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May 17, 2010
"Like any hormone therapy, it takes a while to fully move into your system (and move out). Generally it takes about 6 weeks or so to get the full benefit of thyroid medication, but thyroid levels, like energy levels, can fluctuate, so be ..."
May 16, 2010
"You're in good company, lass, no need to cry :) Hypothyroidism is like trying to get through each day while being heavily sedated and there isn't a lot of joy to be had there! Truthfully, it is very unusual to lose as much as 60 lbs sim..."
May 16, 2010
"Depends on the symptoms. If you have heartburn or acid reflux, an over-the-counter medication like Omeprazole taken in tandem with about 400mg magnesium (essential element that helps heal the esophagus) may be enough to get you by along ..."
May 16, 2010
"Here's where we discover the secret ingredient of Jenny Craig diets...FIBER, and LOTS of it!! You appear to be suffering the very real effects of fiber overdose. While fiber is an important component of our daily intake, suddenly taking ..."
Apr 26, 2010
"You and your girlfriend need to get in to see your doctors as soon as you can, because you're both showing symptoms of an infection that is in the Chlamydia family which needs to be treated with antibiotics before it progresses any furth..."
Apr 26, 2010
"Your doctor needs to be brought up to date! The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists issued a press release in January, 2006 that the normal range of thyroid levels was modified from the old 0.5 - 5.0 to 0.3 - 3.0. Copy/Pa..."
Apr 26, 2010
"Here's a link to Orthostatic Intolerance symptoms on Wrongdiagnosis.com. Best of luck! http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/o/orthostatic_intolerance/symptoms.htm"
Apr 26, 2010
"No problem :) There is another possibility, here, which might send you to see a Neurologist rather than the Endocrinologist, depending. If there is a malfunction in your autonomic system (the part of your brain that controls unconscio..."
Apr 26, 2010
"No problem :) If you experienced a lot of pain on the first day and nothing thereafer, 2 things may have happened: 1) The stone stopped moving somewhere in your urinary tract, or 2)You may have already passed the stone sometime that ..."
Apr 25, 2010
"Yikes, you've got a lot going on! If you haven't kept in touch with your doctor or with a Gastroenterologist, these problems are a good reason to get back with them ask them what else they can do for you or if you may require testing to ..."