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Three Important Things to Know About Thyroid Disease

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Did you know that women are five to eight times more likely to develop thyroid conditions than men? Since 60% of Americans with thyroid conditions are unaware that they have them, it is important to learn all about thyroid disease in order to combat it more effectively. By understanding the causes and symptoms of thyroid disease, it will be easier to determine the best course of treatment.

1. Causes. The cause is relatively unknown, but there are several risk factors for thyroid disease. Smoking, high stress, family history of thyroid problems, pregnan

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