Thyroid Disorders: Hypothyroidism - Health Channel

Thyroid Disorders: Hypothyroidism




Hypothyroidism happens when the thyroid it not producing enough of the thyroid hormones (t3 and t4). Dr. Lara Paraskos, Endocrinologist with Baptist Health South Florida, explains Hashimoto’s is the most common cause and she also talks about iodine-deficiency and how the condition can be treated.

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