The thyroid gland creates and produces hormones that play a role in many systems throughout the body. When your thyroid makes too much or too [...]
One of the most common prescription drugs in America – levothyroxine – is used by people with underactive [...]
Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck. It produces hormones that regulate your heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My sister was diagnosed recently with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. She mentioned having to take medication and being on a special diet. Is there [...]
Are you over 60, feeling fatigued and slowly gaining weight? These may be subtle signs of hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid.
Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism and have been getting conflicting information on what I should eat and drink. I love yogurt [...]
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DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm five months pregnant and was just diagnosed with hypothyroidism. I've never had thyroid problems before. Could this diagnosis be connected to [...]
January is Thyroid Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about Hashimoto's disease.
Hashimoto's disease, also known as Hashimoto's [...]