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Wendy Williams May Have Used Her Thyroid Disorder to Cover Up An Addiction Problem — And It Could Hurt Others With Thyroid Conditions

Sadly, Williams isn’t the first celebrity to twist the reality of thyroid disease — Oprah Winfrey and Sofia Vergara also gave skewed views of this issue that affects upwards of 20 million Americans — and their guidance to the thyroid community could do more harm than good.

Oprah Winfrey, Wendy Williams, and Sofia Vergara
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    Media personality/author Wendy Williams speaks to the audience at The Bryant Park Reading Room on May 15, 2013 in New York City.
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    Oprah Winfrey attends the premiere of Disney's 'A Wrinkle In Time' at the El Capitan Theatre on February 26, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
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    Actress Sofia Vergara attends The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
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    Mary Shomon

    Mary Shomon

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    Mary Shomon is a patient advocate and New York Times bestselling author who empowers readers with information on thyroid and autoimmune disease, diabetes, weight loss and hormonal health from an integrative perspective. Mary has been a leading force advocating for more effective, patient-centered hormonal healthcare. Mary also co-stars in PBS’ Healthy Hormones TV series.

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