Truths and Myths about the Thyroid Gland
November 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Everyone has heard of the thyroid gland but what actually does it do? You have been told you have a thyroid nodule. What does that mean? Is your weight gain or tiredness due to thyroid? Should you be worried that you have a goiter? These and many other great questions about the thyroid gland will be discussed during this presentation. We will talk about what happens when the thyroid gland makes too much or too little thyroid hormone or grows too big. You will learn about thyroid blood test, ultrasounds, and other X-rays. Join us while we explore some truths and myths about the thyroid gland.
Presenter: Mary Pat Roy, MD, Endocrinology, Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
Date: Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Zoom Video Conference