How does the thyroid work?

There are several important pieces in the Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Thyroid (HPT) axis which help regulate our thyroid function.  First let’s talk about the flow of the thyroid “conversation” in our body.  The pituitary gland is a little gland, about the size of a small pea, in our brain.  This gland sends out a messenger, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone […]