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Children and Thyroid


Children and Thyroid Knowledge Base

Whats the problem with my son?

He is 12yrs old. He takes a lot of time to get dressed, to do his home work, to study his lessons etc.

Can you still have children with an thyroid disorder ?

Someone told me that If I get pregnant that the child will be born physically and/or handicapped . Is this true ?

Is it true that pelvic X-rays taken to new born babies may produce cancer of the thyroids in their teen years?

t 90% of the children who were exposed to these X-rays got thyroids cancer in their teen years. Her daughter is 20 now and has that cancer. Is this true....




Hormones Knowledge Base

High thyroid hormones?

ood web sites to help me understand that would be great....

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?...

Thyroid problems.?

my thyroid gland produces too much hormones. I have hyper...(don't know the right word)




Hypothyroidism Knowledge Base

Pedigree for hypothyroidism?

can somebody please give me a good website or something that shows a pedigree of at least 3 generations for hypothyroidism?


does anyone here suffer from it? how would you describe your symptoms?




Nodules Knowledge Base

5 year old with a thyroid disorder?

her in yesterday and the doc said she wanted to test her thyroid that it could be part of the reason shes always so tired. They said the test wont be back for a week. What would it mean if she did have an underactive thyroid, I know that it does run in my family but I dont know anything about it. Id appreciate any advice. Thanks...

What is a thyroid cancer or Papillary Carcinoma with microfollicular pattern?

I was diagnose with Papillary Carcinoma, on my smaller nodule and Nodular Hyperplasia, larger nodule what does that mean?

Do I have REMBD?

I am 31, I wake up at night hitting my fionce, biting him, screaming obsenities, and other wierd stuff, always with a vivid dream in tow in the back of my mind.


Pets and Thyroid


Pets and Thyroid Knowledge Base

Help for a dog with an unactive thyroid.?

My dog is 7 years old the vet said he has an unactive thyroid, very fat. hardly eats, what can I do..

Whats wrong with my dog?

okay my dog has thyroid cancer and he has seizures, but today hes being wierd

Help for a dog with an unactive thyroid.?

My dog is 7 years old the vet said he has an unactive thyroid, very fat. hardly eats, what can I do..


T3 and T4


T3 and T4 Knowledge Base

What hormones and type of hormones does the gland thyroid and parathyroid produce?

I don't understand. I thought it was the thyroid hormone but then it talks about t4 and t3 hormones and such. Please help!! I'm looking for quick answers.

TSH,T3,T4 difference?

Book saying that TSH stimulates the thyroid gland to secrete its hormone thyroxine (T4). but T3 comes from thyroid gland as well, why TSH doesn't stimulates the thyroid gland to secrete T3 ?

Can't get my I131 treatment this week?

t's the first time in 25 years that it has happened and that nobody in the country can receive the treatment as scheduled. This treatment is a follow up to a total thyroidectomy, and I am off T3 & T4 meds while I wait for this treatment, so needless to say I feel horrible in the mean time. I'm just curious about what exactly happened at the plant - does anyone have any info?...


Thyroid Medication and Treatment


Thyroid Medication and Treatment Knowledge Base

Does synthroid help weight reduction?

I have hypothyroidism.

I take medication for my thyroid, is it still OK to take birth control,?

I really want to know if this makes either one of the meds any less effective


Thyroid Problems


Thyroid Problems Knowledge Base

Have thyroid problem am finding it hard to work?


ANYONE with a thyroid problem and still finally lost weight?

Anyone with thyroid problem and gained mass weight? Only to go through years of struggle with thyroid and have no hope? Did you finally lose the weight and gain your hope back?

I am married and has thyroid problem for 4 and half years,Is it possible for me to get pregnant having goiter?

now. I just want to know if it is possible for me to get pregnant with my current health problem. Anyone can give an advice?...


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes Knowledge Base

I'm losing too much weight. HELP please?

I'm still breast feeding my one year old. My weight was 117 for quite a while after pregnancy.

Can my bunny cure my thyroid?

whenever my thyroid causes me pain (stress) and I keep my bunny rabbit close to my neck, it stops

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

What can you do for thinning hair in a female?

's been 2 years since I went on meds but my hair is still thin. I've also tried different shampoo / cream conditioners but the only one that seems to do anything is Pantene. Does anyone have information on how to make the hair thicken up again?...

What are the main causes of unexplained weight lose?

m underweight but dont want to be!! so could anyone else please tell me any reasons why this could be happening!?...

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....