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Are You a Thyroid Patient Trying to Lose Weight?

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Weight loss can be a frustrating challenge for many thyroid patients. Here are resources that can help you succeed. 

Thyroid Disease Spotlight10

Virus Epidemic Affecting U.S. Pigs, Natural Desiccated Thyroid Prices Rise

A viral epidemic is affecting the pig supply in the U.S. and causing prices of pork to rise. At the same time, the cost of some thyroid drugs made from pigs is also experiencing dramatic price increases.

Fireworks and Your Thyroid: The Controversy

A look at the environmental and thyroid impact of fireworks, which contain a thyroid-damaging chemical called perchlorate.

5 Ways to Get The Best Thyroid and Health Information

5 ways to use the Internet - whether by computer or smartphone -- to get health and thyroid information.

Understanding Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism - an underactive thyroid - is reviewed, including the causes, diagnosis, conventional and holistic treatment approaches.

Thyroid News Roundup - Spring 2014

The latest news regarding thyroid disease, thyroid cancer, thyroid surgery, cancer, model Molly Sims, and celiac disease.

Lobectomy Sufficient for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancers

A lobectomy - partial removal of the thyroid gland - appears to be as effective as a total thyroidectomy -- in treating cancerous nodules under 4 mm.

New Drug Helps Radioactive Iodine-Resistant Thyroid Cancer

A new drug, lenvatinib may help the 5 to 15 percent of patients with differentiated thyroid cancer who don't respond to radioactive iodine treatment

Hypothyroidism: A Holistic Perspective

A look at holistic approaches for hypothyroidism, including diet, soy, endocrine disruptors, supplements, yoga, guided mediation, and chiropractic care.

Is Thyroid Diagnosis and Treatment Sexist?

Thyroid patient advocate Mary Shomon describes why sexism makes thyroid diagnosis and treatment more difficult for women with thyroid disease.

Stop Making These 9 Thyroid Mistakes

Are you a thyroid patient making one of these 9 common mistakes that can interfere with your treatment, health, and quality of life?

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