About Me: Female, 53, Buford, GA, member since Sep 2010
I am 51 now and have suffered with thyroid problems since the age of 21. It all started after the birth of my son. I developed hyperthyroidism and dx with Graves and Hashimotos. I had a thyroidectomy in 2006 and of course now deal with hypo. It has sure been a roller co
[More]aster ride and now i am in menopause and everything is all screwed up again. Im so happy to find this forum. My family is soooo tired of all my complaints. I just pray for healing. I also suffer with chronic back pain due to a fall. Had to have a laminectomy with fusion and rods.
Hi! :-) That's not good you cant sleep!! It's only 8pm here at the moment so I'm a few hours from sleeping yet!! But yes, I found an absolutely wonderful doctor. Kinda just fell into his care...long story but I wrote a journal about it a few days ago.
I hope you finally got some sleep!! How're you doing anyway??
LOL, Thanks! I could be doing better. I am dealing with some issues that are messing with my heart, but it's not my heart. So phantom of the thyroid is messing with me somehow...just not showing up in the blood. :/ That's why thyroids suck, lol. How are you?
Thanks for leaving the note. Yeah things are pretty rough right now but nothing my big feet can't kick! How was your recovery from the hysterectomy? I was lucky and didn't need one, turns out two large cysts on the ovary, and one on the other ovary and a massive adhesion wrapped around my bowel! Good thing I was insistent! Hopefully I will be on here more often over the next few months. Cheers!
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