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Checklist: Do I Have a Thyroid Problem?

Checklist: Do I Have a Thyroid Problem?

Hypothyroidism Risk/Symptoms Checklist, to help you obtain proper diagnosis and treatment.......[Read More]
Recipe for a Neti Pot

Recipe for a Neti Pot

A Neti pot is a small vessel used to cleanse the sinus cavities. This process is thought to relieve congestion and reduce swollen membranes associated with colds and allergies. Many use a Neti pot on a daily basis, particularly when allergies flare up or during the cold and flu season. This article ......[Read More]
How to Stop Nose Drip

How to Stop Nose Drip

Nasal discharge is a common ailment caused by colds, the flu, bacterial infections and hay fever, as well as when the body is exposed to an irritant such as tobacco smoke, dust, pollen or pet dander. While a runny nose will usually cure itself after a couple of days, there are a few things you can d......[Read More]
Cochlear Implants - Tammy Gets an Implant - The Evaluation

Cochlear Implants - Tammy Gets an Implant - The Evaluation

Part two of the Tammy Gets an Implant serial details the evaluation process.......[Read More]
The Role of Chiropractors in Thyroid Management

The Role of Chiropractors in Thyroid Management

Dr. Datis Kharrazian, a nutritionally-oriented chiropractor, and author of the book "Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms When My Lab Tests Are Normal?", discusses his thoughts on the role of chiropractors in thyroid management, and some of the controversies in integrative and functional t......[Read More]
Cause of Hearing Loss - Glue Ear

Cause of Hearing Loss - Glue Ear

Glue ear, or otitis media, is a common cause of hearing loss, especially in foreign countries.......[Read More]
Deaf and Hearing Relationships

Deaf and Hearing Relationships

Forum members discuss deaf and hearing relationships.......[Read More]
Eating for Health:Does When You Eat Matter?

Eating for Health:Does When You Eat Matter?

New research shows that time-restricted eating may be a key factor in weight loss.......[Read More]
Autoimmune Thyroid Problems

Autoimmune Thyroid Problems

Autoimmune thyroid problems are common and include a long list of signs and symptoms. The thyroid makes T3 and T4 hormones to regulate metabolism. When there is too much or too little of either of these hormones the result is autoimmune thyroid problems.......[Read More]
4 Thyroid Checklists You Can Take to Your Doctor

4 Thyroid Checklists You Can Take to Your Doctor

Risks and symptoms checklists you can take to your doctor, including checklists for thyroid disease, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, autoimmune diseases, chronic fatigue syndrome, and fibromyalgia.......[Read More]
Beat Sugar Addiction Now! By Jacob Teitelbaum, MD

Beat Sugar Addiction Now! By Jacob Teitelbaum, MD

Sugar addiction is a growing health issue, and Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum has identified the four common types of sugar addicts, along with signs and symptoms, and has put together a workbook with practical suggestions for how to treat, resolve and eliminate sugar addiction, including dietary changes, nat......[Read More]
10 Signs That You Need a New Thyroid Doctor

10 Signs That You Need a New Thyroid Doctor

How do you know when it's time to send your doctor packing, and find a new one? Here are 10 signs that you need a new doctor, from Mary Shomon, Thyroid Guide, patient advocate andauthor of a number of books and guides on thyroid disease and autoimmune disease......[Read More]
How to Read TSH Levels

How to Read TSH Levels

Thyroid stimulating hormone is secreted by the pituitary gland and is part of the body's mechanism that controls the amounts of thyroid hormones in your body. Thyroid hormones play an important role in regulating your metabolism. Any lack of coordination among the organs and mechanisms involved in ......[Read More]
The Treatments for Hyperactive Thyroid

The Treatments for Hyperactive Thyroid

The thyroid is a gland that regulates metabolism. This gland can become overactive or underactive, leading to changes in metabolism that can cause a variety of health problems. Fortunately, hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) can be corrected with treatments.......[Read More]
What Can Happen If You Have an Elevated TSH?

What Can Happen If You Have an Elevated TSH?

Your body signals the thyroid gland to raise or lower production of TSH, thyroid stimulating hormone. When a TSH level is elevated, this indicates that the thyroid is not secreting enough hormone, and you have a hypoactive thyroid.......[Read More]
Does Your Breathing Style Affect Your Sense of Smell?

Does Your Breathing Style Affect Your Sense of Smell?

Your sense of smell is directly related to how efficient your breathing is. The number one cause of loss of smell is because of a nasal obstruction blocking the passageways.......[Read More]
Estrogen and the Thyroid?

Estrogen and the Thyroid?

Estrogen and Thyroid Drugs, Mary Shomon's Thyroid Drug Database, featuring Thyroid Drugs & Manufacturers, and Information on Drugs Including Synthroid, Levothyroxine, Armour, Cytomel, T3 and Others......[Read More]
What Causes Croupy Cough in Infants Without Nasal Congestion?

What Causes Croupy Cough in Infants Without Nasal Congestion?

It is not uncommon for an infant to have a cough, even one that can occasionally sound harsh. There are lots of reasons for infant coughing, from benign and useful, to an indicator that something is amiss. Everything from viruses, infection, a tickle in the throat to the common cold can cause coughi......[Read More]
One Aspect of Paleo / Caveman Diets May Be a Thyroid Trigger

One Aspect of Paleo / Caveman Diets May Be a Thyroid Trigger

While many aspects of Paleo may benefit thyroid patients, one aspectof the diet -- eliminating salt -- may trigger unexpected thyroid problems.......[Read More]