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Ciara .. Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
I'm a person living with thyroid disease. I went 4 or 5 years being mis/undiagnosed until 2003. My blog Life With Hashi chronicles my daily struggle with the Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, weight loss efforts, and any health information that I find of interest. It's my belief that those living with... Full Bio
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I keep saying I'm going to try to get this blog going again, but I haven't quite been able to with all the stuff I have going on. I recently...

The Puffer Fish Effect

I was reading up on allergies and colds last night, and if there was such a thing as an 'allergy cold'. Tuesday, after class, I had the worst... Hashimoto's Disease Facts

Most of those who know me, know that I have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. I thought I would share these facts that put out in regards to...

Tdap and Thyroid: My Reaction to the Injection

I know, as a person with an autoimmune disease, that I need to keep up with my shots. I had not had a tetanus booster in over 20 years. At the...

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: Good Thing I'm Not Vain

One of the things that those with thyroid disease experience is hair loss. This was a BIG indicator back in the early days, back before it was...

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