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Author Koumourou, Robyn

Title Running on empty : hypothyroidism, introduction to an underactive thyroid gland / by Robyn Koumourou ; foreword by Robert Hanner
Edition First edition
Published Upper Ferntree Gully, Vic. : Cocoon Books, 2004

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Description 332 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Summary It is estimated that around 1 in 14 Australians suffer with a thyroid condition. Hypothyroidism is the most common disorder of the thyroid gland and can occur at any age. Some symptoms are fatigue, weight gain, muscle weakness, recurrent infections, cold intolerance, hair loss, skin conditions and depression. Often thyroid diseas is overlooked or misdiagnosed and sometime poorly investigated and inadequately treated
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references : pages 304-325 and index
Subject Hypothyroidism.
Thyroid gland -- Diseases -- Popular works.
Hypothyroidism -- Popular works.
ISBN 0957767056 paperback
9780957767058 paperback