Publications and Videos
Dr. Melnick Publishes Article on Thyroid Blood Testing
May 3, 2023
Dr. Melnick wrote an article for Hypothyroid Mom explaining how thyroid blood test works, what they mean, and why they may not be the best way to diagnose and treat hypothyroidism.
Dr. Melnick Publishes Article on His “Old Fashioned” Approach to Hypothyroidism
April 25, 2023
Dr. Melnick published an article on Hypothyroid Mom explaining his “old school” approach to treating hypothyroidism, and why he feels that listening to the patient’s symptoms is a better method than relying solely on blood tests.
Dr. Melnick Writes Article: “Can hypothyroidism exist when blood tests are normal?”
April 22, 2023
Dr. Melnick wrote an article for Hypothyroid Mom explaining why thyroid blood tests may not tell the full story when it comes to diagnosing and treating hypothyroidism.
Dr. Melnick Publishes Article on Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
November 17, 2018
Dr. Melnick wrote an article for Hypothyroid Mom explaining Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, an autoimmune condition that causes people to have an underactive thyroid gland, and how dietary therapy can help.
Dr. Melnick Shares Tips on Losing Weight with Hypothyroidism
September 19, 2018
Dr. Melnick contributed to an article on Hypothyroid Mom sharing tips on how to lose weight with hypothyroidism, a difficult task for those suffering with this condition.
Dr. Melnick Shares Information about Thyroflex Testing
October 7, 2017
Dr. Melnick published an article on Hypothyroid Mom explaining a little-known method for thyroid function testing called the Thyroflex Test, and how it can be used to determine if a patient’s medication levels are adequate.
Dr. Melnick Discusses Significant Study for Hypothyroid Patients
July 14, 2017
In an article for Hypothyroid Mom, Dr. Melnick discusses a 2013 study that compared hypothyroid patients treated with natural versus synthetic thyroid medications, which found that patients treated with natural thyroid medications experienced better symptom relief.
Dr. Melnick Explains Why Many Hypothyroid Patients are Unhappy with Treatment
June 7, 2017
Dr. Melnick wrote an article for Hypothyroid Mom explaining why many patients being treated with synthetic thyroid hormone medications, and why the “old school” treatment approach may be a better option.
Dr. Melnick Explains Thyroid Brain Fog
October 24, 2014
Dr. Melnick wrote an article for Hypothyroid Mom explaining why thyroid problems can cause brain fog and what can be done to help.
Dr. Melnick Explains the Connection Between Infertility, Miscarriage, and Subclinical Hypothyroidism
August 14, 2014
In an article for Hypothyroid Mom, Dr. Melnick explains why it is important to treat hypothyroidism in relation to pregnancy and women trying to conceive.