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Ovulation Spotting- Should You Be Worried

Ovulation Spotting- Should You Be Worried

Ovulation spotting or bleeding is a condition many are familiar with but do you know if you should be concerned? First of all, what is it? Basically, it’s when you have vaginal bleeding in the middle of your cycle, when you shouldn’t be spotting. For the most part, ovulation spotting shouldn’t be a concern, however…

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Spotting Before Your Period-Is It Your Thyroid

Spotting

Spotting before your period can be annoying, however most of the time it is nothing to worry about. However, with that being said, there are a few health conditions that cause spotting that need your attention. Most often spotting is caused by hormones, usually not enough progesterone, during your cycle. But, what if it’s not…

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The Water Crisis on Our Military Bases

The Water Crisis on Our Military Bases

The water crisis on our military bases was addressed this week in Washington. Military families are reporting birth defects, Stage IV cancer and thyroid disease due to the contaminated water at the bases.The hearing Wednesday was the first for the sub-panel under new leadership, and a reminder that the widespread concerns of per- and polyfluoroalkyl,…

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Thyroid Nodules: What You Need to Know

Thyroid Nodules: What You Need to Know

Thyroid nodules and the problems they cause are written about every week. However, when I ran across this article about thyroid nodules, I realized I know very little about them. Since they are fairly common, I am sharing this article by Tolu Ajiboye, who explains the symptoms, causes, how they are diagnosed and what the…

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Controlling Your Stress Improves Thyroid Health

Controlling Your Stress Improves Thyroid Health

Controlling your stress is a huge challenge if you have thyroid disease. As many of us know, if your stress levels are high your health is going to suffer. Many who suffer with Hashimoto’s will state that stress makes their symptoms worse and that managing the stress is a key component to keeping their disease…

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Hypothyroidism Flares: Do You Have Them?

Hypothyroidism Flares: Do You Have Them?

Hypothyroidism flares happen when you least expect them but can throw your life into a free fall. We know how it goes; everything is going fairly well and then all of a sudden it seems the world has crashed around us! You go from feeling fairly well, you are getting things done, you are having…

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Have a Great Memorial Day!

Have a Great Memorial Day

I would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Memorial Day! Enjoy your friends and family this weekend! Please take the time to thank a veteran for their service! It is due to their sacrifice that we have the freedoms we do! Have a Great Memorial Weekend! Corri    

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