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Ben Walfish

About Ben Walfish

Ben Walfish is a freelance writer and editor with a background in higher education, specifically in providing editing services for doctoral candidates. He is Assistant Business Manager at the Integrated Innovation Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, where he also received his MS degree. He is a member of the International Association of Professional Writers & Editors.

Articles Written by Ben Walfish

What Is Hyperthyroidism?
Hyperthyroidism occurs when an overactive thyroid is caused by an autoimmune condition or an enlarged thyroid gland. This results in increased metabolism, high thyroid levels, elevated thyroid hormones, and is often treated with surgery.

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