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Thyroid Facts #2

Thyroid Facts #2

Thyroid Facts #2 12 % of all Americans will develop thyroid disease in their lifetime. 60% of Americans are living with some form of thyroid disease and do not know it. Females have a 5X-8X increased risk of getting thyroid diseases than men...

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Hyperthyroid: A history

Hyperthyroid: A history

1860 surgeons removed the thyroid goiters in the hyperthyroid patients, but it killed them. In the ones that survived the hyperthyoid condition improved. 1880 they could remove the thyroid without killing many of them. 1890 the use of excessive...

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