Tag: thyroid

  • Thyroid Health

    Almost everyone who has radioactive iodine treatment then develops hypothyroidism. This is because thyroid hormone-producing cells have been destroyed. But hypothyroidism is easier to treat and causes fewer long-term health problems than hyperthyroidism. Thyroiditis, an inflammation of the thyroid gland, causes the stored thyroid hormone to escape from the thyroid gland. Initially, leakage increases hormonal […]