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Category: Endocrinology

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June 5, 2019

How Doctors Evaluate Lumps in the Neck for Thyroid Cancer  

Most thyroid nodules don’t cause any symptoms or need treatment, but some can be malignant and require surgery.

Cancer, Endocrinology, Health, Thyroid

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May 28, 2019

A Growing Epidemic: Type 2 Diabetes on the Rise in Children

Learn why more children are being diagnosed with this condition and how to prevent it. Once upon a time, type 2 diabetes was called adult-onset diabetes because it almost exclusively affected adults. Back then, virtually all children with diabetes had the type 1 form of the disease, but that’s no longer the case. In recent…

Children, Diabetes, Endocrinology, Pediatric Medicine

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June 11, 2018

Could It Be Your Thyroid?

A lot of people have thyroid problems and don’t know it. If you’re tired all the time or gaining weight, you could be one of them.

Endocrinology, Thyroid

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