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Tammy Gets an Implant - Six Months Later

Tammy Gets an Implant - Six Months Later

More than six months after receiving her implant, Tammy Beaulieu describes what her life has been like with sound.......[Read More]
How to Get Your Natural Desiccated Thyroid Drug Prescription Filled

How to Get Your Natural Desiccated Thyroid Drug Prescription Filled

As the shortage of natural desiccated thyroid drugs -- like Armour and Nature-Throid -- worsens, patients are finding it more difficult to get prescriptions filled. But if you are on a natural desiccated thyroid drug, and it's time to get your prescription refilled, here are some pointers to he......[Read More]
What's Happening to Thyroid Patients Taking Eltroxin Brand Levothyroxine in New Zealand?

What's Happening to Thyroid Patients Taking Eltroxin Brand Levothyroxine in New Zealand?

A reformulation of the GlaxoSmithKline drug Eltroxin, a levothyroxine drug used to treat hypothyroidism, has thyroid patients in New Zealand complaining about symptoms and crying foul.......[Read More]
About Hypothyroidism & Infertility

About Hypothyroidism & Infertility

Hypothyroidism is a medical condition that results when the body makes insufficient amounts of the thyroid hormone. Because mild hypothyroidism does not always cause obvious symptoms, the disorder may remain undiagnosed for many years. In some women, low levels of thyroid hormones interfere with ovu......[Read More]
Abbott Laboratories (was Knoll Pharmaceuticals)

Abbott Laboratories (was Knoll Pharmaceuticals)

Abbott Labs -- was Knoll Pharmaceuticals -- Mary Shomon's Thyroid Drug Database, featuring Thyroid Drugs & Manufacturers, and Information on Drugs Including Synthroid, Levothyroxine, Armour, Cytomel, T3 and Others......[Read More]
Hearing Dogs for the Deaf

Hearing Dogs for the Deaf

Hearing dogs may increase the independence of some deaf and hard of hearing people.......[Read More]
Thyroid Disease: One Size Does Not Fit All

Thyroid Disease: One Size Does Not Fit All

A look at how the concept of thyroid disease, as well as diagnosis and treatment, is not a cookie-cutter, one-size-fits-all process.......[Read More]
How to Prevent Graves Disease

How to Prevent Graves Disease

Graves' disease is a disorder of the immune system in which an overactive thyroid gland makes too much thyroid hormone, throwing off body metabolism. Metabolism is important in controlling mood, weight, and mental and physical energy levels. Graves' disease can cause protruding eyes, increased app......[Read More]
Herbal Remedies for Thyroid Problems

Herbal Remedies for Thyroid Problems

It is becoming more and more common these day to have a thyroid imbalance. People suffering from hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's thyroiditis know how frustrating it can be to try to keep the thyroid regulated and in balance. There are many medications you can take to help regulate th......[Read More]
Information on Over Active Thyroid

Information on Over Active Thyroid

Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) is a condition in which the thyroid gland produces too much of the hormone thyroxine. Hyperthyroidism is a serious condition that can lead to permanent heart damage or even death.......[Read More]
Chiropractors See Thyroid as Marketing Cash Cow

Chiropractors See Thyroid as Marketing Cash Cow

Chiropractors are offering free special reports, consultations and case reviews about thyroid disease, but thyroid patients need to be aware that there are limitations to what a chiropractor can do to diagnose and treat thyroid disease.......[Read More]
What You Need to Know About Post-Pregnancy Thyroid Health

What You Need to Know About Post-Pregnancy Thyroid Health

A look at postpartum thyroiditis -- thyroid disease after pregnancy -- based on the Guidelines of the American Thyroid Association for the Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Disease During Pregnancy and Postpartum.......[Read More]
How to Treat Anosmia

How to Treat Anosmia

Anosmia is a rare disorder in which patients lose their sense of smell and can then lose their sense of taste. Loss of smell and taste is serious, because these senses warn people of danger from smoke, spoiled food or harmful chemicals. Several treatments are available depending on the root of the p......[Read More]
Foods That Are Good for Sinus Allergies

Foods That Are Good for Sinus Allergies

Sinus allergies are caused by the inhalation of irritants, such as dust, smoke, car fumes and pollen. These irritants clog the sinuses, which prevents the sinuses from draining, causing a build-up of fluid producing pressure in the head and face. If you are suffering from sinus allergies,.........[Read More]
How to Get Rid of a Blocked Nose

How to Get Rid of a Blocked Nose

A blocked nose means your nasal passages feel full and stuffy. You may have a runny nose as well. The condition can interfere with your ears, hearing and speech development, and when your case of blocked nose is more severe it can cause snoring and interfere with sleeping. Your nose gets blocked whe......[Read More]
Sign for Fish

Sign for Fish

Sign for Fish......[Read More]
JAMA Publishes New Research Saying T3 Offers No Benefit

JAMA Publishes New Research Saying T3 Offers No Benefit

The December 2003 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association has published an article looking at the use of T4 levothyroxine alone, versus T4 plus T3, and concluded that T3 did not offer any added benefit......[Read More]
Sign for Nuts

Sign for Nuts

Sign for Nuts......[Read More]