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Children and Thyroid


Children and Thyroid Knowledge Base

Obsessive tendencies - why would a man stay w/ & love a woman who has an imbalance that makes her this way?

my boyfriend, who says I am the one, are talking. He has a daughter. Wouldn't a man be wary of exposing a child to this kind of thought process? One detail - his wife died 7 years ago because she did not talk about her problems and overdosed on prescription drugs. I appreciate your advice and comments! Thank you8....

Help! I have been told by my doctor that my thyroid is not working, if I take meds will it help me lose weight

ds, but I am 175 pounds, so obiousvily I need to lose some weight, so will taking the thyroid meds help me drop the pounds quickly, if I keep my exercise routine up.? Please help if you've been there!...

Mother's got to love them!?

ith abuseing me by using my head as a ping pong ball whiel I had my son in my arms that I almost dropped. She's my Mom and I love her for I know she had it rough as a singel mom and know she has diebietes and she had skin cancer and might have thyroid cancer and I can se that she's not going to be around to much longer because of her health.What I'm trying to ask is what do I do, do I forgive her for all she's done or do I hate her for right know I'm stuck in the middel with my feelings and don't know which way to turn, so what would you do?...




Hormones Knowledge Base

Does hormone drugs impact thyroid drugs?

My hormone drug has made me more tried than usual which is not hard with a underactive thryroid my has any one else had similar problems

Thyroid stimulating hormone(TSH)?

I'm 23 yrs/female my TSH test says 0.05 I would like to know what does this mean n how does affect my health

Premature Ovarian Failure and/or Thyroid Problems?

ar I've had screwed up (missed or every 3-4 months) periods. I've been going to the doctor for it and after some bloodwork they are suggesting it might be Premature Ovarian Failure (POF) although still trying some other things first so not really diagnosed at this point. Anyone with thyroid problems been in a similar situation? or had missed period and possible POF that turned out not to be POF?...




Hypothyroidism Knowledge Base

I have a hypothyroid problem. I catch a cold often. Can I take cough sirop with DM-D-E ingredients?

I have a hypothyroid problem. I catch a cold often. Can I take cough sirop with DM-D-E ingredients? Soem pharmasits tell me yes, others say no because of the gland and its effects...which is true?

Hyperthyroid or Hypothyroid due to Cernobyl plant in Russia?

? And can it be due to the radiation after the explosion in Cernobyl/Russia because at that time I was living at about 1000 miles from the plant .They gave us some KI pills , I was just a child ....




Nodules Knowledge Base

If we are "evolving" as a species why are there so many more....?

acks, narcolepsy, as well as an increase in autism & ADHD in our children? Why is our cancer rate climbing? Why is AIDS wiping out so many people? Why do we have thousands of new medications on the market each year to combat the newest & latest malfunction of our bodies and/or our brains?

Do you know anyone who took Radioactive Iodine for Thyroid Cancer and had to stay away from all other humans?

ent, she may not go within five feet of anyone who still has their thyroids, otherwise theirs could also be destroyed. I've never heard of this. Is any familiar with this?...

Hair Loss...Help!!?

ash my hair every other day and hate to too because I freak out. At first my doctor said it could be my hormones, and then when my blood work came back everything was normal, when she checked my thyroid on my 6 week check up, that was fine. What else could it be? Currently I went to GNC and bought some Biotin shampoo and conditioner and some vitamins and it's still not working. My doctor still has me on prenatal as well. The only thing that has changed is I have been diagnosed with anxiety and panic disorder....which my hair loss causes even more stress. I don't know what to do, if you have any suggestions, please help me out. I need some encouragement or some other answers....


Pets and Thyroid


Pets and Thyroid Knowledge Base

My cat is ill please help?

t he hs tablets for what could be wrong with him? thanks...

10 yr old cat losing weight drastically?

thyroid test and she's fine there. The vets are at a loss and she's so weak now, we're considering putting her down. I'm hoping someone out there has experienced this and can help. I know I'm reaching here, but someone please help if you can....

Why does a cat urinate in large quantities?

Apricot is 15 years old and has been urinating a lot for a few months. The vet said it was a thyroid problem but medication did not help.


T3 and T4


T3 and T4 Knowledge Base

Another Thyroid Question?

I dont have my appoint to talk about results for another week or so but my OB said they were abnormal. Can anyone explain it to me?

What affect do these hormones have on the human body?

looking everywhere. Somebody help me. I need some help on all this hard work I'm doing, please.)...


Thyroid Medication and Treatment


Thyroid Medication and Treatment Knowledge Base

Can Synthroid be used for weight loss? I'm 210lbs, 5'4" and I'm desperate! What mg is safe for me to use?

I took Synthroid about 10 years ago, and I lost a substancial amount of weight!

Anyone had weight loss on synthroid?

ince I had my triplets almost 5 yrs ago, I have been on every diet you can think of and the weight would not come off, and now to my surprise 7 pounds yippi!!!!! I do ride bike every day for 30 min and try to go to the gym 3 x a week, but I also notice I have more energy with this pill and I hardly every think about eating. Your feed back would be appreciated!!!! Thank you...

Why am I feeling worse since increasing my thyroid medication:?

not pms time). I have heard others say that they too felt worse for a bit when either starting or increasing their thyroid meds. Why would that be? Any info would be appreciated. Thanks....


Thyroid Problems


Thyroid Problems Knowledge Base

Thyroid problem and pregnancy...?

o conceive for 11 months, to no avail....

A thyroid puzzle !?

ldn't the bloodwork indicate an overactive thyroid? Why would it not show on the scan. My husband's neck has been sore for a month, and he has been running a fever, off and on, for three weeks. Can anyone give us any information before we see the doctor next week?...

Does anybody know if I have a really bad thyroid problem?

ght some natural vitamins to support thyroid does anybody know if these are good ? any suggestions?...


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes Knowledge Base

Can a removal of 50 % of my thyroid cause me to have half of my face become numb and noise in my ears for 2 ye

It has been two years , and my condition has not changed . Iam in pain constanily rose cucuzza

What is the cause?

Anyone has any idea of how thyroid is caused?

Okay would your thyroid cause you to miss your period?

d? I am waiting for the blood test results and I wanted to see what your opinions where. TY...


Underactive thyroid


Underactive thyroid Knowledge Base

A herbal remedy 4 under active thyroid gland - PLEASE HELP!?

I have had an underactive thyroid gland for nearly two years, and I'm sick of taking pills every day. Can anyone reccomend an alternative medicine to solve this problem?

Does anyone have underactive thyroid? because I do. And I have a few questions.?

recent pregnancy. So just wondering if I should change to that. I know you are all thinking ask your doctor but I did and she did not say anything about this need some help here....

Any one out there with an under active thyroid?

t up and they say to avoid caffine, green veg etc etc but I need some advice from people who have personal experience please....