It’s Thyroid Awareness Month. Thyroid disease affects up to 30 million Americans. More than half go undiagnosed. Thyroid hormone controls cells, tissues and organs throughout your body. Your thyroid can produce too much or too little thyroid hormone, which creates a number of health problems. Ask your doctor to perform a simple blood test to check your thyroid condition.
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The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever
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