The Thyroid Sourcebook (5th Edition) by M. Sara RosenthalThe Thyroid Sourcebook (5th Edition) by M. Sara Rosenthal

The Thyroid Sourcebook (5th Edition)

byM. Sara Rosenthal

Paperback | December 1, 2008

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The classic reference guide for living with thyroid disorder--now completely revised and updated

The New York Times called this book "an excellent source of information." The Thyroid Sourcebook features patient narratives; information on the complications of hypo- and hyperthyroidism, such as depression, weight gain, thyroid, eyedisease, and sleep disorders; the latest on complimentary medicine; and much more.

M. Sara Rosenthal, Ph.D., is a thyroid cancer survivor, bioethicist, medical sociologist, and pioneer in consumer health writing who has authored more than thirty books. She completed her Ph.D. at the University of Toronto and is the director of the Program for Bioethics at the University of Kentucky.
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Title:The Thyroid Sourcebook (5th Edition)Format:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 9 × 6.2 × 0.7 inPublished:December 1, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071597255

ISBN - 13:9780071597258

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1.Meet Your Thyroid Gland
2. Hypothyroidism: Slowing Down
3. Hyperthyroidism: Speeding Up
4. Thyroiditis
5. Please Explain Thyroid Nodules
6. When they Tell You it's Cancer
7. Thyroid Disease Complications
8. Thyroid and New Life
9. Hot Stuff: A Starter's Guide to Radioactive Iodine
10. Helping the Medicine Go Down: Thyroid Hormone Replacement
11. What to Eat
12. The Role of Complimentary and Alternative Medicine