Latest Articles by Robert Hurd, MD
Must Read: Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria and Your Thyroid
Chronic idiopathic urticaria has connections to the thyroid condition Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Here's what you should know about these conditions.
The Controversy Over Natural Desiccated Thyroid Drugs
Why are natural desiccated thyroid drugs like Armour Thyroid and Nature-throid so controversial? It’s information that thyroid patients need to know.
What Do Your Feet Say About Your Health?
Believe it or not, your feet are a good barometer of your overall health. Learn how your feet can offer early warning signs for bigger health issues.
10 Ways to Avoid Heart Problems with Diabetes
Even when your type 2 diabetes is under control, you're still at risk of heart disease and stroke. These are the best ways to reduce your risk.
The Numbers for Heart Disease and Diabetes
Here's what you should know about the type 2 diabetes and heart disease numbers that determine your health risks.
You May Be Hypothyroid If…
If you are exhausted, gaining weight, losing hair, or have menstrual cycle irregularities, you may be hypothyroid.
Tips on How to Recuperate After Thyroid Surgery
Learn ways to avoid complications and speed your recuperation after thyroid surgery.
How to Effectively Take Your Thyroid Meds
Here are helpful tips on how to effectively take thyroid hormone medication like Synthroid.