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This Patients' Guide is a resource for parents of children with type 1 diabetes. Learn about meal planning, treating hypoglycemia, and managing sick days.
Adrenoleukodystrophy is a rare genetic disease passed down from parent to child that affects the nervous system, adrenal glands, and/or testicles. The disease is more common, more severe and occurs earlier in males than females, and is found in approximately one in 20,000 people. Learn more here.
Visit our Recipe Guide for easy diabetic recipes. We have 5 delicious recipes for you to try, including a dessert recipe for carrot cake. Every diabetic recipe includes nutritional information to help you make smart food decisions as you manage your diab
Learn about your risk for menopause-related complications, such as heart disease, urinary problems, and weight gain.
Growth hormone deficiency can happen when the body doesn’t produce enough growth hormone, a hormone produced in the pituitary gland. Learn more about GHD and common risk factors in this article.
Radioactive iodine treats hyperthyroidism by gradually shrinking the thyroid—ultimately destroying the gland.
A recent lawsuit by an environmental nonprofit accuses the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of allowing certain chemicals in household products that may put Americans at risk for hypothyroidism. Fox News reports that the agency claimed toxic chemicals found in antimicrobial soap and other personal care products could damage reproductive organs, sperm quality and the production of sex and thyroid hormones. The National Resources Defense Council alleges that these claims are true.
Although a healthy diet can’t cure or prevent hyperthyroidism, eating healthy foods may help ease hyperthyroidism symptoms. But what foods should you eat? This slideshow shows you 5 foods to eat for hyperthyroidism.
Read this article to learn what tests and exams your doctor may use to diagnose Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. These tests, along with a physical examination, will help your doctor detect the presence of this common thyroid disorder.
Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland is overactive and makes excessive amounts of thyroid hormone. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for hyperthyroidism.