May 27, 2014: Iodine Deficiency Common in Pregnancy, Pediatricians Warn
Processed foods deprive women of iodized salt; supplementation recommended

April 15, 2014: Certain Thyroid-Related Diseases May Vary by Race
Study looked at Graves', Hashimoto's thyroiditis among U.S. military personnel

October 30, 2013: Thyroid Levels of Older Hospital Patients May Be Linked to Survival
Low levels reflect weakness, increased vulnerability, study finds

August 02, 2013: Childhood Abuse Linked to Later Thyroid Problems for Women
Stress hormone in 'fight-or-flight' reaction may be involved, researcher suggests

May 22, 2013: Underactive Thyroid and Heart Failure a Bad Combination: Study
Hypothyroidism impact varies by race, with blacks at increased risk of death, findings suggest

May 03, 2013: Mild Hyperthyroidism Tied to Higher Death Risk
Danish study did not prove a cause-and-effect link, however

March 15, 2013: N.Y. Woman Balances Thyroid Disease and Diabetes
With two chronic conditions, she's learned 'not to sweat the small stuff'

March 15, 2013: People With Type 1 Diabetes at Risk of Thyroid Disease
Link between 'sister diseases' is rooted in immune system problem, expert says

September 20, 2012: Mild Hyperthyroidism Won't Raise Heart Risk: Study
People with only one hormone at abnormal levels were not at higher risk

August 27, 2012: Health Tip: If Your Thyroid Is Overactive
Possible signs of hyperthyroidism

April 23, 2012: Thyroid Condition Linked to Heart Problems: Study
Risk was especially elevated for atrial fibrillation

November 10, 2011: Stem-Cell Transplants Restored Pituitary Function in Mice
Expert said findings might someday help people with pituitary gland failure

November 04, 2011: Buyer, Beware of Over-the-Counter Thyroid Supplements: Study
Study found wide variation in ingredients, dosages

July 14, 2011: Exposure to Common Chemicals May Affect Thyroid Function
Greater exposure to BPA, phthalates leads to lower levels of important thyroid hormones, researchers say

April 29, 2011: Thyroid Drugs May Raise Fracture Risk in Elderly
As patients age, levothyroxine treatment needs close monitoring, researchers say

April 08, 2011: With the Thyroid, Too Much or Too Little Sparks Trouble
Metabolism speeds up or slows downs when disease strikes gland

April 08, 2011: Coping With Graves' Disease Lasts a Lifetime
Georgia woman lives with consequences of radioactive treatment

November 11, 2010: Health Tip: Risk Factors for Thyroid Disease
Signs that you may have a thyroid problem

September 17, 2010: Health Tip: Recognizing Hypothyroidism
Signs that the gland is underproducing a key hormone

June 17, 2010: Iodine Levels a Worry as Salt Use Declines
Pregnant women and infants are of particular concern to thyroid experts

April 01, 2010: Overactive Thyroid Linked to Stroke in Young Adults
People with hyperthyroidism should have it treated to reduce their risk, experts say

September 25, 2009: Studies Evaluate Thyroid Treatment During Pregnancy
Efforts in U.S. and Europe are testing effects on women and their offspring

August 31, 2009: JFK's Health Problems More Complex Than Thought
President suffered from a rare autoimmune condition, new report finds

June 12, 2009: Slightly Underactive Thyroid May Be a Plus
Study finds mild cases can equate to a longer life span

December 18, 2008: Childhood Obesity May Cause Thyroid Problems
Finding suggests low-grade inflammation changes gland's structure

September 22, 2008: Low Thyroid Function Linked to Heart Failure Risk
Researchers pinpoint what level signals danger