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Misophonia

Misophonia

Misophonia is a chronic condition in which certain sounds cause an unusual emotional response ranging from irritation to rage.......[Read More]
Post Nasal Drip Exercise

Post Nasal Drip Exercise

Post nasal drip refers to the sensation of a thick mucous discharge dripping down the back of the throat. This phlegm often becomes infected because it is just lying stagnant in the back of the throat, making it susceptible to bacteria. According to Ent-consult.com, when the amount of liquid secrete......[Read More]
Nasal Polyp Removal

Nasal Polyp Removal

Nasal polyps are often tear-shaped growths on the exterior of the nose itself as well as inside the sinuses and nasal lining and passages. They are normally noncancerous. They are essentially formed by chronic inflammation of nasal mucous membranes. People with allergic rhinitis or membrane swelli......[Read More]
Sinus Relief With Massage

Sinus Relief With Massage

Sinus pain and pressure can be very unpleasant and debilitating, and the buildup can often lead to infection, which may cause further symptoms such as sore throat and headache. The sinus passages need to stay clear to avoid such problems. Luckily there are some easy exercises to naturally drain the......[Read More]
When Your Loved One Has Thyroid Disease

When Your Loved One Has Thyroid Disease

Thyroid patients may wonder how to explain to family members or friends what they are going through? It's difficult to fully explain what's going on with a chronic disease that is, in many ways,......[Read More]
Herbs & Spices for the Treatment of Post-Nasal Drip

Herbs & Spices for the Treatment of Post-Nasal Drip

Post nasal drip is often the result of persistent allergies, sinusitis or a common cold. You can treat this aggravating condition with various herbs and spices to loosen and thin the secretions that are clogging your throat. Before embarking on an herbal or spice treatment plan for post-nasal drip, ......[Read More]
Visual Problems & Sinus Disease

Visual Problems & Sinus Disease

Sinus disease has many effects and can complicate daily life. In many cases sinus disease can lead to temporary visual problems due to the pressure build up behind the eyes. The visual problems caused by sinus disease are not permanent and will subside after the sinus cavity returns to its healthy s......[Read More]
Chief Justice Rehnquist Dies of Thyroid Cancer

Chief Justice Rehnquist Dies of Thyroid Cancer

After a more than 10-month battle with thyroid cancer, Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist died on September 3, 2005. Explore the biography and health history of this legendary jurist, including information about his thyroid cancer treatment.......[Read More]
Thyroid Surgery Without a Neck Scar

Thyroid Surgery Without a Neck Scar

Thyroid Surgery Without a Neck Scar: Exploring Scarless Transaxillary Underarm Endoscopic Robotic Thyroid Surgery with Dr. Emad Kandil......[Read More]
How to Check for a Low Thyroid

How to Check for a Low Thyroid

Active people can sometimes get overly tired, gain weight, or develop swellings on the throat. These are some symptoms of low thyroid function, but also of lots of other diseases. Whether to clear or confirm suspicions regarding low thyroid function, laboratory testing is the best, if not the only ......[Read More]
Reasons for Low TSH

Reasons for Low TSH

The pituitary gland produces thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), which boosts the thyroid's secretion of hormones thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3), affecting metabolism, heart rate, body temperature and protein production. Low TSH levels indicate hyperthyroidism, which has an array of causes.......[Read More]
A Healthy Journey: Fiona Goes to the Greek Islands

A Healthy Journey: Fiona Goes to the Greek Islands

Fiona Klonarides searches for a healthier life, leaving behind a high-stress job to find better health and solutions to her hypothyroidism in the Greek Islands. ......[Read More]
Hyperthyroidism and Graves' Disease During Pregnancy

Hyperthyroidism and Graves' Disease During Pregnancy

Hyperthyroidism -- an excess of thyroid hormone -- can occur during pregnancy. In pregnant women, hyperthyroidism is most often due to Graves' disease, but can be the result of changes in HCG levels that cause transient subclinical hyperthyroidism known as gestational transient thyrotoxicosis -......[Read More]
Is Thyroid Disease Really "Easy to Treat?"

Is Thyroid Disease Really "Easy to Treat?"

Is Thyroid Disease Really So "Easy to Treat?", a look at the current coverage of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism diagnosis and treatment, from Mary Shomon, your Thyroid Guide......[Read More]
People - Louis Frisino

People - Louis Frisino

A look at the career of Louis Frisino, a deaf artist.......[Read More]
How to Relieve Sinus Congestion & Pain

How to Relieve Sinus Congestion & Pain

Sinus problems can follow a cold, other upper respiratory infection, or a sinus infection. They can also be related to seasonal allergies. Typical signs of sinus problems include post nasal drip, a sore throat, headache, and facial pain. Regardless of the specific cause, there are numerous ways to r......[Read More]
Can You Be Born With a Thyroid Problem?

Can You Be Born With a Thyroid Problem?

In the United States, all newborns are tested for a range of diseases and defects, and thyroid functional testing is no exception. Because the thyroid gland plays such an important role in an infant's physical and mental development, early detection for hypothyroidism is vital. Without drug therapy ......[Read More]
Hashimoto's Patients Face Higher Risk of Thyroid Cancer

Hashimoto's Patients Face Higher Risk of Thyroid Cancer

Researchers looked the use of thyroidectomy — surgery to remove the thyroid gland — as a treatment for Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. They concluded that thyroidectomy can be performed in patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis with a low risk of permanent surgical complications. They al......[Read More]
Sinus Eye Pain

Sinus Eye Pain

Due to the fact that the sinus cavity is located directly behind the eyes, sinus irritation and sinus infections can cause mild- to-severe eye pain. This pain associated with the sinuses is easily treated by giving attention to the reason behind the pain. If it is a result of simple sinus inflammati......[Read More]
How to Straighten a Broken Nose

How to Straighten a Broken Nose

Straightening a broken nose is a type of fracture reduction, performed in a closed manner with instruments to grasp and manipulate the bones back into place through the skin, or in an open surgery called a rhinoplasty. Closed manipulation can be performed by an experienced physician in an office or ......[Read More]