Toxic Nodular Goiter simply means that your thyroid is enlarged. And it contains growths called nodules. In addition, your thyroid...
Thyroid is a small gland located in your anterior neck below the Adam’s apple. It produces two thyroid hormones, T4 and T3.
Between T4 and T3, it is T3 that is the active hormone, Dr. Zaidi explains. It controls our metabolism, weight, and mood. In addition, T3 is important for the health of our heart, muscles, bones, skin, digestion, and reproductive system.
Dr. Zaidi elaborates on T4 which primarily serves as a reservoir for the production of T3. However, T4 to T3 conversion does not take place properly in many individuals such as patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Thyroid Function Tests
Free T3 and Free T4 are the most accurate thyroid function tests. However, many physicians order TSH, which is a pituitary hormone. In fact, it is an indired way to assess your thyroid function. Often, TSH may be a misleading test.
Many patients continue to experience symptoms despite a normal thyroid test. Find out why?
Low T3 (and T4) can lead to Symptoms of Hypothyroidism.
Unfortunately, many patients continue to suffer from hypothyroidism despite taking levothyroxine, Dr. Zaidi explains why. Then, Dr. Zaidi elaborates on his new, scientific, and effective approach to the treatment of hypothyroidism. In addition, he discusses the alternatives to Nature-Throid, NP Thyroid, and Armour Thyroid.
Among others, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is a leading cause of hypothyroidism. Dr. Zaidi explains what causes Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, how to accurately diagnose it, and how to cure it using his revolutionary approach.
Too much T3 (and T4) is called Hyperthyroidism.
Dr. Zaidi explains what are symptoms, causes and diagnostic tests for hyperthyroidism.
Graves’s disease, Subacute Thyroiditis and Toxic nodular goiter are three main cases of hyperthyroidism.
Learn about Dr. Zaidi’s revolutionay holistic approach to cure Graves’ disease instead of the usual treatment that simply destroys the thyroid gland with radioactive iodine. Consequently, you become hypothyroid. Then, you have to take thyroid replacement for the rest of your life. Often, you continue to struggle with symptoms of hypothyroidism.
Graves Eye Disease is also called Graves orbitopathy. Dr. Zaidi elaborates on it. In addition, he explains why radioiodine and surgery often worsen Graves’ eye disease. Then, he discusses the treatment of Grave’s orbitopathy.
Dr. Zaidi discusses symptoms, time course, diagnosis, and treatment of Subacute Thyroiditis. He elaborates on how to differentiate it from Graves’ disease.
Toxic nodular goiter can give rise to hyperthyroidism. Dr. Zaidi’s explains how to differentiate it from Graves’ disease. In addition, he discusses symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of Toxic nodular goiter.
Dr. Zaidi elaborates how endocrinologists diagnose and treat thyroid cancer.
Subacute thyroiditis is an uncommon disorder. It refers to inflammation of the thyroid gland. Usually an acute upper respiratory tract...
Holistic treatment of Graves disease can save your thyroid gland. In contrast, the usual treatment of Graves disease – radioactive...
“Why do I feel bad despite a normal thyroid test?” you wonder. You ask your physician. “Your thyroid test is...
Thyroid cancer, in general is slow growing and carries a good prognosis. However, some thyroid cancers are quite aggressive and...
Overactive thyroid is medically known as hyperthyroidism. In simple words, it means you have too much thyroid hormone in your...
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism can occur in any part of the body. Why? Because thyroid hormone affects each and every organ....
T3 stands for triiodothyronine. Blood test for T3 is the best test to assess thyroid function, as elaborated below. Out...
“Hypothyroidism And Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis” is not just another book on thyroid. In fact, this book is based on a plan...
“Graves’ Disease And Hyperthyroidism,” a book by Dr. Sarfraz Zaidi, MD, FACE, was first released in 2013. Soon, it would...
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