... My doc last October noticed a large nodule on my thyroid via ultrasound. ... (0 replies)
... to know I'm not alone and I'm sure there'll be others out there too! It's really frustrating as so many doctors don't seem to know all that much about endocrine problems even the specialists, there seems to be a lot of guess work! ... (2 replies)
... s to address the body as segments, when actually it's all one and the same. I also have borderline high blood sugar, which I know is part of the whole package of thyroid problems sometimes. ... (5 replies)
... I started with hypothyroid problems about 8 years ago at the age of 24. ... (2 replies)
... I really need help making a decision to have removed. If anybody can help I would be so grateful. I'm booked in to have full thyroid removed as have a overactive thyroid with lots of problems. ... (1 replies)
... Forgive my lack of any abbreviations but still trying to understand all this..had no idea how much the thyroid had to do with so much. ... (5 replies)
... who did a cholesterol test n everything was sooo bad, n I don't eat that bad, the unbelievable weight gain n the constant feeling crappy in so many ways if this thyroid problem hadn't been a problem then. ... (5 replies)
... There are different kinds of thyroid medication. The most common is Synthroid, which contains the thyroid hormone T4. Many people are fine on this medication. ... (5 replies)
... Just started with new doc n though I used to get thyroid tests cause of too thin, I've gained over 25lb n that's just for starters.. ... (5 replies)
... back problems n other health issues..it's making them worse. I would prefer to go natural supplement anyways so besides cod liver oil.. ... (0 replies)
... Normal labs don't mean you're not hypothyroid. I had very normal results: like a .5 or something, but my doctor (a wonderful, understanding person who I am blessed to have met) discovered my problem when a year later my results were 2.3, quadripling! Just because it's in normal range, doesn't mean it's normal for you.
My doc put it this way: when they were establishing the... (10 replies)
... Inability to tolerate thyroid treatment often is due to adrenal dysfunction. Your symptoms sound similar to that. ... (1 replies)
... So this all began about a month and a week ago. I was working out at the gym for a hour and a half every day. All of a sudden I started having health problems. I had my blood work checked. My tsh was 4.87, my free t4 was 0.6, and my t3 free was 3.2. These tests were taken back on 3/13. I quit drinking coffee since then and I'm not even able to work out at all. Makes me too... (0 replies)
... Ok, so I got the letter in the mail today from my doctor and I'm somewhat annoyed. So first of all he is one of those doctors who thinks that all of my problems are in my head and likes to play by the reference ranges only.... So the T4 free range is 0. ... (5 replies)
... So I got these results today and have yet to speak to my doctor. I have had horrible problems my whole life and I am finally starting to crack down on the cause. I am a 21 year old male. ... (5 replies)
... Yes he said hashimotos..going in today will ask since I usually get copies for my files.. ty (5 replies)
Can you post the actual test results? You are entitled to a copy, so ask your doctor.
Just based on what you've said it sounds as if your TSH is slightly elevated and your antibodies are high, which could suggest Hashimoto's. But really, I'm just guessing. It would be a lot easier to help you if you posted the exact results, including the lab ranges. (5 replies)
... I'm a 46 year old male and I'm fairly certain that my thyroid is sluggish. I have a family history of thyroid problems so it runs in the family. I have a lot of issues that taking kelp will usually help. ... (1 replies)
... I had my thyroid removed 2/19/15. Painful and I stayed in recovery 3 hours. Seems I freaked out when I came out. I have had surgery before and that never had happen before.
I have been reading the post and I have most of the same symptoms. I cannot talk much above a whisper and it is a strain to talk at all. My breathing is getting worst , sort of like a wheezing, I... (1 replies)
... Please help me because there is not so many thyroid symptoms professionals in my country. ... (0 replies)