Category: Hormones and Health

Smiling woman with gray hair lifts weights in a gym

May 22, 2024

Hormone Therapy: Is It Right for Treating Osteoporosis?

Estrogen protects your bones, but there are risks to weigh with the benefits.

Bone and Joint Health, Hormones and Health, Menopause, Osteoporosis, Women's Health

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January 13, 2023

Is Your Thyroid Doing Its Job?

A malfunctioning thyroid can slow metabolism and cause other problems in the body.

Endocrinology, Hormones and Health, Thyroid Disorders

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September 9, 2020

Your Osteoporosis Prevention Plan

Take these steps to ward off bone loss and falls.

Hormones and Health, Osteoporosis, Women's Health

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Image showing doctor examine a women's neck

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, Thyroid Disorders

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March 27, 2019

The Ovarian Condition That Causes Skipped Periods and Possible Infe...

PCOS affects 1 in 10 women and is characterized by inconsistent menstrual cycles and physical changes.

Hormones and Health, Women's Health

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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 Disorders

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