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Recent trends in levothyroxine prescriptions

Levothyroxine is a synthetic version of the main hormone produced by the thyroid gland (thyroxine or T4) and is commonly used to treat hypothyroidism. Current [...]

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HOW CAN THYROID FUNCTION GO WRONG? THYROID AUTOIMMUNITY

(HASHIMOTO’S AND GRAVES’ DIESEASE) The most common reason for having abnormal thyroid function is an immune system attack, causing the thyroid gland to either slow [...]

By |May 16th, 2018|Categories: Hashimoto's and Graves Disease|Comments Off on HOW CAN THYROID FUNCTION GO WRONG? THYROID AUTOIMMUNITY

Hypothyroidism in Newborns, Children and Adolescents

Children and adolescents can be affected by hypothyroidism as well. The symptoms are more or less the same as in adults; however, pay attention to [...]

By |May 10th, 2018|Categories: Symptoms and Effects|Comments Off on Hypothyroidism in Newborns, Children and Adolescents