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Clear Your Foggy Thyroid Brain

Brain fog really is a thing for thyroid patients — and it can be downright scary. These thyroid patients share their scariest and most embarrassing brain fog moments, while we share tips on how to clear the fog.

By Mary Shomon

How to Save Money on Your Thyroid Prescriptions

Follow these six tips and stop spending so much money on your thyroid prescriptions.

By Mary Shomon

Why Is Thyroid Disease the Butt of the Joke?

Comedians and jokesters have turned “fat-shaming” into “thyroid-shaming,” and it’s not OK.

By Mary Shomon

A Surprising Graves’ Disease Reveal

While filling her Instagram with delicious food, she was secretly battling Graves’ disease. Read a Q&A with Spoonful Magazine founder Kristina Erfe Pines.

By Pamela Kaufman

13 Ways Stress Makes Thyroid Disease Worse

Stress can heighten the effects that your thyroid disease already causes, like lack of sleep and infertility.

By Mary Shomon

Surround Yourself With a Thyroid Support Team

HealthCentral thyroid writer Mary Shomon introduces her thyroid support team members and explains why they're so important.

By Mary Shomon

Life After Thyroid Cancer: Patients Speak

Thyroid cancer survivors share insights on what to expect after thyroid surgery, life on hormone medications, diet and fitness, and much more.

By Mary Shomon

Tips for Travelers with Thyroid Disease

Whether you’re going by train, plane, or car, here are helpful tips for travelers with thyroid disease.

By Mary Shomon

HealthCentral's ChronicLife Facebook Q&A with Dana Trentini, Creator of Hypothyroid Mom

Join us on Monday, November 2, from 2-3 p.m. ET for a Facebook Q&A with special guest Dana Trentini, the voice behind the award-winning blog, Hypothyroid Mom. Dana is excited to share some of the most important lessons she’s learned about living ...

By Yumhee Park