Posts Tagged ‘thyroid problems’

Congenital Hypothyroidism in Children

Congenital Hypothyroidism in Children

Congenital hypothyroidism in children can be avoided during infancy if treated properly. Researchers in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, examined the relationships among congenital hypothyroidism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, and autism in 55 children with congenital hypothyroidism from birth to age 11 years. They found that both under and over treatment of congenital hypothyroidism is causing problems. You can read…

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Eye Exams: Are They Really Needed

Eye Exams: Are They Really Needed

Eye exams are typically part of everyone’s health care routine, but are they really needed on a yearly basis? Many that don’t wear glasses or contacts will put off eye exams for years or until there is a problem, when in reality, an exam can catch health problems in their early stages. So, how often…

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Pesticides Could Lead to Thyroid Problems

Pesticides

Pesticides are part of our world today. They are used on just about all the food we eat. The consumption of pesticides can be harmful and can cause a thyroid problem, as quoted by doctors at Endocrine Society of Bengal (ESB) that the exposure to pesticides could act as endocrine disruptors hence leading to Thyroid…

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Does Adrenal Stress Equal Thyroid Problems

Adrenal stress

Adrenal stress is a term we hear a lot but what exactly is it and how does it affect our thyroids? Stress is one of the biggest influences on your adrenal glands, and the health of your adrenal glands directly impacts the health of your thyroid gland. Things like long commutes, too little sleep, financial hardships…

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Thyroid Problems: 7 Helpful Hints

If you suspect you have thyroid problems, there are some things you need to know. Here are 7 hints that will help with your understanding of your thyroid and what you should do before and during your visit with your heath care provider and also what to exect if you do receive a thyroid disease…

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10 Things You Need to Know About Your Thyroid (#4’s a Doozy!)

Poor thyroid function causes more problems than most people realize. Here are 10 things you need to know about your thyroid to help you receive the treatment you deserve. This article was published on http://cancerfactsheet.org/10-things-you-need-to-know-about-your-thyroid-4s-a-doozy/ Thyroid Problems Come in Several General Varieties The most common forms of thyroid problems are: Hypothyroidism, which is under-functioning of the thyroid gland…

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Chemicals in Carpets, Cosmetics Tied to Thyroid Problems

Issue #181 February 24, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. I hope everyone is well. Today, we are looking at how chemicals in the products we purchase are changing the way our thyroids function. Many of these chemicals we are not even aware of. Enjoy. Corri Chemicals in Carpets, Cosmetics Tied to Thyroid Problems Exposure to a…

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Top Ten Signs You May Have a Thyroid Problem

Issue # 130 August 29, 2013 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Wow! Where did the summer go? I hope everyone has a great Labor Day Weekend! Today, Mary Shomon is going to give you the top ten signs your thyroid is not functioning properly. Enjoy! Corri   Top 10 Signs That You May Have a Thyroid Problem…

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