Saturday, October 21, 2017
About Hashimoto's

About Hashimoto's

  I don’t know about you but I am so disappointed with my endocrinologist telling me each time that there is no way to lessen...

Recently, I have found information that fluoride affects normal endocrine function and therefore affects activity of the thyroid gland (source). I searched for other...

If you suffer from Hashimoto's, you are most likely taking a synthetic thyroid hormone (levothyroxine) every day. Unfortunately, it is not very clear to...

Vitamin D is produced by the body in response to sunlight as a by-product of a chemical reaction that occurs when UV light hits the...

People who suffer on Hashimoto’s and gastric conditions usually require a higher dose of the thyroid hormone replacement drug (levothyroxine) than people having hypothyroidism...

What I have learnt about Hashimoto’s is that it is not the same as hypothyroidism. It is an autoimmune condition and it shouldn't be...

Literature shows that although Hashimoto's is the most common form of hypothyroidism, it is still often misdiagnosed. The doctors conclude hypothyroidism based on increased level of the...

In the Netherlands if you have celiac disease and Hashimoto’s you will regularly visit two different doctors. Your Hashimoto’s will be controlled by Internist...

Hashimoto's disease (chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, autoimmune thyroiditis) is a form of chronic inflammation of the thyroid gland (fig 1). The thyroid gland (in Dutch schildklier), located...