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Children and Thyroid


Children and Thyroid Knowledge Base

My period is irregular and my doctors aren not sure whats wrong with me.?

anywhere between 2-5 monthes at a time. Does anyone know of what medical conditions can cause this? My doctors have checked my thyroid and also my blood for certain things. I am afraid that it could be something that could prevent me from having children....

Can elevated Troponin levels be related to Thyroid or Infertility problems?

r. My first child had to be conceived with clomid. I can go six+ months with no period, if it isn't medicine induced. I have never been told that I have a thyroid problem, but I know that I have irregular periods and infertility issues. Can this cause heart damage or elevated troponin levels?

I never have any physical energy, and it's not my thyroid what else could it be?

of the day they are satisfied to just play together or with toys, and I sit on the couch and get can't seem to get motivated no matter what I do. I eat relatively healthy, (no fast food) although I don't consume more than 1800 calories a day because I know I won't even use that much in a day. I can barely even get out of bed in the morning. I've tried going to bed earlier, going to bed later, using caffeine, getting my thyroid checked by the doctor several times, taking a daily vitamin, everything I can think of and I just can't seem to get any energy to do anything. Doesn't help that I'm overweight from having children and don't have the energy to work out either. HELP!...





Hypothyroidism Knowledge Base

Hypothyroid: Low T3 Uptake, normal TSH and T4 - what does this mean?

idism, but didn't get checked until my mother urged me to do so. I am going to see an endocrinologist next month. What do my results mean and is the synthroid going to help?...

Question on Hypothyroidism?

If a person has hypothyroidism and the result is weight gain, why the cold intolerance? I thought fat insulates...




Nodules Knowledge Base

Is Hemochromatosis really the #1 genitic disorder?

fibromyaliga? A simple old fashioned bleed could fix it....

How can you tell if you have thyroid disorders?

al easily when I'm not trying to eat as much as I can....

Hair texture change?

othing like what my normal hair is/was. What the heck happened to me. How could my whole head of hair change due to anything in 5 weeks? Isn't your hair "dead" after it leaves your head so that it couldn't change my whole head of hair because of getting off drugs or thyroid disorder? I didn't use anything on my hair different and menopause wouldn't change ALL of my hair! I need advise and HELP - will my hair be this kind of hair forever -? I have to wet it down every day because its texture is totally different, how could this happen? Anybody experience this?...


Pets and Thyroid


Pets and Thyroid Knowledge Base

My neighbor has no medical insurance and health problems?

and said "we found something in your sinuses and where you had cancer and also something on you right lung".the clinic is making her wait to see a specialist because of no insurance,they keep telling her it all takes time to get in to the specialist.mean while she is a nervous wreck. so she talked to the lady incharge of the clinic and got no where. my question is who can she contact to get some answers to get the results of what they found, they told her a specalist has to read the cat scan to say what they found. she has been waiting almost 3 weeks. if it was me I'd sure want to know ASAP. PLEASE help...

My cats are losing lots weight what an I do?

play. I can feel their back bones. They are eating but never gaining any weight only losing it. Is there any thing I can do to get them to gain weight? I have brought them vitamins, and I give them more food to eat. I have been trying to fatten them up but it is not working. What is wrong with them? My friend says the vet can't do anything for them because it is a thyroid disease. Does anyone know anything about this?...

Does anyone know why a dachshunds' hair falls out on their tail and chest bone?

shes black and tan and she has had 3 skin scrapes and has no mange or allergies and no mites of the skin. She has also had blood tests and has no thyroid problems. HELP I dont want my dog to go bald!


T3 and T4


T3 and T4 Knowledge Base

Thyroid question?

ver, kidney and spleen. T3 is about ten times more active than T4[1].'

Does fatty liver condition contribute to low thyroid function?

if t4 has to be converted to t3 by the liver does fatty liver pose a problem?

Thyroid: Free T3 low, all other tests normal?

This question is for anyone with the same problem or familiar with it. My TSH is 1.67 and Free T4 is at 1.2 (both normal), while my Free T3 is low and out of range at 2.35.


Thyroid Medication and Treatment


Thyroid Medication and Treatment Knowledge Base

What's the worst thing that can happen from someone with borderline normal thyroid hormone taking synthroid?

Basically if I am just bordline normal (almost low) and I take synthroid...what's are the worst things that can come from it?

Thyroid medication too high?

be a side effect of a too high dosage? I tried to find answers on the internet, but to no avail. Any thoughts?...


Thyroid Problems


Thyroid Problems Knowledge Base

Doctor or Nurse Needed Badly! I'm 25,F,Have numbness/weakness on entire left side of body?

diagnosis (Dermatitus, Psoriasis, Exema), Asthma, Lymphodema, Restless Leg, Hyperhydrosis. I have had wide spread chronic pain (all joints,muscle,back,face,jaw) for years, It gets worse each year. Never ending wide spread decreased sence of feeling/numbness it's worst on left side of body also from waist to just below butt, also in pelvic area which is again worst on left hand side. Pain/Numbness/Sharp sensation in left back quarter of skull. Fatigue. Loss of phsyical streingth on left side of body. Stabbing pains in face worst on left side. Had weakness/numbness problems for 10 years,slowly getting worse. Also period stoped at age 18,Dr said its from weight.Note I've had thyroid, cancer, heart, diabetis, liver tests all where great. PLEASE PLEASE HELP ME! I APPERICATE YOU'R HELP....

Re: LOW THYROID and any connection between this and apoor or compromised immune system.?

a bad immune system because of the disease and if so how do you fix the problem...


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes Knowledge Base

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No real period in 3 months? Negative HPT.?

Ok, I'm new to this, so bear with me. I'm going to call my doc later, but wanted to know if anyone else has been through this.

Muscle cramps?

still having muscle cramps. I have them in the legs at nite and during the day I get cramps on my back, side and where my ovaries use to be. I drink plenty of water. Could this be a sign of something more serious?...


Underactive thyroid


Underactive thyroid Knowledge Base

Under Active Thyroid...?

have it, I'll be on medication for the rest of my life? Is there no cure? I feel quite upset, because I thought it sounded like an old persons disorder...I'm only 26!!

What could be causing my hair to fall out so much like it's not attached to my scalp?

e I wake up with my bed cover in hair. My doctor keeps saying it's not from my thyroid or from taking the same medicine for so long because my levels are always normal.

Under active thyroid?

Been on levothyroxine over a year, now my hair is falling out at an alarming rate. Any ideas why?