Thyroid Disease


When your thyroid gland doesn’t produce the necessary amount of a specific hormone (underactive thyroid), or it produces too much (overactive thyroid), a number of different symptoms will present themselves. Find out more below, where we have gathered together popular questions and articles about the various causes and symptoms of thyroid disease.
Are You at Risk for Thyroid Disease?
Answer a few questions to find out if you have some of the most common symptoms for thyroid disease in our thyroid disease quiz.
Can Coconut Oil Help Cure Thyroid Disease?
After it was presented as a possible cure for hypothyroidism in a book many years ago, the popular, but controversial, notion that coconut oil may help cure thyroid disease was answered by experts at Mayo Clinic. The short answer: “No, it can’t.”
Thyroid Disease: Signs and Symptoms
Read more about the causes and symptoms of thyroid disease, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, goiters, nodules, and thyroid cancer.
Thyroid and Fluoride Link: Study Might Be Flawed
Read more about why the recent research study that found a possible link between fluoride and thyroid disease may not have been conducted with the necessary controls.