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Does Your Newborn Have Thyroid Issues?

Believe it or not, it is possible for your newborn to have hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism. Learn how to spot symptoms.

By Mary Shomon

Thyroid Cancer Risk Factors to Know

Thyroid cancer isn’t always something you can prevent, but you can reduce your chances by understanding these risk factors.

By Mary Shomon

How to Do a Thyroid Neck Check

A thyroid neck check is an important habit you can do yourself to look for signs of thyroid issues including goiter and thyroid cancer. Just follow these steps.

By Mary Shomon

Thyroid Problems for Your Pet

That’s right – thyroid problems aren’t just in humans. Your dogs and cats are affected, too.

By Mary Shomon

The Link Between Thyroid Disease and Gluten

Having a sensitivity to gluten, whether Celiac or not, can increase your chance of developing thyroid disease.

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

Resolving Hypothyroidism-Related Constipation

Constipation can be a symptom of untreated or undertreated hypothyroidism. Find out the solutions.

By Mary Shomon

Breastfeeding and Thyroid Disease

Thyroid disease can pose challenges for nursing mothers. Learn how to safely and successfully feed your baby.

By Mary Shomon

Is Hypothyroidism Causing Your CIU?

Chronic idiopathic urticaria has connections to the thyroid condition Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Here's what you should know about these conditions.

By Eileen Bailey