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Lauren, Undiagnosed Bio

Hello. my name is Lauren. I am currently being tested for Cushing’s and am scared.

I have hypothyroidism/ Hashimoto’ s auto immune disease. Also my sugar is pre-diabetic. 179 more words


Reversing Hypothyroidism through LDN (low dose naltrexone)

Hypothyroidism is treated by replacing thyroid hormone using T3, T4, or T3/T4 combination. Once treatment begins, the patient is expected to take the thyroid replacement, perhaps in increasing dosages, for life. 364 more words

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Is TSH the “Best Test” for Diagnosing Hypothyroid?

Today, TSH is considered the best way to diagnose patients with hypothyroidism. For most people, this approach works well.  However, I have seen many patients with normal TSH, suffering from hypothyroid symptoms. 355 more words

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Thyroid Myths Demystified: Part 1 Hypothyroidism Basics

This first post provides the readers with the basics of undertanding hypothyroidism, TSH, thyroid hormones, and treatment options.  Understanding these basics will prepare the readers to further explore future posts on thyroid myths such as: 324 more words


Understanding Relationship between Hypothyroidsm & Depression

Depression and hypothyroidism are distinct illness. However, the commonality of symptoms may mask hypothyroidism in depressed patients. Below are some of the shared symptoms of depression and hypothyroidism: 291 more words

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