Health Tip: Recognizing Hypothyroidism

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(HealthDay News) -- The thyroid gland, found in the front of the neck just below the voicebox, produces a vital hormone that helps control your body's metabolism. When it doesn't produce enough of this hormone, the condition is called hypothyroidism.

The U.S. National Library of Medicine says the following symptoms may indicate hypothyroidism:

-- Diana Kohnle

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