January is Thyroid Awareness Month

butterfly signifying thyroid awareness month

Of all the health awareness months and observances, perhaps January’s is most important. That’s because January is Thyroid Awareness Month. Many people don’t even know where the thyroid is located, much less what it actually does. But in fact, the thyroid is one of the most important little glands in the body, and when it’s…

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9 Thyroid Killers Could Be Lurking In Your Home

Thyroid cancer is the most rapidly increasing cancer in the United States, tripling in the past three decades. Diagnosis occurs at a younger age than most other adult cancers. Women account for 3 out of 4 cases. Moreover, about 2% of thyroid cancers occur in children and teens. Indeed, the American Cancer Society estimates there…

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