NY1 - Dr. Randall Owen: "January May Be Perfect Time to Get Thyroid Checked"

January is thyroid awareness month, and doctors are encouraging people to make sure things are in check.

New York, NY
 – January 24, 2014  –– 

"The thyroid is a gland in the lower neck which produces a hormone called thyroid hormone, and that's important in metabolism and energy, and many different disorders can occur, altering the function of the gland," said Randall Owen, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Learn more