Latest by Mary Shomon

13 Common Thyroid Disease Myths

Learn the truth behind 13 of the most common myths and misconceptions about thyroid disease.

Helping Your Hypothyroid Child

Whether your child or teen has congenital or acquired hypothyroidism, these are the symptoms and treatments you should be aware of.

Metabolism-Boosting Tips for Thyroid Patients

If you feel like your metabolism is slower, even after thyroid treatment, you are very likely right. Here’s how you can boost and increase a slow metabolism.

How Your Thyroid Affects Your Sex Life

If you’ve lost that sizzle between the sheets, experts recommend that you rule out the possibility that your thyroid is the culprit.

Type 2 Diabetes? It May Be LADA!

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adults (LADA) – also referred to as type 1.5 diabetes – is often mistaken for type 2 diabetes.

The 7 Habits of Successful Thyroid Patients

What does it take to be successful as a thyroid patient? Here are seven habits that can help you not only survive but thrive, and truly live well with your thyroid condition.

Thyroid Patients: Are You Overmedicated?

How do you end up getting overmedicated for a thyroid condition and what are the signs, symptoms, and treatment for overmedication?

Getting Started with a Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM)

A continuous glucose monitor, or CGM, can continually test your glucose level. Learn how this device works and how it helps with diabetes management.

Thyroid Patients: Should You Take Tirosint or Tirosint-SOL?

If you are hypothyroid, it’s important to be aware of this specialized form of levothyroxine as a treatment option.

Your Guide to Thyroid Support Supplements

Sometimes your thyroid medication doesn’t tackle all symptoms related to hypothyroidism - that’s where these supplements come into play.