The Whitehall Ledger - Serving Southern Jefferson County in the Great State of Montana

By Bethel Wagner
Certified Health Coach 

JANUARY: Thyroid Awareness Month


January 20, 2021

January is Thyroid Awareness Month, but unfortunately, up to 60% of people with thyroid disease are unaware that their thyroids are suffering. Not only does thyroid disease affect over 20 million people, thyroid medications are among the top 5 prescription meds in the U.S. Thyroid disease also happens to be eight times as common in women as it is in men!

Thyroid disease negatively impacts health in a myriad of ways including low energy, weight gain, hair loss, cold intolerance, digestive issues, anxiety, infertility and miscarriage, and increased risk of heart disease and osteoporosis. In o...

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