Be aware of drugs known to cause hypothyrodism, especially if you already have other risk factors.
The one risk factor for hypothyroidism that you can compensate for is a diet low in iodine. Your doctor or a registered dietitian can help you to identify foods rich in iodine, such as shellfish and iodized salt.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a