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Iodine - Are you getting enough?

Initially used as a treatment for goiter, more and more studies are revealing a link between this essential nutrient and the prevention of cancers and other diseases.

Tip Of The Week

8th day of natural hormones intake only

Eight days of natural hormones intake – an interim status. Day 1 till 5 went without any strange physical not mental side effects, except for the first morning when the system realised that something was all together different as usual. 316 more words

Thyroid

HEY GUYS!

I’ll be streaming around noon today! I wanted to make a quick blog post about yesterday.
YEAH I did mention I had thyroid cancer. Really compared to others this is one of the easiest in the world to have. 173 more words

Check out your thyroid

I’m really not prone to talk about my very personal self here, but after not recognizing myself for quite some time, I was fortunate enough to get a summons from my GP since it was so long ago I had my thyroid checked out. 279 more words

Life

Strike Thirteen-The Never Ending Tests

AHHH no wonder number 13 has such a bad name-

Lately my life has been nothing but tests-and not academic tests, but medical tests. I had no idea that when I was first diagnosed with cancer, that thirteen years later, I would still be undergoing tests and scans and other procedures to make sure that the disease had not come back. 322 more words

Identity Crisis

Sorry it’s been so long.  I am working through an identity crisis.

At first I thought it was a mid- life crisis, but upon closer review, it is definitely an identity crisis. 1,118 more words

Cowden's Syndrome

Didn't see that coming

I get to have my thyroid removed.  Surgery.  Not in my plans for the summer.  It’s common, that’s what everyone keeps saying.  My diagnosis is not common, my symptoms are not common.   57 more words