Thyroid perspective updateby
Dr. William D.
Since the publication of the extraordinary HUNT Study relating the entire spectrum of thyroid function and heart issues, I have been vigorously and systematically examining thyroid function in numerous...
Cholesterol and Statins: Part IIby
& Statins: Part II
by Yusuf M. Saleeby, MD
to be published in American Fitness magazine (Mar/April 2013 issue)
In the last
issue (Cholesteron & Statins : Part I, American...
Statins and muscle painby
Dr. Gabe M.
Some patients with high cholesterol levels are afraid to take statins because off fear... the latest data on side effects of statins (The American Journal of Medicine, May 2006). This review...
Generic Statins:1, Branded Statins: 0by
Alvin B. Lin
is whether you're taking a generic or branded statin. We've known for a while now that generic statins are generally just as good as their branded predecessors. And yet, we continue to prescribe name brand statins...
thyroid & thyroid cancer, 101by
that are not familiar to anyone who hasn't had thyroid problems, or thyroid cancer.
So I thought I would put together an entry of the most common terms and abbreviations I use.
First, the thyroid is a little gland shaped...