Dr Oz: What Is Gout?
Dr. Oz and Dr. Keri Peterson shared the health detectives in your life who might be able to see the clues that something is wrong before you doctor! Find out the surprising ways that your veterinarian might see the clues that you have ringworm or the sleep disorder that your dental hygienist might detect the next time you lie back in their exam chair!
Dr Oz: Hyperthyroidism Symptoms
Dr. Oz was most fascinated by the next health detective on Dr. Keri Peterson’s list because it is your dry cleaner. Dr Peterson said that your dry cleaner can actually detect if you have hyperthyroidism, which is caused by an overactive thyroid hormone. She said it is most common in women, and one of the most obvious symptoms is excessive sweating, which your dry cleaner might notice on your clothes. Here are some other symptoms to look for:
- Heat intolerance
- Rapid heart rate
- Weight loss