Hormone Replacement therapy (HRT)
My functional doctor recommended HRT for me and she thinks it helps with bone strength, joint pain, vascular disease, etc. She also said the ...
Gray-ing hair and hypothyroidism
Ok, I just read that " thyroid gland can cause premature graying that's reversible if the problem is corrected ". My hypothyroidism situation...
Blood work results ..am i ok...Endo saying no..but holistic dr says yes..who do i believe?
I have also taken Cortef prn for the past 5 years for adrenal fatigue....
Dr Anthony Toft speaks out in “Thyroid Hormone Replacement - a counterblast to guidelines”
Dr Anthony Toft speaks out in a counterblast article in the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh on Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy G...
Hormone replacement therapy for menopause.
I've been doing some reading about it and all I can find is info on women who have a history of previous clots, but nothing about having APS....
both hyper and hypo symptoms on T4+T3 combo? Could that be?!?
Graves - thyroidectomy - T4 only only worked for a while than crashed into mental and physical meltdown with hypo symptoms 2. Switched to T4/...
T3 or Not T3, that is my question?
As most of you know, I had a partial thyroid removal 5 months ago and have been slowly recovering. My Holistic doctor suggested that I take a...
Aggressive treatment approach to RLS not giving up
I ordered the Relaxis Pad. It has money back guarantee and a spokesperson who helps with questions ....
Long term side effects of Lupron?
I can't find long term side effects of Lupron anywhere on the internet. My oncologist said there wasn't much data out there....
The Lighter Side of PMR: Janet and John and The New Rheumatologist - Part Two. A Twist in The Tale?
Here goes: It’s nearly six months since John’s PMR diagnosis and his first appointment with Doctor French - the new, young and charming Rheum...
Hi ladies Does anyone know anything about integrative hormone replacement therapy ( bioidentical ) as an alternative to current HRT? Susy...
I've read through some of the older posts on hormone replacement therapy but still have a few more questions. I've never taken HRT....
Low TSH Blood Test Results following changing to Armour Thyroid
I managed to convince my Doctor to trial Armour Thyroid with me and I am currently taking two grains of armour thyroid, once in the morning a...
Concurrent Milk Ingestion Decreases Oral Levothyroxine Absorption
Interestingly, the testing was done [ i]Following an overnight fast[/i ], and they did Total T4 testing ( rather than TSH and/or Free T4 ). S...
GP's and NHS really doing a disservice to their patients
I can't remember the ins and outs of the situation at the time, but the surgeon for some reason removed the complete thyroid gland and inadve...
Information on BHRT pellets
I am curious who is on, or has been on in the past, the hormone replacement therapy in pellet form. Living in the United States as I do, it i...
The importance of raising awareness
When Angie was diagnosed in Dec 2012, neither she nor I had even heard of OC. Having read the above, you can understand why I feel raising aw...
Suppressed TSH confusion (heart disease, osteoporosis)
Thank you to everyone who replied to my last post re my GP wanting to reduce my Levo from 100 / 125mg alternate days to 100mg every day. As a...
Let us explore the health benefits of flax seed the super food
It can be mixed with essential oils and used as natural skin moisturiser....
Circadian rhythm misalignment in people with adrenal insufficiency
Patients with adrenal insufficiency ( AI ) do not produce cortisol and need to be on lifelong replacement therapy with synthetic glucocortico...
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