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6 Most Common Thyroid Disorders

The thyroid gland (located in the front of the neck) is very important to metabolic processes in your body, but ...

15 Signs You May Have a Thyroid Problem

While approximately 59-million people in the US suffer from thyroid issues—the great majority aren’t even aware they have a problem. ...

7 Health Signs Your Thyroid Isn’t Working Properly

It’s a relatively small part of your body, but it can cause big problems if it’s out of whack. ...

Hyperthyroidism: 8 Signs and Symptoms of an Overactive Thyroid

Having a key part of your endocrine system work too hard can actually be hard on your health – we’re ...

7 Ways to Naturally Boost Thyroid Function

Your thyroid gland is relatively small and fits into your throat area, but it has an enormous effect on your ...

10 Need to Know Thyroid Cancer Facts

According to the Thyroid Cancer Survivor’s Association, or ThyCa, thyroid cancer is the leading endocrine cancer, with increased incidence during ...

12 Causes of Congestive Heart Failure

Heart failure refers to a condition in which the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body’s metabolic needs. ...

6 Interesting Health Autoimmune Disease Facts

Autoimmune diseases (when the body’s immune response turns against healthy cells) are on a sharp increase in the U.S. ...

Heart Palpitation: 8 Reasons for Your Abnormal Heartbeat

Heart palpitations occur when the heart beat increases—it may noting a flutter, skipped beat, or heart rate that’s abnormally hard ...

15 Common Symptoms of Type II Diabetes

Over 25 million people in the U.S. ...

12 Common Physical Symptoms of Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa—which is often referred to simply as anorexia—is an eating disorder in which people “have an intense fear of ...

12 Causes and Symptoms of a Vitamin D Deficiency

Often referred to as the sunshine vitamin, vitamin D is made within the body when your skin is exposed to ...

Myalgia: 6 Common Reasons for Experiencing Muscle Pain

Better known as muscle pain, myalgia is a kind of musculoskeletal discomfort that affects almost everyone at some point throughout ...

12 Common Skin Conditions During Pregnancy

Common skin conditions observed during pregnancy can be divided into three categories: hormone-related, preexisting, and pregnancy-specific. ...

7 Health Facts about Hashimoto’s Disease

Your thyroid gland, located in your neck, is relatively small but has a big impact on your body’s functions. ...