A Time-Honored Tradition in Treating Hypothyroidism by Dr. Wilson

  The road one travels while treating hypothyroidism based on laboratory tests is strewn with potholes. Every doctor who treats hypothyroidism sees discrepancy when comparing blood test results with how the patient reports feeling. This failure to find an explanation for a patient’s symptoms may result in the physician determining that the patient has a […]

Hypothyroidism: Stoking the Metabolic Fire

  The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland that sits just below and behind the larynx (Adam’s apple) and in front of the trachea (windpipe). Thyroid hormone regulates the metabolic rate – – the sum of cellular processes that create cellular energy. If you were a car, your rate of metabolism could be described as […]