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I Took My Life Back One Month Ago Today

In some ways, this first month has passed so slowly.  In other ways, it has flown by.

People have asked, “Has it been hard?”

Frankly, no. 678 more words

Empowered

Reasons Your Treatment For Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis And Hypothyroidism Isn't Working

What Is Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis?

It is an autoimmune disease of the thyroid that has been increasing over time and is still largely undiagnosed and undertreated. The reason for this is that most primary care physicians only test for TSH so they miss a lot of pathologies when it comes to the thyroid gland, especially hypothyroidism and Hashimoto’s. 414 more words

NEWS

My health battle, Hashimotos Thyroiditis and a nonsensical GP.

During the past months I have tried to come to terms with the fact that my thyroid simply won’t cooperate. It saddens me to realise that it will take a whole lot of effort to make my body once again… 680 more words

Weightloss

A Blue Moon Baby - A Northside Hospital Birth Story

First Time Mom

Hypothyroidism: A Tricky Beast

Disclaimer: I’m not a doctor/medical professional. Don’t take health advice from me, and do your own research.

I had a recognizable pattern of “bad summers.” It started when I was 16, or at least that’s the first time we noticed it. 1,949 more words

Life

My New Journey with Hashimoto's Disease

I never thought that I would have a weight problem. I ate whatever I liked. Pizza, ice cream, chocolate milk galore… I never thought I would have to start watching my diet, until November of 2015, when I tipped the scale at a glorious 150 pounds. 296 more words

Autoimmune

Levels are Good

I got my bloodwork results back for the first time since going gluten free and starting medication for my thyroid.

My numbers are in the OKAY range, so no concerns at the moment. 29 more words

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis