My colleague, Dr. Rich Fogoros, About.com's Guide to Heart Disease, has a very informative summary of the research that has just come out this week connecting subclinical hypothyroidism to the risk of developing diastolic heart failure. What is
diastolic heart failure, you ask? Have no fear! Dr. Rich explains it in his always clear and understandable style, along with the implications of the study. Definitely worth a read!