Endocrinology Education

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Exercise

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Be sure to have a check up with your doctor before beginning any exercise program. Generally, it is good to start slowly and build your way up to a longer and more intense workout as time passes.

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Healthy Eating

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Healthy Eating

Here are some basic guidelines to help you and your family make healthier food decisions.

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Diabetes Mellitus

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Diabetes is a chronic illness where a patient’s body is unable to process the amount of sugar in his or her blood. There are several types of diabetes and several different factors that contribute to the cause of diabetes. Some of these factors are lifestyle related and can be modified in order to help control diabetes.

Treatment requires active participation by the patient, including:

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Thyroid

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THYROID DISORDERS

The thyroid is a gland located just below your Adam’s apple in the neck. This gland produces hormones that affect your body’s metabolism, impacting the way that your cells use energy. An imbalance in the level of thyroid hormones can create a variety of symptoms, many of which overlap with other conditions, requiring careful evaluation and treatment.

There are many aspects of thyroid disease, the most common of which are:

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