My husband and I have been together for 20 years. We have three children the eldest in college the youngest is only 2 years old. He has always been emotionally erratic but the last 2 years with the hyperthyroidism its just unbearable. He is verbally and emotionally abusive to me and the children. I am scared he will become violent. I cannot take any more. 20 years wasted. When he isnt volatile he is withdrawn and depressed. Our lives have become centered on walking on eggshells 24/7. How can I raise kids in this? The doctors have still yet to properly diagnose him but I have spent 30 years in medicine we know its his thyroid working overtime. I find myself fantasizing about being with someone else. Someone normal. Oh God I feel horrible.
hi guys.k, just left the endo. Here are my new lab numbers:FREE T4: 2.85 ng/dL, Min-Max: .82-1.77Total T3: 388 ng/dL, Min-Max: 71-180TSH:
Hi - starting a new thread after my functional medicine appointment today. As StillLearning and MMZ know, the endocrinologist yesterday said my thyroid levels were now in normal range, so I have a subclinical condition and she won't treat it, she wants to wait until I show symptoms and see which way the thyroid goes. I had hope for the Functional Medicine Doctor, but after an hour and 1/2,...