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Thyroid Problems for Your Pet

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

Doctor giving patient a thyroid ultra sound.

Thyroid Nodules: Diagnosis and Treatment

Thyroid nodules are lumps or tumors in your thyroid gland—which you need to know about.

Woman looking confused.

Is it Menopause, or Your Thyroid?

Since exhaustion, weight gain, and brain fog are symptoms of menopause and thyroid, it’s hard to know which it is.

An illustration of the thyroid gland.

What is the Thyroid and How Does It Work?

Healthy thyroid function is crucial to every bodily function, and every organ, gland, tissue, and cell in your body. Here's what you should know.

How to Find the Right Thyroid Doctor: 9 Tips

Find out more about the when you should work with an endocrinologist, and when and why another type of physician may be a better choice for your health.

Understanding Autoimmune Disease

More than 100 autoimmune diseases affect millions in the U.S. Learn about these common conditions.

Is It Menopause or a Thyroid Problem?

Is It Menopause or a Thyroid Problem?

You wake up sweaty, your heart beating rapidly. If you’re a woman about age 50, your symptoms could be the result of menopause, but maybe it’s your thyroid.

What Does the Thyroid Do?

What Does the Thyroid Do?

The thyroid produces hormones that regulate metabolism. This affects every organ in your body, as well as heart rate, blood pressure, and body temperature.

Is It Depression or a Thyroid Problem?

Is It Depression or a Thyroid Problem?

Research shows that even minor fluctuations in thyroid gland activity increase the risk for depression and depressive symptoms, especially in older adults.