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
$40 Billion Dollar Rip Off: No FDA Oversight of Supplements As they are Listed as Food not Drugs! The supplement companies avoid FDA evaluation of their claims because unless they say it cures disease they can say whatever they want. They are...More info
ABC’s of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis Hashimoto’s disease, also called chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis or autoimmune thyroiditis, is an autoimmune disease. Hashimoto’s disease often leads to reduced thyroid function, or hypothyroidism...More info
A TSH Above 4.0 Needs Thyroid Hormone Therapy During Pregnancy Excerpts of an article about Spyridoula Maraka’s, M.D. article in the British Medical Journal. Subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy the symptoms are subtle and can include...More info
The Italians Land an FDA Approved Liquid Hypothyroid Treatment in the USA. The Italians Land an FDA Approved Liquid Hypothyroid Treatment in the USA. FDA approves Liquid T4 for hypothyroidism and TSH suppression Levothyroxine, the synthetic form...More info
World’s heaviest Egyptian woman: Her Thyroid Disease is not the cause of her massive obesity. In early 2016, she reached 500 kilograms and was diagnosed with lymphatic obstruction and incidental thyroid deficiency. The transportation of Eman...More info