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Thyroid Awareness

Thyroid Awareness

5 Simple Steps for Performing Regular Thyroid Check Self-Exams

What does your thyroid do? Ask your friends, family, and colleagues what they know, chances are they’ll know they have one, but have no clue what it does, and why it is so important to their health. 

The lack of awareness about the existence of our thyroid gland is alarming since an estimated 15 million Americans currently have undiagnosed thyroid problems.

Ensuring our thyroid gland is healthy and functioning properly is important to our overall well-being.