I am 52 I also suffer from hyperthyroidism and I have also gained weight. I have been able to take off about 4-5 pounds over a period of 30 days but it's not easy. I used to be 150 now I am am 165. I have brand new suits that I want and need to wear that don't fit me and this stinks. I take a thyroid pill every day to maintain my thyroid level. I've been on this pill since 2004. Miss M have a blood test done to see where your thyroid level is at and if you have a good Dr. he/she should be able t put you on a thyroid pill that will help you keep a normal thyroid. I wish you luck. It's not easy nor fun. A friend of mine who had her thyroid taken out now suffers from Graves Disease and it has affected her eye lids/eyes. Your Thyroid rules your body. I suggest again to seek medical attention. Thyroid is nothing to laugh at.View Thread
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