- Resources for Patients
- The Endocrine System
- What is an Endocrinologist?
- What Do Hormones Do?
- Endocrine Diseases and Conditions
- Myth vs. Fact
- Downloadable Resources
- Cooking for Pleasure and Health
- Menopause Map
- Living Your Best Life with Diabetes
- Resources for Health Professionals
- En Español
- Endocrinology: Science & Policy
Thyroid Disorders Resources
Thyroid hormones regulate our body's metabolism and influence virtually every organ system in the body. They tell organs how fast or slow they should work. Thyroid hormones also regulate the body's consumption of oxygen and production of heat. Thyroid problems, such as an overactive or underactive thyroid, can severely affect metabolism. There are several thyroid conditions you may want to be aware of. Read more in this web section or in the resources below.
Hormone Health Network Resources
*UpToDate is a cooperative effort of thousands of expert clinicians at leading academic centers and is an official educational program of The Hormone Health Network. UpToDate resources are offered in cooperation with a number of major medical associations. (http://www.uptodate.com)