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Heart and Thyroid Drugs, Juul

Some heart drugs can cause suicide risks, Juul shipped a million contaminated pods and hormone replacement therapy during pregnancy doesn’t cause language delays in the children.

For Synthroid Users, Pinpointing the Correct Dosage is Key

Finding the correct dosage of this thyroid hormone isn’t always easy: Take too little Synthroid and your symptoms of weight gain, fatigue and depression won’t go away. Take too much and you’re at risk for weak bones, insomnia, breathlessness and even heart problems. My own experience with Synthroid began a…

Meds That Mess With Your Thyroid

Knowing the possible side effects of drugs you’re taking and talking to your providers about them can ensure your body’s thyroid is working. 

Overactive Bladder, Thyroid and Prostate Cancer

Welcome back. Today we have news about a drug that doesn’t do the bad thing it was expected to do, another drug that does a bad thing that wasn’t expected to do and a third drug that is used too often. Read on and, please, when offered a medicine, always…

News Scan

This week in the news we were reminded again of body wisdom — the body is resilient and is designed to move you toward health. Read on: Biologics for Psoriasis and Arthritis The new drugs for psoriasis and arthritis are highly effective but come with significant risks. Biologics to treat…

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