Lymphocytes May Predict Hypothyroidism in OSA Lymphocytes May Predict Hypothyroidism in OSA
Increased Epworth Sleepiness Scale scores and male sex were independently associated with hypothyroidism in OSA.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 2, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Source Type: news

Managing Dyslipidemia in 50-Year-Old Man With Hypothyroidism Managing Dyslipidemia in 50-Year-Old Man With Hypothyroidism
A 50-year-old man with primary hypothyroidism is referred by his primary care physician to a cardiologist for evaluation of high low-density lipoprotein cholesterol. How would you manage his case?American College of Cardiology & Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - October 31, 2023 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Clinical Case Source Type: news

What are the symptoms of hypothyroidism?
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Source: The Economic Times - October 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

T3 in Hypothyroidism Gets Extra Recommendation, With Caveats T3 in Hypothyroidism Gets Extra Recommendation, With Caveats
UK thyroid societies say the combination of LT3 with levothyroxine (LT4) may be warranted when symptoms persist after monotherapy, but only under key conditions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 20, 2023 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Van Wyk Grumbach Syndrome in Juvenile Hypothyroidism Van Wyk Grumbach Syndrome in Juvenile Hypothyroidism
A better understanding of the various clinical manifestations and presentations of Van Wyk Grumbach syndrome could lead to earlier diagnoses and treatment.Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Hypopituitarism after mild traumatic brain injury: a case report - McLoughlin RJ, Swanson RL.
Hypopituitarism is characterized by an underactive pituitary gland and may result in growth hormone deficiency, hypothyroidism, testosterone deficiency, and/or adrenal insufficiency. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) exposure is a known risk factor for hypopitu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 10, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Surge in Desiccated Thyroid Extract Use for Hypothyroidism Surge in Desiccated Thyroid Extract Use for Hypothyroidism
Prescriptions for desiccated thyroid hormone for newly diagnosed hypothyroidism nearly doubled, while scripts for first-line levothyroxine monotherapy dropped, to the surprise of the researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - June 21, 2023 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Predicting Hypothyroid Onset in Adults With Kidney Disease Predicting Hypothyroid Onset in Adults With Kidney Disease
Researchers derived and validated a prediction model for incident hypothyroidism in adults with stage 4-5 chronic kidney disease with an eGFR of less than 30 mL/min/1.73m2.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - June 14, 2023 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Simply Red singer Mick Hucknall 'would wake up confused' because of his health condition
Singer of If You Don't Know Me By Now, Mick Hucknall from the 1980s band Simply Red suffers from hypothyroidism. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why the Hesitancy in Recommending Combination T3/T4 Therapy? Why the Hesitancy in Recommending Combination T3/T4 Therapy?
Debate continues on whether combination therapy or T4 alone is the best treatment for hypothyroidism Dr. Kaniksha Desai interviews Dr Antonio Bianco on the best treatment option.American Thyroid Association (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - May 25, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Expert Interview Source Type: news

What to Know About High Triglycerides
Discussions about heart health often center around blood pressure and cholesterol, with factors like poor sleep, smoking, family history of heart disease, and chronic stress thrown in. However, there’s one variable that doesn’t get covered as often, even though it can be an important indicator of cardiovascular risk: triglycerides. “We don’t really talk about triglycerides very much, especially compared to cholesterol, but they’re actually an essential part of understanding heart health,” says Dr. Adriana Quinones-Camacho, a cardiologist at NYU Langone Health in New York. “For some...
Source: TIME: Health - May 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Millard Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate heart health Source Type: news

Maternal Hypothyroidism and Adverse Outcomes of Pregnancy Maternal Hypothyroidism and Adverse Outcomes of Pregnancy
Maternal hypothyroidism may increase the risk for complications and adverse pregnancy outcomes. What role does thyroid autoimmunity have in this association?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

You Don ’t Need to Balance Your Hormones
Hormones may not be the first thing you think of when it comes to your health—unless you’ve spent any time on TikTok recently. If your body’s moderating chemicals aren’t being churned out at exactly the right times and quantities, the app’s content creators claim, a cascade of symptoms including sluggishness, acne, headaches, and weight gain can ensue. But not to worry, they say: a “hormone balancing” regimen, based on eating certain foods and doing the right exercises at prescribed times, will fix that. This trend has two of the bright red flags of pseudoscience: It sounds too goo...
Source: TIME: Health - May 9, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Haley Weiss Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Research Wellbeing Source Type: news

Thyroid Test: Seasonal Variation May Lead to Overprescribing Thyroid Test: Seasonal Variation May Lead to Overprescribing
Seasonal differences in one of the hormones used to test thyroid function, thyroid stimulating hormone, could in turn lead to overprescribing of thyroxine for hypothyroidism, says lab scientist.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - April 24, 2023 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

21 million Americans may take a hypothyroidism drug they don ’t need
A Yale researcher says that the season during which patients are diagnosed could be to blame for potentially deadly over-treatment with the drug levothyroxine. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - April 5, 2023 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news