The Premier Houston Thyroid Specialist to appear on 21st Century Television, February 5, 2014 on CNBC

MMP (USA) is pleased to announce that Dr. Ridha Arem and the Texas Thyroid Institute/Arem Wellness has been selected to appear on 21st Century Television, an award winning international television series.

Boca Raton, FL (February 5, 2014) — The Texas Thyroid Institute, directed by Ridha Arem, M.D., is an endocrinology practice specializing in thyroid disease, hormonal disorders and weight loss at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, TX.  This story will focus on Dr. Arem’s expertise in diagnosing and treating thyroid disorders, as well as on his effective diet and supplements for both thyroid wellness and successful weight loss.

The story will also focus on how Dr. Arem has merged conventional and holistic medicine views for more well-balanced treatments. Dr. Arem is the author of The Thyroid Solution , published for the first time in 1999, which provides a comprehensive mind body program for thyroid patients and is now available in English and Spanish. Second and third editions of this book were released in 2007 and 2008.  He is also the author of the newly released diet book detailing a comprehensive weight loss program, called the The Protein Boost Diet. The Protein Boost Diet, also featured in this story, is Dr. Arem’s Mind-Body weight loss program.

This diet has been designed on the molecular level to speed up metabolism and tame cravings. The properties of this diet are:

• High in protein with the best protein combinations at each meal and specific protein mixes

• Low glycemic, especially at dinner time

• High in fiber (30-35 grams per 24 hours)

• Low in saturated fat • Mediterranean diet properties

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 “Dr. Arem is a visionary and leader within his field,” stated JL Haber, Vice President of Programming for 21st Century Television. “Dr. Arem has developed exciting new ways to diagnose and treat thyroid conditions. As a world-renowned thyroid expert and board certified MD in endocrinology and metabolism, he was a natural fit for our program. In this episode, we will feature Dr Arem’s solution for optimal thyroid health and weight loss management .”

About Texas Thyroid Institute/Arem Wellness and Dr. Arem

Dr. Ridha Arem is currently running The Texas Thyroid Institute, an endocrinology practice specializing in thyroid disease, hormonal disorders,  and weight loss at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, TX.  He has served for several years as a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX, as Chief of Endocrinology at Ben Taub General Hospital, a major teaching hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, and as Medical Director of the endocrine laboratory at Methodist Hospital in Houston, TX He is the founder of Clinical Thyroidology, currently an official publication of the American Thyroid Association, read by over 20,000 physicians nationwide, and served as the editor in chief of this periodical publication from 1988 to 2000. From 1993 to 1998 he served as the Chairman of the Thyroid Committee in the International Consortium on the effects of radiation exposure on health related to the Chernobyl accident. Dr. Arem is the author of more than 40 peer reviewed articles in the fields of thyroid disease, endocrinology, and metabolism. In addition to teaching medical students and physicians–in-training, Dr. Arem has lectured extensively locally, nationally, and internationally, on thyroid disorders.  He has also given numerous educational conferences organized by patient education organizations. Dr. Arem is a world-renowned pioneer in the use T4 and T3 combination therapy for the treatment of hypothyroidism. Dr. Arem participated in over 20 national TV shows and over 50 radio shows, including NPR. He was also featured in numerous national magazines and newspapers including Wall Street Journal, Home Ladies Journal, Woman’s World, and Newsweek Magazine (listed as one of the Top Physicians in the Country, 2011).

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About 21st Century Television

21st Century Television is an award winning business show that is independently produced by MMP (USA), Inc. The show provides its business viewers an in depth opportunity to find solutions to the industry problems from some of the top business leaders from across the world. With more than 5000 companies participating on over 500 shows, 21st Century Television continues to be the premier and targeted outlet for the latest business stories. 21st Century Television airs on cable networks that reach over 100 million viewers worldwide. For specific market-by-market air dates and times, please e-mail For more information, please visit

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