About 4.6 percent of the U.S. population ages 12 and older has hypothyroidism, although most cases are mild. That’s almost 5 people out of 100. Another 10% of the population has subclinical hypothyroidism. Subclinical hypothyroidism may require treatment in some instances.
Articles in this section
- What is hypothyroidism?
- What is Thyroid Stimulating Hormone?
- What lab test should I be taking for hypothyroidism?
- What can Alpha do for hypothyroidism?
- What are the symptoms of hypothyroidism?
- What hormone does the thyroid gland produce?
- What is a thyroid gland?
- How common is hypothyroidism?
- Who is more likely to develop hypothyroidism?
- What medications are commonly known to interfere with thyroid hormone production?