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My Diabetes Wake-up Call

Health advocate Mary Shomon landed in the ICU after nearly missing the signs of LADA, a form of type 1 diabetes. Now she shares the lessons that can help everyone live healthier—and smarter.

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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.

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How to Save Money on Your Thyroid Prescriptions

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

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Why Is Thyroid Disease the Butt of the Joke?

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

Kristina Erfe Pines was diagnosed with Graves' disease.

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.

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13 Ways Stress Makes Thyroid Disease Worse

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

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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.

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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.

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Tips for Travelers with Thyroid Disease

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

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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 ...