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Fenugreek, A Potent Hypoglycaemic Herb Can Cause Central Hypothyroidism Via Leptin - A Threat To Diabetes Phytotherapy
Anyone particularly keen on South Asian food might care to read through this and think. :-)...
Tanycytes control the hormonal output of the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis
On this forum, as in much of the world of thyroid, we discuss thyroid hormones, the thyroid, the pituitary, iron, vitamins, and goodness know...
Update - Endo visit - don't know how I feel!
Had problems getting them again this time too - my own Dr couldn't get the forms either, so he did the blood tests and I printed them out to ...
Anyone diagnosed with secondary hypothyroidism here? TRH test?
I saw an endocrinologist who dismissed this himself, as my other hormones were in check, but TSH,free t4 and free t3 all low end of normal....
Hypothyroidism with normal TSH
My endo said it could be indicative of hypothalmic dysfunction, but that it ' probably wasn't that. I'm pretty sure i crashed my adrenals ( p...
Seeing Endo #2 - please help!
It seems that my TSH and FT4 are continually at the bottom of the range. I've researched extensively and found it could be secondary hypo, es...
A GP and 2 Endocs refused medication! Would you agree I have central hypo, should I self-medicate?
I have low ferritin and vit D deficiency, which as far as I know may be an indirect result of hypothyroidism. But if he doesn't give me medic...
Another clueless doctor!
Saw a different doctor at the surgery for a chest infection. He checked temperature and said " you're not running a temperature "....
Fetal exposure to high maternal thyroid hormone (TH) levels causes central resistance to TH in adult humans and mice
[ Epub ahead of print ] [ b]Fetal exposure to high maternal thyroid hormone ( TH ) levels causes central resistance to TH in adult humans and...
Really need some advice about Thyroid, Adrenal and Pituitary test results- what to do next?
Other than when I was first diagnosed, my TSH has since been in the normal range. However, the last two years it has been suppressed at 0.02 ...
Advice for new, self-administered regimen of hydrocortisone and NDT
/u ] I tried half a grain of NDT for a month, and became completely spaced out, disorientated, and my heart pounded in my chest and ears all ...
Help in understanding please
Hi I have been bounced around regarding any diagnosis for some years and keep getting the same response of ' blood tests are normal ' and ' j...
Basal TSH [ b]1.96mIU/L0.27 - 4.2 FREE THYROXINE [ b]12.2pmol/l12.0 - 22.0 TSH at 20 Minutes [ b]10.18[/b ] mIU/L TSH at 60 Minutes ...
TSH test not suitable for monitoring thyroid when pituitary gland not producing TSH!
Last night I checked on EMIS as my endo appointment has been cancelled twice this year and I was concerned about lack of monitoring. I have b...
Thyroid dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorder is associated with folate receptor alpha autoimmune disorder
To better understand the significance of the FRα in relation to thyroid development, we examined FRα expression on prenatal and postnatal thy...
Information about exercise and thyroid function
Hi all, As a keen runner, I've been struggling to find much in the way of conclusive information about how exercise affects thyroid function ...
TRH challenge test
This doctor recommended the TRH challenge test as the normal TSH test often comes back within range even when there is a problem....
I'm having a TRH test on Friday to see if I've got central hypothyroidism. The Endo doesn't seem convinced though....
Free t4 question
Hi everyone, I was last year on levo, my free t4 was 15 10-24 Now on t3 only Free t4 now 3 still waiting for a understanding on trh test not ...
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