21 with Hypothyroid
I am 21 years old and have had hypothyroidism since I was 8. It never really affected my life until I got to college; but now I feel sluggish, can't concentrate, have thinning hair and nails, have a terrible memory, and have recently had episodes of anxiety and depression. I've also battled with anemia for the better portion of 6 years. Does anyone have any advice for a young hypothyroid patient to help feel their age? I'm open to hear thoughts about diet, supplements, lifestyle changes, etc.
HelloI have nevered research any medical topics online but I have to search out knowleagable people who are living with this illness for question,my husband was diagnosedwith hypothyroidism 5 weeks ago and was put on 0.05mg of levothyroxine, his doctor said he have to start at a small dose take another blood test in 6 weeks and maybe increase. My husband was first diagnosed as depressed,which I...
I was put on T4 about 4 yrs ago and added T3 about 1 yr ago. T4 did very little to alleviate many symptoms, but T3 has improved my quality of life by 1000%. The problem is, I continue to have memory problems and am having a lot of trouble at work with errors which cost my company money.One bit of information I've gleaned through my self-education is that T3 carries oxygen from the blood stream...
heyIts great being here,have always wanted to talk to someone about my troubles and have being going all around about posting this but have being nervous but finally have decided to post this and finally its a pleasure being here be able to share my troubles with others here,,,am glad to be here again and I promise to help in any way I can too.
Hi, my name is Sarah, I'm 22. I'm going to cut to the chase, my boyfriend works nightshifts at a factory about an hour away from me. Usually he works from 5:30 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. Now, we just moved to a very woodsy area that I'm not familiar with. I love him with everything in me, but two months after moving here I'm still not used to it. He's lived in this area his whole life. I'm fine all day,...