(WJBK) - After a couple weeks off, Monica Gayle is back after a health scare. She slipped a fell a few weeks back, which turned out to be a blessing in disguise.
Her concussion revealed a surprising find -- a lump on her thyroid that could possibly be cancer. So, Monica just had surgery to remove part of her thyroid. Watch above as she tells her story in this episode of Living the Life.
Then, we're joined by endocrinologist Dr. Shiri Levy, family medicine physician Dr. Earlexia Norwood and registered dietitian Bethany Thayer from Henry Ford to help us understand our thyroid and what an important role it plays in our health.