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My son has thyroid nodules. What happens if they are malignant?

My 13 year old son was diagnosed with thyroid nodules and he'll be having a biopsy next week. I'm terrified. What happens if the nodules are malignant? What would the next steps...

My daughter has hyperthyroidism. Is this a "forever" condition?

My 15 year old daughter was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism. Will she have this condition her whole life?

How can I get my diabetes under control?

Despite medication and my efforts to get my diabetes under control, it's not working. What can I do to better treat my diabetes?

I am unable to eat well these days. Could it be related to my liver condition?

I am unable to eat well these days. I just don't have much of an appetite. I have hepatitis. Could this lack of appetite have anything to do with my liver condition?

Should I be concerned about cysts on my thyroid?

I had a MRI Spine Cervical w/o contrast. There is a 1. 7 cm cyst right posterior thyroid gland. I am trying to find a neurosurgeon for surgery for anterolisthesis at C-4 and...

What can I do to prevent my sugar from going too low at night?

My sugar levels often drop a lot while I am sleeping. What can I do to prevent my sugar levels from dropping too much?

How long can I manage my diabetes without medications?

I was just diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. I dont have insurance and am worried I wont be able to recieve medication or treatment. How long is it possible for me to manage my...

Can nuclear medicine treat hyperthyroidism?

Is nuclear medicine helpful in treating hyperthyroidism? What's the best course of treatment?

Will I have to be on a liquid diet post my oral surgery?

I am due for a oral surgery. I have diabetes and can't stay hungry for very long. Will I have to be on a liquid diet post my surgery?

Can diabetes cause heart complications?

Can my high sugar levels lead to cardiac abnormalities and complications?

My daughter has suddenly lost her appetite. Could it be a hormonal issue?

My 16 year old daughter has suddenly stopped feeling hungry and is losing her appetite. Could it be a hormonal issue?

My son does not seem to be growing at the same rate as his classmates

Even though my husband and I are both taller than average, our 6 year old son is not growing at the same rate as his classmates. He is always the smallest and shortest child in...

Can I treat diabetes naturally?

I have type 2 diabetes, and I want to try to treat it naturally--I'm not really interested in taking the medication for it. Is there any natural ways to treat it? What do you...

Can an overactive thyroid increase risk of heart problems?

I have been diagnosed with an overactive thyroid. Will this increase my risks of a heart problem?

Why is my mother losing weight?

My mother is a diabetes patient and has been losing a lot of weight lately (10 pounds in 1 month). Her diet, physcial activity and medication has not changed. What could be the...

How can diabetic neuropathy be treated?

My father has been diagnosed with diabetic neuropathy. Are there medications that can treat his condition and relieve his pain?

Where on the body should insulin be injected?

My mother has diabetes and was recently prescribed insulin. What area on the body is best to inject insulin?

My daughter's on estarylla. Can this affect her mood?

My daughter is on birth control, and her OBGYN has her on estarylla. I've noticed that she's been having these strange mood swings. One minute-she's fine, the next- she's not....

What should I do for my high tryglyceride levels?

My latest blood test shows that I have a high level of tryglycerides. What should I do about this?

I feel like my thyroid gland is enlarged. What scan would you use to confirm this?

I feel a slight pain around my throat, and it almost feel like it's my thyroid gland. The area looks enlarged. What scans would you use to see if my thyroid is enlarged?

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