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The Holtorf Medical Group Blog is designed to share timely information on topics that our patients and friends want to hear about. Every month a new topic is discussed and they are archived so that you go back and read them over again. The Holtorf Medical Group Blog prides itself on providing pertinent information that will help all patients find information that they are looking for.

How Thyroid Cancer Increases Your Risk for Other Cancers

How Thyroid Cancer Increases Your Risk for Other Cancers

It is often the case that thyroid cancer patients are not informed of this potential threat. Those impacted by thyroid cancer must be made aware not only of the immediate risks of the condition but the danger that remains after …

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Tips for Coping with a Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis

Tips for Coping with a Thyroid Cancer Diagnosis

Each case of thyroid cancer is different as is each patient’s emotional response to it. If you or someone close to you has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer it is important that you find a healthy coping method that works …

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4 More Things You Need to Know About Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid gland is located in the neck and is vital to overall health and well-being. The thyroid produces hormones and regulates the activity of virtually every cell in the body. Thyroid cancer is a result of malignant cells and …

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What You Need to Know About Thyroid Cancer

What You Need to Know About Thyroid Cancer

The information in this article will define the multiple forms of thyroid cancer, present the various signs and indicators used in diagnosis, and highlight some of the current treatment methods. What is the Thyroid? The thyroid is a small but …

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8 Clues That You Might Have PCOS

8 Clues That You Might Have PCOS

PCOS affects between 8 and 20 percent of women with approximately half of this group being unaware of their condition. To effectively recognize PCOS it is important to have a basic understanding of the disorder as well as the many …

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What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?

What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?

Approximately 5 to 10 percent of all women have PCOS making it one of the most common endocrine disorders among women. Sadly, less than 50 percent of those with PCOS are diagnosed or treated. Part of the issue may be …

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Tips for Losing that Stubborn Excess Weight

There are countless resources for losing weight and you may feel like you’ve tried everything, but no matter what you do you just can’t seem to lose that excess weight. Watch this video for tips on uncovering underlying problems that …

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Is Over-Exercise Blocking Your Weight Loss Goals?

Is Over-Exercise Blocking Your Weight Loss Goals?

It is common to include a well-balanced workout schedule into weight loss plans. Unfortunately, many disregard the balanced aspect of their exercise plan and overly exert themselves in an effort to get an edge on fat burning. Interestingly, this often …

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How Leptin Resistance Contributes to Weight Retention

How Leptin Resistance Contributes to Weight Retention

In the United States there are few health issues quite as common as obesity. With nearly two-thirds of all Americans being obese or significantly overweight, the severity of the issue is obvious. There are many factors that can contribute to …

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Is a Hormonal Imbalance the Cause of Your Unwanted and Hard to Lose Weight?

Is a Hormonal Imbalance the Cause of Your Unwanted and Hard to Lose Weight?

Hormones relay information throughout the body and influence numerous functions including weight regulation – learn all about your hormones here. It has been found that those suffering from hormonal malfunctions or imbalances are more likely to have issues with weight. …

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