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hashimotos tyroiditis
I am 19, and was dianosed a year ago. iam currently taking synthroid, but donnot feel any better. I feel...More
Posted by mestraa
Grave's Disease and Headaches
I was diagnosed with Grave's disease and had RAI four years ago. I take synthroid and cytomel (t3). I still...More
Posted by mhabetz

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Hair loss and Hypothyroid - HELP!!!
On June 4th I had RAI for hyperthyroidism. I had dealt with Thyroid issues for the past 13 years, Hashimoto's...More
Posted by purplejmb
First problem _ bloating/constipation
I've had hypothyroidism since I was 20 after taking a radioisotope to get rid of graves disease. I have a...More
Posted by lasklickas807
lab resuts
in May 2014 my results were TSH 4.97 T4 .95 Doc upped my Levo from .75 to 100 New results this week were TSH...More
Posted by eugenett
awareness Thought id share this is an awesome t shirt never seen one like it...More
Posted by An_259111
newly diagnosed
I'm 33 yrs old and I just found out I have hypothyroidism. My too antibodies were 38.5 just started synthroid...More
Posted by reback81
Thyroid Lvls not normal, the doctor said I was fin...
So I am new to this site and I'm on here to try and get some feedback. Here is my history. I had a baby...More
Posted by hope4more13
Thyroid growth
I have a growth on my thyroid 2cm big and they say it's densely calcified. I am worried to death it may be...More
Posted by clerkette57
Lyme disease or Hypothyroid
I went to the er on August 7 because I had fever and feeling like I had the flu (achy bones, muscles,...More
Posted by alliej0225
Just got diagnosed with Hyperthyroidism, not coping too well with day to day life to be completely honest. I...More
Posted by patfresh
Can T4 medication cause allergic reactions?
I would like to know if anyone has experienced allergic reactions to T4 medication. I have noticed that I...More
Posted by An_259018
Cranial pressure
I'm having many of the symptoms of the cranial pressure, jaw tension, shaky, etc. still searching for...More
Posted by An_258962
Hypothyroid nose tightening & shortening of breath
Can anyone help me. My tsh last time was 7.5. I feel tingling in the left hand and thigh. I'm taking...More
Posted by safi9
Thyroid link to Mental Disorders
Can anyone explain the link between Thyroid and specific mental disorders or point me to a website that...More
Posted by An_258760
Liothyronine [T3] medication / excessive sleepines...
Why does the T3 medication Liothyronine cause excessive sleepiness = 12 hours a night, with grogginess all...More
Posted by An_258760
hypo symptoms but hyper test results?!
Hey all, 26 year old male been struggling with symptoms of hypothyroid. -easy fat gain -weak muscles...More
Posted by danthiemann
24/7 head pain and pressure, thyroid may be the ca...
Hey guys it looks like no one has posted in a few months but I'm hoping you all are still checking this. I am a...More
Posted by thera13
Goiter issues
38 years old female, had my goiter for about 4 years. About 3 months ago I had a full work up and my large...More
Posted by An_258697
Lab Tests
T4 - 13.6 T3 uptake - 41.2 free thyroxine index - 5.6 TSH - 0.126 Diagnosed with hashimotos in 2008, been...More
Posted by cjbradford
Normal Blood Test, but have symptoms
I have been experiencing periods getting closer and closer together. The last cycle was 16 days. There is...More
Posted by teacherbeth3

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Symptoms for thyroid problems?
I have been experiencing some symptoms that go along with what I have read about hyperthyroid. I am a 25 yr...More
Posted by johnbear32
Can you help me on my study?
Hi, I am currently a graduate student in Santa Clara University. I am doing a team project for my coursework...More
Posted by happierus
High TSH
Hi all, I have congenital hypothyroidism, in fact, I was born without a thyroid. Over my lifespan, I have...More
Posted by candycane44
Hypothyroidism and seizures
I recently had extreme hypothyroid and TSH of 147. It is now 3.47 but now I am having what dr call pseudo...More
Posted by An_258175
Thyroid or WTH
I started Synthroid in February 2014 and OMG was that stuff bad for me! I stopped Synthroid in March and...More
Posted by An_258141

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joint pain
I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism in June of 2013 with a tsh level of 8.9. I .started on 25mcgm of...More
Posted by An_258037
Is it my thyroid, or something else
I have hypothyroidism, since a child about 5. I had a cyst on the the throat and therefore I had surgery and...More
Posted by cindigal
I was on Synthroid 112m and a little over a month ago my Dr. raised it to 125m because of the blood tests....More
Posted by siobhan10017
I was on Synthroid 112m and a little over a month ago my Dr. raised it to 125m because of the blood tests....More
Posted by siobhan10017

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I had my thyroid removed in November 2010. I believe, strongly, it is my responsbility to understand what this while do to my body and my future. No o...More

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