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Battling Thyroid Conditions
Within the past several months are you feeling like your normal self or does something feel off? If you feel off, but you can't explain why, it might be your thyroid.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Natural compounds to improve thyroid function
One of the fastest rising health conditions in the US is hypothyroidism. The most common symptoms experienced are lethargy, depression and weight gain.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Is that a yawn or a warning sign of heart disease?
We have a lot of different terms for being tired . We have reasons to be tired that make complete sense to us.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Thyroxine may overcome mutated thyroid hormone receptor effects
Patients with a mutation in the thyroid hormone receptor I gene that affects both the thyroid hormone receptor I 1 and I 2 protein variants have similar characteristics to patients with mutations affecting only the I 1 variant, report researchers.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Depressed or Anxious? Check Your Thyroid
Six weeks ago I woke up tired and depressed, like I have so often in the last year.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Restoring thyroid hormones in heart may prevent heart disease from diabetes
Administering low doses of a thyroid hormone to rats with diabetes helps restore hormone levels in their hearts and prevented deterioration of heart function and pathology, according to a new study by NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine professor A. Martin Gerdes.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
The Miami Herald
Understanding the complexities of treating the thyroid
Travel consultant Christine Ciletti, a thyroid cancer survivor in Boca Raton, has her spirit back after surgery and hormone treatments.
Hair loss pills made my penis shrink
'Hair loss pills made my penis shrink': Man ends up in psychiatric unit after becoming severely depressed about the side-effects He then experienced low moods, depression and says his penis is much thinner and shorter and only functions 10 per cent of the time - with Viagra Speaking on ITV's This Morning, he said: 'I became paranoid about my ... (more)
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Hormone-disrupting activity of fracking chemicals worse than initially found
Many chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, can disrupt not only the human body's reproductive hormones but also the glucocorticoid and thyroid hormone receptors, which are necessary to maintain good health, a new study finds.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Hypothyroidism May Lead to Impaired Driving
People with significant hypothyroidism can experience impaired driving similar to those who are driving when intoxicated by alcohol, a new study finds.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Are you suffering from adrenal fatigue?
Stress causes weight fluctuations, chronic subluxations and fatigue. All of this can be due to your body being deficient in vitamins/minerals and/or being toxic.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Your thyroid and infertility
The thyroid is a gland located at the base of your neck. It is a primary component in metabolism, and plays a significant role in many areas of a woman's reproductive life, from conception through to delivery.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Mental Help Net
Targeted Thyroid Testing Not Effective in Pregnancy
A targeted thyroid testing approach is not effective during pregnancy in clinical practice, according to a study published online June 4 in Obstetrics & Gynecology .
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Decreased pain threshold and enhanced synaptic transmission in the...
Thyroid hormones are essential for the maturation and functions of the central nervous system.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Could ignorance of illness be better for mental health?
People who don't know they have health problems rate their own health as good, according to a new study, but their self-image worsens when they're aware of their diagnosis.
Hyperthyroidism patients more likely to take extended sick leave than healthy peers
People who have hyperthyroidism are more likely to take sick leave for extended periods than their healthy colleagues, particularly in the first year after diagnosis, according to a new study.
5 Blood Tests That Are Worth The Prick
What it does: A CRP test identifies the presence of C-reactive proteins, which are indicators of inflammation in the body.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Why are my eyelashes greying?
Eyelashes may turn grey for many reasons; some natural, and others as a result of medical conditions or genetic disorders.