Is there a list of PMR/GCA comorbidities?
Ciar in PMRGCAuka year agoPOPULAR
Since I came down with PMR 16 months ago, I’ve had a lot of other crazy issues crop up. I have to fight with my docs to stay on even a low d...
greygoose in Thyroid UK5 years agoPOPULAR
Just as I've always said : lazy doctor disease!
Thyroid levels back to normal, confused, do i still need Levothyroxine?
Colours27 in Thyroid UK6 months agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, im new here.
Im a 27 year old male, was diagnosed with underactive thyroid in July 17, and was initially started on 25 mg levo t...
How to get to optimization on thyroid labs.
carlaree15 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hello, I am new to this group and very happy to be here. I am taking NT 120 MG. My labs are not in optimal range. I am working with an NP wh...
Weight & fertility struggles with hypothyroidism
gagaA in Thyroid UK3 years ago
i've been managing hypothyroidism for about 6 years now. my gland seemed to go wild between 2014 and 2015 and my weight gain seeme...
Iron deficiency and inflammation affect T4 to T3 conversion
cc120 in Thyroid UK5 years ago
Iron deficiency is shown to significantly reduce T4 to T3 conversion, increase reverse T3 levels, and block the thermogenic (metabolism boos...
You can tell I am new at this PBC....does anyone take milk thistle seed ? If so does it help ? Lemon water ? Will diet help at all ?
Chippy45 in PBC Foundation6 years ago
Does anyone know if steroids interact with thyroxine?
shezaroo123 in Thyroid UK6 years ago
A few months ago I was put on steroids for 3 months but when I stopped taking them which I did without tapering my thyroid symptoms seemed t...
Blood Test results - not too sure what they mean?
Loobs39 in Thyroid UK6 years ago
I have had the results of my blood test and could do with some help in interpretation. These tests were done in France but if I put the scal...
Globus sensation and PMR/GCA
Gaijin in PMRGCAuk2 years agoPOPULAR
I have had Globus sensation since I was diagnosed with PMR 13 months ago.It gets so bad at times that I can hardly sleep as I wake up choki...
the other day i read that protein can dilute carb-levo dopa. i had lost a lot of weight, and am down to 101 lbs. so i lost about 40 lbs
judam9 in Parkinson's Movement6 years agoPOPULAR
since last year. i have a protein powder, that is supposed to put weight back on. and muscle. i just don't know if i should be using that ...
Newly diagnosed as hyperthyroid
Michaeladell in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi. My name is Michaela. I was diagnosed as hyperthyroid a week ago and given my first prescription of carbimazole and propranolol on Tuesda...
Hi, last night I had a lupus flare up, started with my fingers hurting in pain and then swelling in my knuckle? Is this classed as a flare?
Mainshah in LUPUS UK6 years ago
Classed as a flare if so best way to deal with is? Physically and emotionally
Up and down.
Raymart in Thyroid UK9 months ago
Spoke to my doctor today as I was diagnosed over three weeks ago. TSH 0.15.
Received results from a test two weeks after diagnosis that said...
Liothyronine no longer available from GP
Struggs in Thyroid UK8 months ago
Hi all. I have been taking liothyronine for about 8 years now. Initially recommended by Dr Skinner, and prescribed via my GP. I have just re...
11 year old with hypothyroidism
Anna0778 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Hi All, advice please. My 11 year old daughter has been suffering with hypo symptoms for a couple of years, I had her tested as I recognised...
Recurrent kidney infection not related to thyroid?
Benji76 in Thyroid UK18 days agoPOPULAR
Saw a doc today. This is my third kidney infection in 6 months. Never had them before. Over a year ago my TSH was 6. Doc dismissed this. Has...
Sadienerin in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
As some of you may know, I posted my lab results on here some time back, as I didn’t really understand what they all meant. I was told on he...
Thyroid Hormones and Cardiovascular Function and Diseases
helvella in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
We appear to be headed in the direction of cardiologists understanding more about the impact of thyroid hormones than endocrinologists.
DIO2 Testing - Word of Caution 23andMe
UrsaP in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
Just in case anyone is planning on getting testing via 23andMe to check your DIO2 genes, I've just got my report through last weekend, havin...
Thyroid antibody test
Button11 in Thyroid UK2 years agoPOPULAR
I recently had a private test for thyroid antibodies but when I took it to gp he said it was a pointless test and he doesn't know why they'v...
Please help feel like crying
Rush2112 in Thyroid UK4 years ago
I have been off carbimazole since July me as I was told I was ok now and have been having bloods done every 4 months last was done 3 weeks a...
walker2037 in Thyroid UK3 years agoPOPULAR
Does anyone here have pernicious anemia? I have Hashimotos, celiac and vitaligo and run low on iron and b12. I just read about this and wa...
Has your GP checked your vitamins/minerals? (it may help Thyroid sufferers!)
PinkNinja in Thyroid UK7 years agoPOPULAR
Every day is a bad hair day!
infomaniac in Thyroid UK6 years agoPOPULAR
Before I sell my soul to the devil to get my hair back, has anyone got got any miracle cures? My hair is half as thick as it used to be but ...
Why is no one listening t3
juliaheppers in Thyroid UK6 years agoPOPULAR
Just been told by gp that they cannot prescribe t3 have to see endo which isn't till August
Have only been ill for 6 plus years worse after...
B12 deficiency links to PBC and brain fog??
boneytoys in PBC Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
I was diagnosed with PBC over 10 years ago and have been relatively well. l ast week while on holiday in Australia from NZ I awoke with a ...
Thyroid and B12 results
leannemcc19 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi guys I have just got my results back and as indicated my tsh is too low, B12 levels are now higher thankfully and my antibodies are incre...
What do my results mean in layman terms!!!
mysticprincess64 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi All, I have been taking Levothyroxine for under-active thyroid for a lot of years now...I was diagnosed about 13/14 yrs ago...I was start...
New blood results and how to stabilise a fluctuating tsh.
Sophit in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi All. I have just had my 13 yr old daughters full bloods back after insisting she was still unwell.(suffers with Hashis hypo) Currently on...
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