Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S?
Acquired hypothyroidism is a condition that develops when your child’s thyroid gland makes little or no thyroid hormone. Thyroid Hormones are responsible for regulating body temperature, heart rate, and weight loss/gain. These hormones have a profound affect on the development and growth of children. Acquired hypothyroidism can be caused by an Autoimmune Disease, Family History, Medicines, Treatments, and Low Iodine Levels.