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IgG4 antibodies in autoimmune thyroid disease

Thyroiditis (inflammation of the thyroid gland) is a condition that can be triggered by infectious diseases, pregnancy, radiation, and toxins. Thyroiditis is often the result [...]

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How hypothyroidism can lead to respiratory concerns

1-2% of adults suffer from moderate to severe hypothyroidism. In extreme situations at times, moderate to severe hypothyroidism could cause respiratory problems and symptoms. Respiratory [...]

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Ways to support your immune system naturally

While suffering from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis or Graves’ Disease, your immune system mistakes molecules in your thyroid gland as foreign, and subsequently, attacks them. This attacks [...]

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Thyroid imbalance can affect your heart in many ways

Thyroid hormones play a very important role in regulating your cardiovascular system. For this reason, thyroid hormone imbalance, whether hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism, can lead to [...]

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Hypothyroidism caused by hemithyroidectomy

A hemithyroidectomy is the surgical removal of only one of the thyroid lobes. Research says that post-operative hypothyroidism (hypothyroidism caused by the operation) develops in [...]

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The link between osteoporosis and depression

Bone loss and osteoporosis can result from a variety of conditions, including Vitamin D deficiency and diabetes. High cortisol levels resulting from an overproduction of [...]

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