A lot of people assume that general fatigue and tiredness tends to slightly increase as we get older. While this is true to an extent, if you’re feeling fatigued after a good night’s sleep, or you never really seem to get your batteries fully recharged, there may be more to the story than just normal […]
Can Hypothyroidism Be Treated With A Special Diet?
Hypothyroidism is a condition in which your thyroid gland does not or cannot produce enough hormones to regulate healthy bodily functions. This leads individuals to wonder if they can treat this underproduction by getting certain vitamins or nutrients in their diet, or if they can increase thyroid hormone production by eating certain foods. The question […]
What Is A Hemithyroidectomy?
A hemithyroidectomy is a procedure that involves the partial removal of the thyroid gland. It is a less common procedure than a total thyroidectomy, but in recent years the partial removal procedure has become more common because in the right cases it has similar outcomes to a total thyroidectomy, and the partial operation preserves more […]
Preventing Diabetes If You Have A Thyroid Condition
Your thyroid plays an essential role in regulating a number of bodily functions and producing certain hormones, so it should come as no surprise that an underfunctioning thyroid can lead to an increased risk of other conditions. One such condition is diabetes. Some medical circles even use the term thyrobetes to discuss the connection between […]
September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month
Now that the calendar has turned to September, it’s easy to focus on things like back to school season or the cooling temperatures, but September is also known for one oft-overlooked aspects of our health – Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month. As the name implies, September is dedicated to helping the public learn more about thyroid […]
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