This ebook covers everything you ever wanted to know about thyroid disease.
Included in the chapters is information on all aspects of thyroid disease. The reader will learn about thyroid... More > disease-causing antibodies, goiters, thyroid nodules, risk factors, types of thyroiditis and much, much more!< Less
Sticking Out Our Necks: The Thyroid Disease Newsletter (November/December 2006) -- This issue includes the following articles and feature stories:
* Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Insulin... More > Resistance, Pre-Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome
* There’s Still Time To Protect Yourself Against The Flu
* Household Items May Pose Danger During Pregnancy
* Should All Pregnant Women Have Thyroid Testing in Early Pregnancy?
* Rheumatic Diseases in Patients with Autoimmune Thyroid Disease
* Drug Company Assistance for Patients In Need
* Subclinical Hypothyroidism Treatment and Body Weight
* Thyroid Eye Disease and Radioactive Iodine
* Radioactive Iodine Therapy for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis with Goiter
* Pulverized Thyroid Medication: Could It Help Resolve Symptoms and Fluctuating TSH?
* Low Impact Aerobic Exercise Reduces Fatigue in Autoimmune Conditions
* 10 Tips to Maintain Your Weight Over the Holidays< Less
There are many diseases that affect thyroid function, including those that cause hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid swelling (goiter), tumors in the gland (nodules), thyroid eye disease and... More > thyroid cancer.
This e-book looks at these conditions of thyroid dysfunction in some detail and the diseases that cause them including thyroid autoimmunity.
The subjects addressed in the chapters include signs and symptoms of thyroid disorders, their diagnosis and treatments. Types of goiters, nodules and cancers of the thyroid gland are also discussed in addition to surgical procedures for them and post-op treatments.< Less
Hyperthyroid conditions account for about 20% of thyroid disease cases. The causes of an overactive thyroid gland can be varied but the most common cause is an autoimmune condition called Graves'... More > disease. Complications can also occur with hyperthyroidism, including Thyroid Eye Disease, toxic diffuse goiter, hot nodules and myopathy of the muscles. Some hyperthyroid conditions can become life-threatening as well (i.e. thyroid storm).
These and other subjects related to hyperthyroidism, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatments are discussed in this resource which could very possibly be the best ebook available on the subject of overactive thyroid conditions - hyperthyroidism!< Less
Endocrine surgery – the subspecialty of general surgery involving diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands as well as the endocrine pancreas – is a rapidly growing field... More > of medicine that has a rich and fascinating history. As recently as the mid-19th Century, surgery for thyroid goiter was described as “horrid butchery” and believed by many to be too dangerous for any surgeon to attempt. Through the ingenuity and tireless efforts of surgeons in Europe and the U.S., thyroidectomy became a safe and even elegant operation, one that renowned Johns Hopkins surgeon William Halsted would describe in 1926 as representing “the supreme triumph of the surgeon’s art.” In this unique and captivating book, these and other seminal stories from the history of endocrine surgery are vividly retold by the current leaders in the field.< Less
Station 24 & the Revenge of the Space Smelt!!! 2nd Edition.
When Planet Crevice is threatened with extinction it sends its citizens on a mission to Earth to capture methane supply, Jesse Nor. En... More > route the three encounter delicious space smelt; a fish of space and Earth prized in the culinary world.
The space smelt, tired of being helpless, genetically alter themselves into fighting fish under the auspices of smelt geneticist, Dr. Blackmoor, landing in Lake Michigan in hopes of securing Earth smelt as allies.
Join the wisecracking space smelt spies, Popeye and Stubs, as they tell jokes and... exonerate mathematician John Nash!
Meet a D.I.D. agent!
Find out who gets to eat Amelia Earhart's goiter on spaghetti, what's really growing on Gilligan's Island, and who put out the hit on Steve Irwin!
Satires the world of professional plagiarism. Parodies galore!
All this and more can be yours in Station 24 & the Revenge of the Space Smelt!!! 2nd Edition.
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This comprehensive thyroid information resource contains 61 chapters, divided into three easy-to-navigate sections.
SECTION ONE: “The Best Darn Hypothyroidism Ebook!” – An under... More > active thyroid gland, accounts for 80% of thyroid disorder cases and this section contains 17 chapters dedicated to the most common thyroid disorder that exists. SECTION TWO: “The Best Darn Hyperthyroidism Ebook!” – An overactive thyroid gland, accounts for 20% of thyroid disease cases. Within the 10-chapters, the most common cause - Graves' disease is also addressed, as well as complications.
SECTION THREE: “The Best Darn Thyroid Disease Ebook!” – Containing 34 chapters covering everything about disorders, conditions and imbalances of the thyroid gland. Included, is information on thyroid antibodies (autoimmunity), goiters, thyroid nodules, cancer, risk factors for developing thyroid disease, types of thyroiditis, coping with a diseased thyroid gland, famous people with thyroid disease (like Oprah Winfrey) and much, much more.< Less