While bulging eyes are the signature sign of thyroid eye disease, they aren’t the only symptom. You may notice that your eyes are gritty and watery. Perhaps you’ve even experienced double vision. If that’s the case, then it’s important to schedule an appointment with your provider to see if you have this condition. We’ll take a […]
Did you know that one tiny, butterfly-shaped gland in your body can affect your mood, cause you to gain weight, lose hair, and even cause joint pain? Read our blog articles to learn even more about the thyroid gland.
Thyroid nodules can be caused by a variety of conditions, including cysts, inflammation or iodine deficiency. In certain cases, these thyroid nodules may be a sign of thyroid cancer. This is why it is very important to have them evaluated by one of our internal medicine physicians in Raleigh. We’ll take a closer look at […]
Modern medicine has yet to create a crystal ball that can predict future health problems, but it has created useful tests and screenings that can provide a roadmap. These “maps” are tools that let patients know which diseases are most likely to present challenges to their health. This is where internal medicine is brought in. […]
HOW IS YOUR THYROID HEALTH? The thyroid gland is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located below the Adam’s apple. It processes iodine from your diet into thyroid hormone. But don’t be fooled by the size; this little gland has a big impact on your overall health. See how in this infographic.
ONE TINY GLAND CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE Did you know that one tiny, butterfly-shaped gland in your body can affect your mood, cause you to gain weight, lose hair, and even cause joint pain? The thyroid gland is an important part of the endocrine system, which provides instructions to the body’s cells. When the thyroid isn’t […]