Thyroid Goiters 101: Early Records What did We Learn? Today we still use iodine for endemic goiters, thyroid hormone , and ethanol for ablation of thyroid cysts and small primary thyroid cancers. After all these years surgery is still the most...More info
Santa Monica Thyroid Center’s Dr.Richard Guttler uses Dr.Carole Spencer’s USC Thyroid Laboratory Exclusively
Santa Monica Thyroid Center’s Dr.Richard Guttler uses Dr.Carole Spencer’s USC Thyroid Laboratory Exclusively. When I stopped doing thyroid tests in my office under her supervision, I closed my thyroid lab and use her thyroid lab at...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: 9 steps to Avoid Bankruptcy on your way to a Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis Thyroid Cancer patients are “almost three times more likely to declare bankruptcy,” 500,000 thyroid cancer survivors are subjected to more tests more...More info
Higher Free T3 in Males Strich D et al Endo. Practice (23) July 7 2017 803-807 Major findings include higher FT3 in males except very young and very old. It is key to not treat elderly males with lower Free T3 with thyroid hormone as it will...More info
Thyroid Clinic Physician Takes a ‘Deep Dive’ in A Shallow Pool of Data The use of thyroid from pigs has been shown to be dangerous because of the wrong T4/T3 ratio of 4/1 compared humans 14/1. Thank god they closed this one physicians...More info
To Take Thyroid Hormone or Not if You are Over 65 and New Mild Hypothyroidism. Waste of money and time? Maybe TENS of thousands of patients taking a common drug to treat an under-active thyroid will get next to no benefit from it, according to a...More info
Survey of Thyroid Specialists by American Thyroid Association: Adverse Outcomes with Thyroid Hormone Extract THE
Survey of Thyroid Specialists by American Thyroid Association: Adverse Outcomes with Thyroid Hormone Extract THE Shrestha RT et al Endo Prac 23(5) May 2017 p.566 The adverse symptoms reported. Hyperthyroid 60%—-Hypothyroid...More info
Thyroid Treatment 101: Time to Get Rid of Thyroid Extract: 19 th Century Treatment in the 21 st Century.
Thyroid Treatment 101: Time to Get Rid of Thyroid Extract THE: 19 th Century Treatment in the 21 st Century. Shrestha RT et al Endocrine Practice 23(5) May 2017 Adverse effects from Armour thyroid ( thyroid hormone extract)THE 174 reports...More info
Once a Week T4 Dosing for Hypothyroidism: It Works But Who Needs IT? Rarely Anyone Once weekly L-thyroxine works among previously non-compliant young and middle-aged adults. Also those who are non-adherent to daily dosing. May be suitable to...More info
Is pig extract a thyroid cure? The Answer is a Definite NO Hypothyroidism is often treated with synthetic human thyroid hormone, but that didn’t improve patients energy level so her primary tried a seldom used remedy: pig thyroid extract. Doctors...More info
For all you few who are unhappy with the present treatment for hypothyroidism with T4, how about the treatment in 1870-90.
For all you few who are unhappy with the present treatment for hypothyroidism with T4, how about the treatment in 1870-90? There was none! It was universally fatal. Try to stop complaining about some symptoms there are still present and be...More info
Hard to Treat Hypothyroidism in 2017? Think about When it was Really Hard in The Past. Stop whining. The images are from two young sisters. One on the left had her thyroid removed before they knew about thyroid hormone. After years you can see...More info