How Hypothyroidism Is Treated
Learn the treatment options for hypothyroidism (low thyroid levels), such as synthetic thyroid medication.
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
WebMD explains the symptoms of hypothyroidism (low thyroid level), including fatigue and weight gain.
Normal Testosterone and Estrogen Levels in Women
WebMD explains normal estrogen and testosterone levels in women -- and how they affect health and mood -- before and after menopause.
Medical Tests for Women in Their 40s
If you're a woman in your 40s, learn more from WebMD about essential tests you should have in order to stay healthy for several more decades.
Picture of the Thyroid
WebMD's Thyroid Anatomy Page provides a detailed image of the thyroid as well as a definition and information related to the thyroid. Learn about the conditions that affect this organ as well as its function and location in the body.
Picture of the Breasts
WebMD discusses the anatomy of the breast including function, a diagram of the breast, conditions that affect the breasts, and much more.
Picture of the Cervix
WebMD provides information about the cervix and its anatomy, including a picture, definition, and much more.
Radioactive Iodine Uptake Test
A radioactive iodine uptake (RAIU) test uses a radioactive tracer and a special probe to measure the tracer absorption (uptake) by the thyroid gland from the bloodstream.
Thyroid Nodules - Topic Overview
What are thyroid nodules? Thyroid nodules are abnormal growths or lumps in the thyroid gland.
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
A thyroid - stimulating hormone (TSH) blood test is used to detect problems affecting the thyroid gland.