About the Author
Dr. Alan Christianson
is the "go-to" expert to whom other physicians refer patients with thyroid disease. He has been featured on TV news stations across the country for his views on medicine, and has been spotlighted by national publications ranging from Woman's World
to the Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients. Hy Bender
is the bestselling author of 15 books and has also written for such national publications as The New York Times, American Film, Advertising Age, Spy
, and Mad Magazine
. Hy's lived through both thyroid cancer and hypothyroidism, allowing him to write about thyroid topics in a nuanced way that fully takes into account a patient's feelings and needs.