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Thyroid Hormones-How Much Is Too Much For Your Heart?

It’s more common to hear about people needing Thyroid medication for low levels of thyroid hormones (Hypothyroidism), but when talking about thyroid hormones-how much is TOO much for your heart? Here are some of the risks you or a loved one may face with elevated levels.   Graves’ Disease is an immune system disorder that results in the overproduction of thyroid…

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Thyroid Hormone Levels And Your Heart-Unfriendly Connections

Just when we think we have this whole “health thing” figured out, we hear about your thyroid hormone levels and your heart, and their “unfriendly connections.”  Sigh… As a patient once told me, “These poor hearts of ours are either scattered or shattered.” Wise man. So, here’s the story: Too much or too little thyroid hormone can make your cholesterol levels…

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