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Happy 100

You know how excited you were when you hit the hundredth day of school?  There was a party, 100′s of lots of different things, and various activities focusing on the hundredth day celebration.   474 more words

Surviving Thyroid Cancer

Dr. Appointment update

So, I had a Dr. appointment on Monday. Just my regular physician. She went ahead and gave me an rx for some wellbutrin to hopefully start to take care of the depression. 155 more words

Coming to Grips with Thyroid Cancer

On April 2, 2013 I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. According to the Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association and the American Cancer Society, approximately 60,220 people in the United States were diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2013. 1,155 more words

My Talking Thyroid: New Medication Crisis

(An unfinished version of this post was sent out earlier in error.)

I’m not sure if I mentioned this, but I have a talking thyroid. 329 more words

Chronic Illness

10 Lessons from My Thyroid

Just when I was starting to get a vision for this blog, life took a little detour.

In May of last year, I went to see my Gynecologist for ye old annual visit. 1,028 more words


Bump-less: March on

My last post was mid-February when what I thought/think was my period started. I had some light flow or spotting for a few days and then nothing. 299 more words


Are Synthetic Thyroid Drugs, Like Synthroid, Actually Making Your Condition Worse?

The thyroid drug Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium), as the name implies, is anything but natural. It is not bio-equivalent to the natural hormone thyroxine, but is instead a synthetic, hormone-like substance with very different properties. 2,613 more words