I have just watched some of this programme, which includes Dr Michael Mosley and Ann Widdecombe. I'm seething - the NHS is so two faced and hypocritical.
Quote from consultant - "it's cheaper to carry out expensive procedures (eg £50k heart operation on an 88 year old lady) than to not do it".
Why are endocrinologists who apparently go through years of training at great expense, failing to make us better to live a decent quality of life?
When our thyroid illness is not diagnosed and medicated correctly, that is costing the NHS and the government a lot of money.