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
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
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
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