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...
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
Recurrent kidney infection not related to thyroid?
Benji76 in Thyroid UK21 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...
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...
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 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...
Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome
Hidden in Thyroid UK6 years ago
I know that Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome is recognized as a clinical condition in USA. Adrenal glands if exhausted can cause the thyroid to...
The biggest fauxpas in medical history
Jaybrooke in Thyroid UK2 months agoPOPULAR
So says Diane Holmes, she was misdiagnosed six times and treated for illnesses she did not have. She was so ill she eventually ended up in a...
Finger prick test
Rush2112 in Thyroid UK2 years agoPOPULAR
Hi please can I ask is the finger prick test as accurate
As the drawn blood I'm sure My hyper has come back but don't want to go to GP becaus...
Results of the 2017 Spring survey of hypothyroid patients – 12,146 individuals responded
PR4NOW in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
A year later we finally get the results of last years survey. Not very impressive for T4 mono-therapy. I find it interesting that a PhD di...
Encouraging fibroscan and elastography results
Skypony in PBC Foundationa month agoPOPULAR
Hi my friends, I wanted to share some good results I’ve had - and not just encouraging for me I hope, because I think this shows once more t...
Hydroxychloroquine monotherapy: can it work for ra?
Bubblemania in NRAS2 years ago
This is my first post. The journey started for me five months ago when I started experiencing stiffness in both hands on waking. Also sorene...
Help I'm new here and am feeling pretty overwhelmed 😱
Barb66 in NRAS3 years ago
Hi I'm a 56 mental health nurse and was diagnosed with palindromic arthritis in July this year by a local rheumatologist. Really not convin...
Hello everyone question re Low TSH and osteoporosis
Afshan64 in Thyroid UK3 years ago
Hello everyone I recently joined this forum and wanted to say hello and ask a question. I've been on levothyroxine for many years, I have Ho...
Suebu63 in Thyroid UK3 years ago
Hi, I've recently been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism, seeing an endocrinologist in 4 weeks time. Not sure what to expect.
I found out after ...
Follow Up After Diagnosis
chynablue in PBC Foundation4 years ago
Here's the update to my previous post (https://healthunlocked.com/pbc-foundation/posts/132591309/diagnosis-today). Just following through w...
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