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Thyroid UK
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Hi. Just been diagnosed with underactive thyroid......

I recently went for a blood test as was feeling lightheaded at times, and also d...

Total Thyroidectomy & Vit D Deficiency

Hi - my 1st Blog ..... Just back from hospital after having my left Thyroid gla...

Thyroid and Lyme disease

Hi I have been receiving the Thyroid UK magazine for years now, and in the early...

Weight

I have read some previous emails to this site. I don't actually have problems w...

increase dosage!

Hi I am hypothyroid on 100mg Levothyroxine for nearly 3 years. My recent bloods ...

Endometriosis

I had to have a Hysterectomy 10 years ago because of Endometriosis. I had no id...

What can stop your Thyroxine working....

This is the site that had me worried about Iron supplements etc stopping my Levo...

Is Armour safe to use in pregnancy. Should I switch to it before or after?

Having fertility treatment and now convinced that synthetic thyroxine not the be...

Can you recommend an Endo consultant?

Can anyone personally recomend a consultant endocrinologist in the Guildford/Wok...

Anyone know a good doctor?

Hi all, I have recently been diagnosed with Hashimoto (hypothyroidism). They tr...

Hair loss

Hi can any one tell me how hair loss takes place, does it come and go. Can it fa...

Help Please With Results from Genova Diagnostics & Adrenal Stress Profile

Hi Can anybody please explain what my results mean from Genova Diagnostics - Com...

fertility treatment

Hi. Has anyone with Hashimotos had successful fertility treatment? I would be in...

Itchy prickly skin...

hi do any of you get itchy prickly skin (no rash or bites) also not being able ...

What's going on? What defines 'Normal'?

They found a nodule 18 months ago & just now I have to go for an op? Anyone agre...

Best time to take thyroxin.

Hiya all, been reading a lot of post here and if I'm right most people take ther...

Increased levothyroxin from 75 mcg to 100 mcg , 5 weeks later & feeling worse than before - anxious, tearful, tired, horrible. Is this normal?

Am on 75 mcg 5 days a week, 100 mcg twice a week - any more than that and I get ...

thrush in throat

Hi I am being treated for oral thrush has anyone had this problem ? I also just ...

Side effects that you might not know about !

I had part of my Thyroid removed, due to a tumour, in 1977 and was never prescri...

Is my thyroxine dosage too low

I moved to a new area and a new Doctor 4 years ago and I was on 75mg of thyroxin...

Ode to the Thyroid by Jack Frost

The thyroid is a funny thing wrapped inside your neck I'm strong I'm tough I'm ...

I feel like im going crazy!

Hi All, After reading most of the comments im more depressed then ever. I broke...

Anyone been on Terbinafine for toenail fungal infection?

bad toe nail infection not helped by being hypothyroid

First meeting with Endo today..what do you think?

My first meeting with an Endo was today. A small man whose English wasn't too ba...

how do i contact Gordon Skinner?

my dr will make a referral - where dose he practice? - where do i send it?

Hi I have very many symtoms of underactive and am classed as borderline and can'nt get any medication for the symtoms, because I feel so bad I am thinking of seeing dr. Skinner but I will have to fi

nd a private dr. for a referral letter first because my own GP willn't give me o...

Am looking for a UK website

where you can put in any medication you are and find out what the side effects a...

How long is it safe to stay on drugs for over active thyroid?

Over Active Thyroid. Propylthiouracil 300mg per day, Propranolol 30mg per day. I...

Weight Loss Surgery

Hi, I hope someone out there can give me an answer to this. I am considering ba...

Mother has CFS/ME andCrohns disease

Is the fact that my Mum had CFS/ ME for a long long time and had to retire from ...