Thyroid hormone for Bipolar Disorder: Is it Really Groundbreaking? Too early to tell. Need other researchers to to confirm before you quit your bipolar drugs and take big doses of T4! DR.Guttler opinion on this article. Precision medicine, the...More info
Hypothyroid 101:Could My Child Have Chronic Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT and Subclinical Hypothyroidism?
Could My Child Have Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Subclinical Hypothyroidism? DR.Guttler’s opinion: The most important for your child is to find out if there is autoimmune thyroid disease in the first degree relatives. Also if there are...More info
Thyroid Nodular Goiter 101: What to Know if You have one. A swelling in the neck due to an enlarged thyroid gland is called a goiter. Worldwide, the most common cause of thyroid goiter is iodine deficiency. However, this is becoming a rarer cause...More info
Hypothyroid 101: Thyroid Awareness in the USA. 5 % of US population has hypothyroidism. Levothyroxine LT4 is the main treatment. 50% do not take their prescribed medication. 42,000 participants 7% reported they had hypothyroidism. Most 97%...More info
Hypothyroid 101: Long Fasts Like in Ramadan Cause Decreased Quality of life QOL and Abnormal TSH. Recent study or 64 fasting Muslims hypothyroid patients during Ramadan missed 1-2 doses of T4 during 26 day fast. TSH rose and QOL scores...More info
Subclinical Hypothyroidism 101: Causes Brain to Shrink? Dr.Guttler’s comments: Study looked at 2500 patient’s brain images. TSH > 3.3 was considered subclinical hypothyroid. These patients had significantly lower brain volume. The...More info
Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT 101: Rheumatoid Arthritis RA Increases Your risk of CHT. Dr.Guttler’s comments: My CHT patients rarely get other autoimmune disease like RA. This study suggests CHT may precede the onset of RA by 5...More info
Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis 101: This is a very poor article to read if you want to know about this disease.
Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis 101: This is a very poor article to read if you want to know about this disease. Dr.Guttler’s comments. 1.I will list what is bogus about his article. 2. “To give you an idea of how bad it was, your...More info
Smoking and Overweight Mothers Put Unborn Child At Risk. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1.Both predispose babies to disease after birth. 2. 3 percent of pregnant women do not make enough thyroid hormone. 3. This is linked with increased risk of...More info
1.Soy can also increase possible health risks such as Thyroid problem. 2.In one study, researchers found that women with higher soy intake showed an elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) which signified hypothyroidism. 3. However...More info
Hypothyroid101: Women are from Venus and Men are from Mars: Differences in Symptoms for Women vs Men .
Hypothyroid 101: Women are from Venus and Men are from Mars: Differences in Symptoms for Women vs Men . Venus Mars This condition is most common in women and people older than 50. Also at birth and even in children as early as age 7. People...More info
Hypothyroid 101: When to Treat Subclinical Hypothyroidism? You treat when the patient has a goiter, or nodule associated with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT and Subcinical hypothyroidism. Dr.Guttler’s comments on this article. Of course...More info