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11 One-Hour DIYs For Your Bedroom

Bedroom looking a little bland? These 11 snazzy projects take less than an hour<p><b>1. Wooden Tray</b><p><i>Learning Creative Living</i><p>A wooden tray is a must-have for in-bed snackers. Load it up with snacks, coffee, and books, and it's a handy way to bring your morning essentials into the bedroom with you. All you …

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Factors That May Affect Your Thyroid Test Results

Thyroid blood tests are generally pretty straightforward and accurate, but sometimes certain factors can affect a person's individual results. With …

8 Myths Concerning Thyroid Disease Debunked

With respect to thyroid illness, myths and misconceptions abound. Here are 8 of these myths debunked.<p>Myth 1: Only Older Women Develop Thyroid Problems<p>…

Kale and Your Thyroid: What You Need to Know

Kale is touted as a wonder food, and you can find it on menus everywhere. But there may be some concerns about consuming kale if you have thyroid …

Thyroid Disease Treatment Options

The treatment for your thyroid condition depends on the type of thyroid problem and whether your thyroid is overactive, underactive, enlarged, or is …

10 Things You Should Know About Thyroid Doctors

Finding and working with the right doctor is a crucial part of living well with thyroid disease. Here are ten things to know about thyroid doctors …

Understanding Thyroid Function Tests and Normal Ranges

Blood tests for thyroid function are an important part of the process for diagnosing thyroid disease and treating thyroid conditions. Here is a …

Every Thyroid Patient Does Not Need an Endocrinologist

Many people think that the best doctor to treat every thyroid condition is an endocrinologist.<p>Endocrinology is the specialty that offers advanced …

The Best Time to Take Your Thyroid Medication

If you are on thyroid hormone replacement medication, guidelines recommend that you take your thyroid pill first thing in the morning with water, on …

Is Your Thyroid Making You Exhausted?

Fatigue and severe exhaustion can be key symptoms of undiagnosed or insufficienty treated thyroid conditions. Unfortunately, for some patients, …

A Naturopathic View of Thyroid and Hormone Balance

Naturopathic doctors, or naturopathic physicians, depending on what state you're in, are clinicians that have been trained as primary care doctors …

Thyroid Disease - Symptoms, Treatment, and More

Thyroid disease is one of the most common, yet misunderstood and overlooked, conditions in Americans. It's estimated that in the United States, at …

Stop Making These 9 Thyroid Mistakes

For most thyroid patients, having thyroid disease is a lifetime, chronic health condition that can often be challenging. As patients, we do our best …

Brain Gain

The underground world of “neuroenhancing” drugs.<p>A young man I’ll call Alex recently graduated from Harvard. As a history major, Alex wrote about a dozen papers a semester. He also ran a student organization, for which he often worked more than forty hours a week; when he wasn’t on the job, he had …