Hypothyroidism - Home Treatment
If you have hypothyroidism, see your health professional every 6 to 12 months so your condition can be closely monitored and your treatment adjusted, if necessary. It is important to take thyroid hormone medication correctly. Talk with your health profess
Hyperthyroidism - Symptoms
Learn the symptoms of hyperthyroidism.
Hyperthyroidism - What Increases Your Risk
Learn about risk factors for yperthyroidism.
Women's Health Guide - Breast Biopsy
A breast biopsy removes a sample of breast tissue that is looked at under a microscope to check for breast cancer.
Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding - Topic Overview
Many women experience bleeding or spotting between periods.
A thyroid scan uses a radioactive tracer and a special camera to measure how much tracer is absorbed from the bloodstream by the thyroid gland.
Thyroid Nodules - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about possible signs of thyroid nodules.
Hypothyroidism - Exams and Tests
A thorough medical history and physical exam are the first steps in diagnosing hypothyroidism or mild (subclinical) hypothyroidism. Learn more about diagnosis of hypothyroidism.
Thyroid Nodules - Topic Overview
What are thyroid nodules? Thyroid nodules are abnormal growths or lumps in the thyroid gland.
Missed or Irregular Periods - Topic Overview
If you're not pregnant, causes of missed or irregular periods can include eating disorders, stress, increased exercise, and medication.