Thyroid Disease Awareness Month

The thyroid gland controls your metabolism—when it's thriving, you’re THRIVING! 

January is Thyroid Disease Awareness Month, let's learn some fun facts about your thyroid!⁠

Did you know?⁠

  • More than 12 percent of the U.S. population will develop a thyroid condition during their lifetime.⁠

  • One woman in eight will develop a thyroid disorder during her lifetime.⁠

  • Mandatory Screening of newborns for congenital hypothyroidism, and early treatment that has prevented mental retardation.⁠

⁠Get the wonderful Nerdbugs Thyroid Plushie as a gift for a loved one in your life!