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Thyroid Problems in Pets: A Q&A With Veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman

Thyroid Problems in Pets: A Q&A With Veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman

Thyroid Problems in Pets: A Q&A With Veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman on Canine Hypothyroidism and Feline Hyperthyroidism......[Read More]
Types of Salt Used in Neti Pots

Types of Salt Used in Neti Pots

Jala Neti, a Sanskrit term for "water cleansing," uses neti pots to clean and irrigate nasal passageways. A Hatha yoga cleansing technique, neti pot mixtures composed of saline water cleanse the nasal passageways to relieve sinusitis, allergies and other nasal conditions. Neti pots have become incre......[Read More]
What Causes Thyroid Disease?

What Causes Thyroid Disease?

According to the Cleveland Clinic, approximately 20 million people in the United States have thyroid disease. Women are more likely to have thyroid problems than men. There are several causes of thyroid disease, depending upon which type of disorder a person has. Hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and ......[Read More]
Teenage Girls Most Likely to Develop Pediatric Thyroid Cancer

Teenage Girls Most Likely to Develop Pediatric Thyroid Cancer

Research shows that pediatric thyroid cancer shows up most commonly in the teenage years, and primarily in young women. ......[Read More]
Fluctuating Hearing Loss and Education Impact

Fluctuating Hearing Loss and Education Impact

At any given time, one in three young school age children will have a conductive hearing loss, which will impact their learning.......[Read More]
Planning to Lose Weight in the New Year? Experts Say, "Think Sleep"

Planning to Lose Weight in the New Year? Experts Say, "Think Sleep"

Planning to Lose Weight in the New Year? Experts Say, "Think Sleep."/ Thyroid Weight Loss Center / Lose Weight and Diet With Thyroid Disease / Fighting Obesity and Overweight When You're Hypothyroid, from your Thyroid Guide, Mary Shomon......[Read More]
What Causes Nose Bleeds in Adults?

What Causes Nose Bleeds in Adults?

It seems as though when you are raising children that every time you turn around, one or the other has a nosebleed. Generally, this isn't a serious issue and is quickly resolved. However, with adults, it's a different story altogether. When children have a nosebleed, it is usually due to nasal dryin......[Read More]
Picture 65

Picture 65

Examples of art on the walls of the tunnels at the Rochester Institute of Technology/National Technical Institute for the Deaf......[Read More]
What Is a TSH Level?

What Is a TSH Level?

A TSH level test measures the amount of thyroid simulating hormone in your blood. This hormone is made by the pituitary gland and tells the thyroid to make the hormones thyroxine and triiodothyronine. Abnormal values can indicate thyroid dysfunction.......[Read More]
How to Clean My Nose After Deviated Septum Surgery

How to Clean My Nose After Deviated Septum Surgery

Cleaning your nose after deviated septum surgery must be done with care. You'll need to keep your nose cold to relieve pressure, reduce swelling and pain associated with surgery. To relieve crusting, your doctor may recommend a nasal saline solution and ointments to use on the incision and in the no......[Read More]
SVP 1987

SVP 1987

National Technical Institute for the Deaf Summer Vestibule Program (SVP) signs from 1969 to 2002.......[Read More]
Sinus Infections While Pregnant

Sinus Infections While Pregnant

Along with all the wonderful things that pregnancy brings comes the dreaded sinus infection. According to Lisa Rodriguez, R.N., and Marjorie Greenfield, M.D., pregnancy increases nasal congestion, which tends to lead to more cold and sinus issues. Although they are a nuisance, sinus infections are r......[Read More]
Gallaudet Murders Arrest

Gallaudet Murders Arrest

Joseph Mesa Gallaudet University deaf hard of hearing murders......[Read More]
What Are the Causes of Tonsillitis?

What Are the Causes of Tonsillitis?

Most commonly afflicting children, tonsillitis is an inflammation or infection of the tonsils. These lymph nodes are situated behind and above the tongue; they're on both sides of the throat. The tonsils have a pivotal role in the immune system by equipping the body with the tools to resist infectio......[Read More]
Sinus Infection From Mold

Sinus Infection From Mold

Symptoms such as an inflamed nasal passage, body aches and a cold that worsens usually suggest a sinus infection caused by bacteria. However, sometimes sinus problems aren't due to bacterial infections but are caused from molds. A sinus infection caused by molds can easily be overlooked because of i......[Read More]
Herbs & Vitamins for Thyroid Function

Herbs & Vitamins for Thyroid Function

While there is no scientific evidence that vitamin supplements or herbs can help improve thyroid function, natural food experts, including Dr. Ivan Kelley III of The Natural Health Place, encourage those with low thyroid activity to eat a diet rich in foods that support thyroid function and to consi......[Read More]
Study Finds Patients Prefer Combination T4/T3 Treatment

Study Finds Patients Prefer Combination T4/T3 Treatment

Research featured in the May 2005 issue of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism has demonstrated that hypothyroidism patients prefer a combination T4/T3 treatment to T4-only treatment. The researchers also found that combination treatment is associated with weight loss, while T4-only......[Read More]