Tag: hypothyroidism

Can’t ascertain oxygen shortage as cause of death of 21 patients at JG Hospital: Delhi govt to HC

The AAP government has informed the Delhi High Court that oxygen shortage as the cause of death of 21 COVID-19 patients at Jaipur Golden Hospital...

Some NP Thyroid Lots Recalled Due to Reduced Potency

In its third voluntary recall in the past year, Acella Pharmaceuticals has announced a nationwide recall of specific lots of its popular hypothyroid treatment NP Thyroid...

Adding Liothyronine for Hypothyroidism Doesn’t Up Breast Cancer Risk

The combination of liothyronine (LT3) with levothyroxine (LT4) for the treatment of hypothyroidism shows no evidence of any increased risk of breast cancer in a...

Study Finds AD Significantly Associated With Autoimmune Diseases

A diagnosis of atopic dermatitis in individuals ages 15 years or older, compared with controls without atopic dermatitis, was nearly twice as likely to be...

Time to Switch From TSH to T4 for Assessment of Thyroid Function?

When assessing thyroid function, thyroid hormone levels ― particularly free thyroxine (FT4) levels ― consistently show stronger associations with a wide array of clinical conditions...

Does Thyroid Hormone Therapy in Older Age Increase Risk of Death?

Older adults with isolated elevations in thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) who are treated with thyroid replacement therapy show an increased risk of death relative to the...