Category «Thyroid»

Food that plays an important role in maintaining the health of the thyroid gland and it restores the functions of the same too.

Under-active thyroid or Hypothyroidism is a chronic autoimmune disease affecting millions of people across the globe. Diagnosed through a number of symptoms like depression, weight gain, fatigue, muscle pain, hair loss and water retention, Hypothyroidism affects the TSH hormone of the body. Thyroid hormones are directly controlling metabolism rate, energy levels, weight and body temperature.So, apart …

Trouble concentrating, sleep issues: Could your child’s thyroid be the problem?

2 Reactions Trouble concentrating. Sleep problems. Big appetite. On their own, none of these issues might seem unusual for a child. They could simply be tired of sitting in a classroom, lobbying for a later bedtime or going through a growth spurt. But, for some children, those symptoms could signal a bigger problem with their …

Rosetta Genomics Reports Q4 Sales Growth for Thyroid Nodule Test

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Rosetta Genomics today released preliminary fourth quarter financial results for its RosettaGX Reveal thyroid nodule assay, reporting a 38 percent increase in test sales over the third quarter. For the three-month period ended Dec. 31, Reveal generated preliminary revenues of $390,000 versus $282,000 in the third quarter. During the fourth quarter, …

Do you have an underactive thyroid?

Image copyrightBURGER/PHANIEImage captionTiredness and ‘brain fog’ are common symptoms of the condition Hypothyroidism – or an underactive thyroid – affects one in 70 women and one in 1,000 men according to the NHS. But it can be a tricky disease to diagnose and treat. Dr Michael Mosley, of Trust Me I’m a Doctor, asks if …