Dr. Offie Soldin shares how thyroid hormone levels affect fetal development.
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How Do Thyroid Hormone Levels Affect Fetal Development? Dr. Offie Soldin: Well what you need to know is that the Thyroid Hormone is necessary for every singled process in the body. It’s just necessary for growth and development and the big one for that is necessary for every cell, cell on the metabolism. But on the whole— during pregnancy it’s critical for brain development of the fetus.
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