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(The author is a World Health Organization (WHO WNTD WNTD Award Winner 2008,Thyroid Disease 101: Ten Facts Doctors Forget To tell patientsJanuary marks Thyroid Awareness Month. With some experts estimate that as many as 59 million Americans have thyroid disease suffer – including Hashimoto’s disease, Graves’ disease, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer – it is vital for patients and physicians about this common about this common – but often overlooked – hormonal health problems.

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