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The Importance of Choosing the Right Doctor for Your Child’s Weight Management Program

The Importance of Choosing the Right Doctor for Your Child’s Weight Management Program

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Going to the doctor for diagnosis, treatment and medication is part of normal life, as we all get sick and doctors are there to help us feel better. However, primary care physicians, along with nutritionists and dietitians can play a big role in the lives of their patients, especially the patients who struggle with maintaining a healthy weight.

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and Graves’ disease, and their Prevalence in Kids

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and Graves’ disease, and their Prevalence in Kids

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According to The American Thyroid Association (ATA), an estimated 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease. Up to 60 percent of those with thyroid disease are unaware of their condition. Women are more likely than men to have thyroid problems.

How Different Hormones Affect Your Child

How Different Hormones Affect Your Child

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When people think about hormones, they probably think of the most common male and female hormones testosterone and estrogen. However, children as well as adults produce many other kinds of hormones that affect every aspect of their health.