
    Virgin post here for me, resisted coming on here for ages... Lol

    Also...I've been using memory foam toppers & pillows both personally & in my bodywork practice for about 12 years. Some of my past clients have had chemical sensitivities & I was hesitant to switch from organic cotton futons & pillows to foam. After reading up on the subject & talking to some foam specialists in Calif, all I did was cook my brand new foam products in the sun for a couple of days right from the store when I brought them home. Voila! No more chemical smell. As for Chiropractors not being Doctors....well they are Drs of Chiropractic, fwiw... And NAET DOES WORK, fat least for some people it does. I have a friend in Calif it totally worked for to get rid of allergies that had plagued him most of his life... Again, fwiw...
    Betorq,

    Welcome to our fun & battle scarred thread ! And many thanks for your tip to get rid of the chemical smell. I'll cross post your solution to the thread where this discussion is taking place !

    Putting our mattress into a zippered plastic bag (to prevent mites) has worked out perfectly for us. No chemical smell, and no health problems.

    Grizz

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    Betorq, you know I adore you and your dimple but NAET is way far off into the land of Woo.

    Nambudripad's Allergy Elimination Techniques - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    And the founder of it, Devi Nambudripad has some accreditation "issues" as well. from the wiki link:

    "She is licensed as a chiropractor[1] and acupuncturist[2] in California. She also identifies herself as an M.D.. Her website states that she received the Doctor of Medicine degree from University of Health Sciences Antigua (UHSA) in January 2002.[21] The California Medical Board does not list an active license, and it does not recognize medical degrees from UHSA as valid, listing it as a "disapproved" school since 1995.[22]"
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    Quote Originally Posted by Betorq View Post
    Virgin post here for me, resisted coming on here for ages... Lol

    Also...I've been using memory foam toppers & pillows both personally & in my bodywork practice for about 12 years. Some of my past clients have had chemical sensitivities & I was hesitant to switch from organic cotton futons & pillows to foam. After reading up on the subject & talking to some foam specialists in Calif, all I did was cook my brand new foam products in the sun for a couple of days right from the store when I brought them home. Voila! No more chemical smell. As for Chiropractors not being Doctors....well they are Drs of Chiropractic, fwiw... And NAET DOES WORK, fat least for some people it does. I have a friend in Calif it totally worked for to get rid of allergies that had plagued him most of his life... Again, fwiw...
    My issue was with said person speaking on medical topics like FBD, cysts, cancer etc as if had medical training in those areas when they had actually had none.

    Those others may be legitimate holistic practices, I have used a chiropractor myself several times, but they do not equal any sort medical training that I would trust to assess and prescribe treatment for the above noted areas of physical illness.
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