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10 Warning Signs Your Doctor May Be Mishandling Your Thyroid Treatment

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Three doctors with hands over mouth, eyes, ears.
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Male doctor with feet up on desk.
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Thyroid disease is easy to diagnose


Male doctor pointing and talking.
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Thyroid disease is easy to treat


Small white pills.
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Levothyroxine is the only treatment for hypothyroidism


Natural remedy bottles.
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No one prescribes natural desiccated thyroid anymore


Person standing on scale.
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Thyroid disease does not cause weight gain


Radiation warning sign.
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If you're hyperthyroid, you need radioactive iodine (RAI)


Senior woman looking at meds in medicine cabinet.
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You shouldn't be on an antithyroid drug long-term


Surgical team in operating room.
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You always need a thyroidectomy for a suspicious nodule


Senior couple talking to happy doctor.
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Thyroid cancer is the "good" cancer


Supplements in hand.
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Supplements can't help your thyroid


Mary Shomon

Mary Shomon

@thyroidmary

Mary Shomon is a patient advocate and New York Times bestselling author who empowers readers with information on thyroid and autoimmune disease, diabetes, weight loss and hormonal health from an integrative perspective. Mary has been a leading force advocating for more effective, patient-centered hormonal healthcare. Mary also co-stars in PBS’ Healthy Hormones TV series.

Mary also serves on HealthCentral’s Health Advocates Advisory Board.

Mary Shomon's Books: https://www.mary-shomon.com/books Websites: http://www.Mary-Shomon.com https://www.ladadiabetesguide.com/