5 Myths About Hypothyroidism

5 Myths About Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism, a condition in which our thyroid gland fails to produce adequate thyroid hormone, affects around 5 out of every 100 adults in the United States. However, many people are unaware of the condition’s facts. When hypothyroidism is correctly treated,...
How Do I Know If My Thyroid Is Normal?

How Do I Know If My Thyroid Is Normal?

Over 12 percent of Americans have a thyroid condition, and many aren’t even aware of it. Could you be one of them?   Your thyroid gland creates and produces hormones that are involved in a variety of systems throughout your body. Thyroid disease occurs when your...
A History of Radiofrequency Ablation

A History of Radiofrequency Ablation

  Radiofrequency ablation is a process in which radiofrequency waves are passed through the electrode to disturb the surrounding tissue ions. When the electrode temperature increases, the tumor tissue in different organs may be destroyed. In 1998, Solbiati et al...
What is the Thyroid?

What is the Thyroid?

So what exactly is the thyroid? The thyroid gland is actually an endocrine gland located in the neck. It produces two hormones that are released into the bloodstream: thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3). These hormones are required for all of your body’s...