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Did anyone here have thyroiditis after a year postpartum? (ETA: So when your child was 1 year old or older). They think I might have this so I am curious about other's experiences.

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Finally heard from my endocrinologist after my GP called to tell me I’m now hypothyroidism! So now no more Methimazole for ten days then back to half a Methimazole after that! I’m afraid this journey may hurt!

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Is your back or body hurting after working on your laptop all day? Experts recommend stretching exercises as a way of alleviating the pain. Celebrity nutritionist Rujuta Diwekar, who is also trained in Iyengar Yoga, took to Instagram to demonstrate simple stretches you can do while lying on your bed...

The major trends that defines the Urinary Incontinence market over the analysis timeframe are stated in the report, along with additional pointers such as industry policies and regional industry layout. Other information included in the Urinary Incontinence market report is advantages and disadvanta...

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My first endocrinologist appointment and blood work was $1000. This can’t be normal. Over $500 to just test the TSH.

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Anyone here take an antiviral? My nucca chiro has got my tsh 1.37 but I still have some symptoms here and there. We believe all of this started with EBV. I’ve seen one person here take an antiviral and fix their thyroid I just can’t remember who it was.

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Weekly sessions of yoga may ease depressive symptoms in people with other mental health issues, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis of existing research. "Exercise has always been a great strategy for people struggling with these feelings as it boosts both mood and health. But as...

I am 40 and new to the community. Can you ask your GP to get tested for hyperthyroidism or is it not that straight forward? I have some of the symptoms of this but could be early menopause too. Hot flashes every day/night, bad anxiety, weight loss, no period since coming off pill 2 months ago, but t...

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The absence of risk factors for stroke was a medical red flag, alerting us that something was very out of the ordinary. In five cases, the stroke happened more than a week after the patient experienced typical COVID-19 symptoms of headache, cough and fever, and in one patient before other COVID-19 s...

Who has decided to find out what the underlying issue of their Graves is stemming from? I hate that I am resorting to Methimazole! Being healthy most of my life and having Shingles and thyroid issues pop up (well so I believe). I want to have some further blood tests done before considering RAI or s...

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I had an over active thyroid 2 years ago. It was put down to an infection by my consultant and I was discharged. Now it’s back I went for a routine check up and the doctor says it’s very high again and I should be feeling really poorly but at present I’m not. Any ideas what is going on? I have a rep...

Has anyone got terrible acne after being diagnosed? I don't know what is going on?

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An East Kilbride boy is living in quarantine with a life-threatening illness after his brain surgery overseas was cancelled because of coronavirus. Despite the huge setback, mum Donna says she is amazed at how well Mikey is coping under quarantine. In the last year the News has followed the Miracle...

"Regular endurance training and good fitness seem to protect against serious cardiovascular events and early mortality for people diagnosed with atrial fibrillation." "The results show that people with atrial fibrillation who meet the authorities' recommendations for physical activity...

A domestic cattle devouring injured male tiger has been captured outside Karnataka's Bandipur Tiger Reserve, an official said on Tuesday. "The tiger was caught inside an agricultural field, 2 km away from the forest boundary. It's a 4-year-old male tiger," T. Balachandra, Conservator of Fo...

Elizabeth Marsh says it hasn't been the big things that have helped her family get through brain surgeries and heart surgeries. Before Allie was born, Elizabeth found out there was fluid on her daughter's brain. Throughout the brain surgeries for Allie and the cardiac surgeries for Andrew, Elizabeth...