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Reply: HYPOTHYRODISM
In my case, my thyroid hormone levels fluctuated over many years until I eventually needed meds to...More
Posted by motherawesome
Reply: More energy?
Energy drinks seemed to perk me up at first, but after a few days the fatigue returned. Walking...More
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Reply: Hypothyroid, Multinodlar Goiiter, and Sleep Apnea?
Just after my hypothyroidism diagnosis, I underwent a sleep study because I was always tired and was...More
Posted by motherawesome
Reply: Hypothyroidism Headache + Pressure
Sounds like Hashimoto's throiditis, you must get the doctor to test for autoimmunine thyroid antibodies. You...More
Posted by ladydawny
Reply: Help!!!!
I am in no way an expert. In late August 2009, I started to feel some of what you describe. In Sept. slighty...More
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Did u have a high tsh that eventually went back to normal without medication?
Can anyone shed some light?
Hello, I'm new here and was hoping someone could enlighten me I have a 12 year old daughter who was recently...More
Posted by fcl
Hysterectomy and effects on thyroid and lipids
I have heard that removal of the ovaries can cause problems with thyroid and lipids. I had the surgery...More
Posted by rvgrandma
Reply: low TSH high FREE T4
Low TSH and elevated FT4 is hyperthyroidism, meaning an excess of thyroid of thyroid hormone in your body. ...More
Posted by bobby75703
Reply: Unable to work??
Yes, I worked in finance and wasn't able to work. I couldn't think straight, felt exhausted, confused, and...More
Posted by kingdave21
symptoms
`does anyone ever experience symptoms of sleeplessness despite within range of tsh levels
Posted by An_261012
Reply: everyone with a thyroid problem should try them!
Hi I was diagnosed with Hyperactive thyroid in 2009 I couldn't get out of bed I was severely too sick...More
Posted by samiyaraun0207
Hypo, recently had a baby and no sex drive
Hello Everyone, A little background I was missed diagnosed with Thyroid cancer didn't find out til after...More
Posted by An_260982
hypo or hyper?
a new doc said today that my last test, on 3 Dec, showing [br>T3 71.60 range 81-178 ng/dL [br>T4 3.6...More
Posted by oldie28
Reply: 27 Year Old Diagnosed With Hypothyroidism 1.5 mont...
Well I've known I've had hypothyroidism basically my whole life (I'm 19) and I've been taking levothyroxine for...More
Posted by sbking1
Hypothyroidism and losing weight with tea drinks
So I have hypothyroidism and Ive been living with it for at least 10 years and it has always been hard for me...More
Posted by sbking1
Hashimotos/hypo
My antibodies are high, normal tsh, low reverse t3. Anyone experience an enlarged spleen?
Posted by nic14120
Hypothyroidism and polyunsaturated fats
Are polyunsaturated fats bad for those of us with hypothyroidism? I have been reading some stuff online about...More
Posted by An_260824
Reply: why decrease my meds
I came to the site looking for answers as to why my synthroid doses r being decreased also. Had Thyroid removed...More
Posted by nat54
Reply: High Free T4 and Low TSH
Thank you. My Dr prescribed me atenolol for my shaking and racing heart. I see him on Monday 1/5/15.
Posted by lisawt
Reply: Convinced I have had hyperthyroid or Graves for at...
The symptoms you describe sound like classic hyperthyroid. You mention TSH and T4 labs being normal. Its...More
Posted by bobby75703
Reply: Hypothyroidism and Seizures?
Very interesting.. I had my thyroid removed the weeks ago and I had a siezer. Never had one before.
Posted by hooters35
Hashimoto's and the Emergency Room please read ASA...
I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis at 14-years old. I am now 25 and have gone untreated for over a...More
Posted by slf0889
Athyroidism survivors over the age of 45
HI All I was born in 1968. I was the 2nd case in NYHospital born w/ congenital athyroidism coupled w/...More
Posted by eleninyc1968
Reply: thyroid problem
I would follow up with the ENT, if for no other reason than to rule it out. After all the soreness could be...More
Posted by bobby75703
Prednisone and Levothyroxine
I have been diagnosed with Hashimotos hypothyroid. I have been on levothyroxine for over 4 years. Recently I...More
Posted by derameth
What is Anti-TPO?
I am 29 years old, female, was told in May 2013 I have an underactive thyroid and was put on levothyroxine. I...More
Posted by skyla2202
Reply: Reverse T3 ??
Yes they can. Mine were all normal and yet my T3 was elevated. I'm on a formulary Thyroid medication. More
Posted by sunybeeches
Hashimotos and Anxiety
I am 46 , female and have Hashimotos (Hypo). I am having anxiety problems on and off. Anyone else deal with...More
Posted by michelle45
Reply: How To Lose Fat With Hypothyroidism? Synthetic Thy...
Thank you soo much for this information, im going to go do a blood test asap and get these and other pieces of...More
Posted by rkumar91
Reply: New diagnosis
Thank you for your reply!! I like that analogy & it certainly gives me hope. It's nice having the...More
Posted by fitepileptic

Spotlight: Member Stories

I had thyroid cancer at the age of 18, back in 1996. Had a total thyroidectomy, and have to rely on my thyroid medication to regulate my body ever sin...More

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