Home thyroid test kits and direct-to-consumer lab services let you skip the doctor and check your hormone levels yourself. Find out when it make sense--and why you still need your M.D.
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.
Before scheduling surgery for your thyroidectomy, know what to expect by asking your doctor these 10 important questions.
If your doctor has ever told you that thyroid disease is easy to diagnose or treat, he may be mishandling your treatment.
Sometimes, your TSH, and even your T3 and T4 tests don’t always give the full picture. If your tests come back “normal,” and you still feel like something is off, you may want to ask your doctor to consider these tests as well.
In today’s socially technological world, tyhroid disease awareness is as easy as ‘sharing’ information with family and friends.
How do you end up getting overmedicated for a thyroid condition and what are the signs, symptoms, and treatment for overmedication?
Conventional endocrinologists don’t test for reverse T3 (RT3), but it can play an important part in your thyroid function, and can be set off by something as simple as stress.
After a thyroid diagnosis, finding the right doctor is essential. Here are helpful tips, links, and list-serves to help you on your search.
Thyroid diagnosis and treatment has come a long way in the last five years — in both the traditional and naturopathic fields.