Breastfeeding: A No-Cost Investment for Life-long Health

Breastfeeding: A No-Cost Investment for Life-long Health

August 2, 2017 at 2:16 PM 0 comments

Muthuswamy Balasubramanyam Dean of Research Studies and Senior Scientist, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, India baluglobaldiab@gmail.com How many of us know we observe World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) from 1st–7th August, every year? World Breastfeeding Week is co-ordinated by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), a global network of individuals andRead More

Subclinical Hypothyroidism and its Impact on Reproductive Health

May 7, 2015 at 3:39 PM 0 comments

Dr Suzanne Price and *Dr Thomas Tang *Correspondence to Tommy.tang@belfasttrust.hscni.net Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) is defined by elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels in the presence of normal thyroxine (T4) levels. As the name of the condition infers, these patients do not show any clinical signs or symptoms of thyroid insufficiency. SCHRead More