Learn all the different reasons why you might be sprouting chin hair — and how to safely remove unwanted fuzz.
You’ve probably heard that having an underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) can make you feel perpetually tired. But what about hyperthyroidism? Can an overactive thyroid lead to fatigue, too? As it turns out, it’s a symptom the two conditions share.
People who have prediabetes have up to a 50% chance of developing Type 2 diabetes within five to 10 years, but there are steps you can take to prevent it. An endocrinologist explains what prediabetes means for your health and what you can do to reverse it.
Making healthy dietary changes can delay or even prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes. Here’s a rundown of foods to avoid, what to eat instead and what to enjoy in moderation if you’ve been diagnosed with prediabetes.
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There are 50 different types of hormones that help your body work properly. Learn about seven key hormones you should know — and what the signs are when you have a hormonal imbalance.
Type 2 diabetes symptoms aren’t always obvious — and the condition could already be doing damage to your nerves, kidneys and retinas. Learn about the warning signs and find out how to lower your risk for Type 2 diabetes.
Experts explain how people with pre-existing conditions of obesity and diabetes may face higher risks of complications, severe illness or mortality from COVID-19.
An unexplained, dramatic weight loss can be a symptom of diabetes or other health issues. Learn why this happens and what to watch for.
It’s always a good idea to listen to your body when it comes to your health. But if you have diabetes, related nerve damage can mask the symptoms of heart disease, making it hard to hear what your body is telling you. Find out what to look for and how to be proactive about your heart health.
Calcium and vitamin D are important nutrients, but they’re also vital for your parathyroid health. Learn about parathyroid disease, and how calcium and vitamin D can help prevent it.