Teenagers can have mood swings and concentration problems, but what if these were also symptoms of a thyroid disorder? Dr Vanderpump talks hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and Grave's disease in children.
Hyperparathyroidism is a condition of the parathyroid glands which causes excess calcium to be present in the blood. Dr Mark Vanderpump, expert endocrinologist specialising in thyroid problems, discusses the condition in this Q & A session with Top Doctors.
Dr Vanderpump talks about the role a woman's thyroid plays during pregnancy and the effects of thyroid conditions on the mother's and the foetus'. He also talks through how these problems are treated.
Consultant endocrinologist, Dr Mark Vanderpump, talks about the importance of staying in good shape and explains what prediabetes is.
Graves' disease, characterised by over-activity of the thyroid gland, is ten times more likely to affect women than men. Dr Vanderpump, our expert endocrinologist provides an insight into the causes, symptoms and treatment.