Health

Young adult in a hospital bed

Hashimoto’s is an autoimmune disorder where the immune system attacks the thyroid gland. Because the thyroid gland is part of the endocrine system, it has a big role in the production of hormones that make sure many of the body’s function work properly. This is the leading cause of hyperthyroidism…

Doctor supervising the recovery of his patient after knee surgery

Between 2013 and 2015, doctors reported that they diagnosed more than 50 million adults in the United States to have some form of arthritis and rheumatic condition. This number represents nearly 23% of the entire nation’s population. Moreover, experts project that it will continue to rise well into the following…

Woman experiencing sudden oral pain

Anybody who ever experienced a toothache knows all too well how painful it can get. It can be debilitating. You cannot do anything other than finding ways to reduce it perhaps by changing your position or eating soft food. It can increase your physical and emotional stress too. But why…

After a flood, it is of utmost importance to start the clean up right away and remove contaminated materials. Failure to do so only affect the air quality in your house and present serious health risks. When materials continue to stay wet for long periods, they can incur more damage and…

Young man having botox treatment

Gone are the days when people frowned upon those who admit to getting Botox treatments. In fact, in recent years, there are lesser reasons to frown when you hear friends and family going for this cosmetic treatment. Here are three reasons this type of cosmetic procedure became so popular in…

Hypothyroidism Text Between a Stethoscope

Mood swings, changes in period cycle, hair loss, and fluctuations in weight can involve one single organ in the body: the thyroid. It might be a small organ, but it affects different parts of the body in numerous ways through hormone production. Endocrinology clinics in Provo can help you manage…