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I Think My Doctor Hated Me

About 3 months ago I went to the doctor and told her that there was something wrong with me.
I told her my symptoms:
-Extreme fatigue… 594 more words


My experience, frustration, and continued struggle with hypothyroidism- Update 1


Update 1

On 9/12/2014, I shared my experience, frustration, and continued struggle with hypothyroidism. From this point on, I’ll blog the subsequent updates.

About a week ago, I went to see my doctor with a list of all the questions and concerns. 1,076 more words


Waiting On The Tests

Waiting for the results of tests is torture. But, waiting to do a test is worse because you have the anxiety about the test and… 476 more words


Thyroid Thursday

Can you believe we are halfway through September and Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month? While awareness should take place every day, I hope all the articles, photos, and tweets I’ve shared have inspired you to get your neck checked and learn more about thyroid cancer (the ninth most common cancer in the United States according to thyca.org). 703 more words

Health & Wellness

My experience, frustration, and continued struggle with hypothyroidism

Once upon a time…

Once upon a time, I was a very happy and healthy, blissfully optimist, cheerful person. Then, in my early 30s, about 7+ years ago, I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. 1,651 more words


Going off synthroid -- withdrawal symptoms

I am currently at day 30 of no Synthroid. I do take 2 capsules per day of the fairly weak product Nutri-Meds Porcine Thyroid. It’s weak, but it’s not inert. 437 more words

Over it already..

Well Frankie’s first day of high school was a success! He absolutely loves it! Such a relief. Now Monday will be my youngest child’s first day of 7th grade. 85 more words