Medical ignorance is epidemic and nowhere is this more evident than in how contemporary medicine views and treats thyroid cancer.
There is concern whether soy phytoestrogens may affect thyroid function. If true, soy phytoestrogens may be expected to have a greater impact in subjects with subclinical hypothyroidism.
The news is so bad this Sunday morning that I don’t know what to do or write. I could try screaming but I am not the type… or crying, well that comes almost too easily. Perhaps I am crazy.
Your thyroid gland is located in the front of your neck and is responsible for supporting all the functions in your body including your metabolism.
Reports of thyroid-cancer patients setting off radiation alarms and contaminating hotel rooms are prompting the agency in charge of nuclear safety to consider tighter rules.
My, you look glowing today!
Correct diagnosis is the key to practicing good medicine. That sounds obvious, but in my experience, many of us do not make truly correct diagnoses. Why else would we have such high numbers of ill people in our country despite the huge amount of money we spend on "health care"?
A new study has found repeated exposure to dental X-rays could be linked with an increased risk of developing thyroid cancer.
There is exciting news for thyroid patients: a study published in a highly respected and reputable endocrinology journal says that the combination of T4/T3 is superior to T4 only/levothyroxine treatment for hypothyroidism! Here are the details.