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Vitamin D deficiency: Contributor to autoimmune thyroid disease

Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis is an autoimmune thyroid disease characterized by the continuous attack upon cells of the body’s own thyroid gland. Although the cause of Hashimoto’s [...]

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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 [...]

By |October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Hypo and Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid Function, Thyroid Treatment|Tags: , |Comments Off on Recent trends in levothyroxine prescriptions

The family food environment: Promoting healthy eating in children

The characteristics of a child’s home life that affect the child’s dietary behavior is referred to as: the family food environment. The family food environment [...]

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Bacteria and hormones in your gut may be contributing to your weight problems

The obesity epidemic has long been attributed to a sedentary lifestyle and a high amount of energy consumption in our diets. New evidence is emerging [...]

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