National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
Information Service (NEMDIS)

A service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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As of September 22, 2014, the NIDDK Clearinghouses Publication Catalog and Image Library sites will be unavailable until further notice.
Although you will not be able to order publications, you can view, download, and print them by using the links below.
For urgent matters, please send an email to catalog@niddk.nih.gov.


Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases

Awareness and Prevention Series

Ideal for health fairs and similar venues, the NIDDK Awareness and Prevention Series presents brief overviews of common health problems to raise awareness among people not yet diagnosed. More complete information on each topic is available in the A to Z list of topics and titles.

Overactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know publication thumbnail image

Overactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know
Briefly explains overactive thyroid, or hyperthyroidism, risk factors and symptoms.
PDF Version (820 KB) *

Underactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know publication thumbnail image

Underactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know
Briefly explains underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, risk factors and symptoms.
PDF Version (748 KB) *

For more titles in the series, see Diabetes Awareness and Prevention Series, Digestive Diseases Awareness and Prevention Series and Kidney and Urologic Diseases Awareness and Prevention Series.

Page last updated May 14, 2014



The National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service is a service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

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Phone: 1–888–828–0904
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Email: endoandmeta@info.niddk.nih.gov
Internet: www.endocrine.niddk.nih.gov

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