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"Congenital hypothyroidism"

  1. photo <b>Hypothyroid</b> Alternative TreatmentsHypothyroid Alternative TreatmentsTreatment
    What Is Hypothyroidism? Primary Hypothyroidism, or under active thyroid gland, may cause a wide variety of symptoms and can affect all bodily functions. The body’s normal rateRead more
  2. photo Avoid <b>hypothyroidism</b> by avoiding the causesAvoid hypothyroidism by avoiding the causesNews
    , and absorption through the products we use for personal care.Less Often...Less often, hypothyroidism may result from congenital disease, a pituitary disorder, or pregnancy (due to lack of nutrition while pregnantRead more
  3. photo Fukushima director warns Britain it may be nextFukushima director warns Britain it may be nextNews
    into the atmosphere.These warnings were given new urgency with a recent study published in the Open Journal of Pediatrics, which found that radioactive iodine released by theexplosion led to an increase in congenital thyroidRead more
  4. photo Deaths from birth defects on West Coast spiked in 2011 after radiation release from FukushimaDeaths from birth defects on West Coast spiked in 2011 after radiation release from FukushimaNews
    confirmed Increases in cases of congenital hypothyroidism (CH) were also seen in Western states immediately following the disaster. This is an expected result of nuclear disasters, which released largeRead more
  5. photo Adrenal nutrition and natural remedies for adrenal fatigueAdrenal nutrition and natural remedies for adrenal fatigueNews
    as noradrenaline): Norepinephrine works with epinephrine. All in all, the adrenals produce nearly 50 hormones.Major Illnesses Associated with Adrenal Glands Congenital adrenal hyperplasia: a genetic disorderRead more
  6. photo Healthy Joints: Coping With Carpal Tunnel SyndromeHealthy Joints: Coping With Carpal Tunnel SyndromeTreatment
    that increase pressure on the median nerve and tendons in the carpal tunnel, rather than a problem with the nerve itself. Most likely the disorder is due to a congenital predisposition – the carpal tunnelRead more

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Congenital hypothyroidism


Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is a condition of thyroid hormone deficiency present at birth. Approximately 1 in 4000 newborn infants has a severe deficiency of thyroid function, while even more have mild or partial degrees. If untreated for several months after birth, severe congenital hypothyroidism can lead to growth failure and permanent intellectual disability. Treatment consists of a...More