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12 Most Common Thyroid Disorders

The thyroid gland (located in the front of the neck) is very important to metabolic processes in your body, but ...

Common Causes of Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is prevalent among older women and the symptoms can be quite uncomfortable. We look into some of the common ...

What Every Woman Should Know About Her Thyroid

Thyroid problems affect millions of women in North America each year. And yet we still don’t know a lot about ...

Important Indications of an Under-Active Thyroid

According to the American Thyroid Association (ATA), roughly 5-percent of U.S. adults suffer from hypothyroidism, or an underactive thyroid, making ...

Signs & Symptoms Indicating You May Have a Thyroid Problem

While approximately 59-million people in the US suffer from thyroid issues—the great majority aren’t even aware they have a problem. ...

7 Health Signs Your Thyroid Isn’t Working Properly

It’s a relatively small part of your body, but it can cause big problems if it’s out of whack. ...

Hyperthyroidism: 8 Signs and Symptoms of an Overactive Thyroid

Having a key part of your endocrine system work too hard can actually be hard on your health – we’re ...

7 Ways to Naturally Boost Thyroid Function

Your thyroid gland is relatively small and fits into your throat area, but it has an enormous effect on your ...

10 Need to Know Thyroid Cancer Facts

According to the Thyroid Cancer Survivor’s Association, or ThyCa, thyroid cancer is the leading endocrine cancer, with increased incidence during ...

Most Common Symptoms and Causes of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental illness that is marked by periods of depression (feeling down) and mania (expressing high ...

The Incredible Health Benefits of Copper

For thousands of years, copper has played an important role in human history. ...

The Most Common Causes of Hypertension

Heart disease is one of the biggest silent killers on a global scale. ...

12 Causes of Congestive Heart Failure

Heart failure refers to a condition in which the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body’s metabolic needs. ...

6 Interesting Health Autoimmune Disease Facts

Autoimmune diseases (when the body’s immune response turns against healthy cells) are on a sharp increase in the U.S. ...

Food Ingredients That are a Recipe for Depression

There’s been a lot of discussion lately about the gut/brain connection, and along the same lines, experts have already identified ...