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.
Besides T3, T4, and TSH, what other thyroid tests should my doctor perform? Your TSH, and even your T3 and T4 tests, don’t always give the full picture.
Pregnant with a chronic disease? Not advocating for your health care can have devastating consequences — and your doc can often make the situation worse.
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.
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.