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  • Obesity As A Disease
    OBESITY AS A DISEASE When the American Medical Association (AMA) recently named obesity a disease, it was a sign of growing concern about weight problems. More than one third of adults and almost one ...
  • New Original Thyroid Research
    Dr. Shahzad Ahmad’s thyroid research was recently accepted for future publication with the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology. Dr. Ahmad concluded that ultrasound elastrography is a ...
  • Do I Have Slow Metabolism?
    How fast is my metabolism? And, is that why I can’t lose weight? Indirect calorimetry is the gold standard technique for determining resting energy requirements. If we know how many calories we ...
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  • Thyroid Cancer Screening
    Filed under: Thyroid
  • New Original Thyroid Research
    Dr. Shahzad Ahmad’s thyroid research was recently accepted for future publication with the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology. Dr. Ahmad concluded that ultrasound elastrography is a ...
  • How much iodine does a pregnant mother need?
    Because thyroid hormone production is increased in pregnancy, the iodine demand is also higher. Sufficient iodine intake is essential for a normal pregnancy. The beneficial effect of iodine ...
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  • Our Lehi Office is Moving!
    The Thyroid Institute of Utah is coming soon to Mountain Point Medical Center, which is the new hospital in Lehi across from Thanksgiving Point. Our office will be located in the medical office ...
  • Graves’ Hyperthyroidism and Child-Bearing Women
    Should the Approach to Management of Graves' Hyperthyroidism in Women of Child-Bearing Age Be Revised? In the past/present, Graves disease is routinely treated with antithyroid medications during ...
  • Is Serum TSH Not the Gold Standard for Thyroid Treatment?
    It is well established that in normal subjects 15% to 20% of the circulating T3 is directly secreted from the thyroid. In hypothyroid patients, it is known that T3 concentrations can be lower when ...