A thyroid is a small gland with a major impact on one’s health. It is estimated that over 30 million Americans have thyroid dysfunction and it is five times more likely that women develop thyroid problems.
Having thyroid disfunction can affect many aspects of your life including your weight and your mental health. It’s important to check your thyroid if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
- Difficulty swallowing
- Difficulty sleeping
- Weight gain
- Weight loss
- Trouble sleeping
Talk to your doctor about thyroid dysfunction if you are having any of the above symptoms.