Suspecting an underactive thyroid? Check this list of 50+ low thyroid symptoms to see if you have hypothyroidism - can this be the reason you're not being able to lose weight (among other debilitating symptoms)?
Love this blog about the thyroid! I had a similar experience with the doctor testing the Tsh. Finally found one that has tested the t3 and t4.
TSH & Thyroid Problems Why the Thyroid Test is Wrong & What to Do
from DIET vs DISEASE
Hypothyroidism is estimated to affect up to 8.5% of people from Western countries, and around 20 million Americans. What’s more worrying, however, is that up to 60% of people are undiagnosed, often because we don’t realise what the symptoms of an underactive thyroid are. Learn more here: http://www.dietvsdisease.org/13-signs-of-hypothyroidism/
Hypothyrodism and Hyperthyroidism - at a glance - An issue that can mimic mental health issues at a glance. It is important for counselors to refer to medical profession for health rule outs of physical symptoms when these symptoms are present. Subscribe to Life's learning's blog: http://lifeslearning.org/ Facebook page for Counselors: Facebook.com/LifesLearningForCounselors Twitter: @sapelskog
How to Fire Up Your Thyroid, Your thyroid is often rather ignored, unless it is not functioning properly. Having an underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, mimics many other processes in the body, and can include symptoms like hair loss, inability to lose weight, fatigue, depression, among others.