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East Brunswick, New Jersey
I was diagnosed with Hypothyroidism in 1990 after countless efforts with my doctor to test me. She did not want to test me because I was not overweight.  But I already started to gain weight. After testing me we discovered that I was hypothyroid. I started on medication. I still did not lose weight after months of being on the medication.  I found an endo about a hour away from me and together with a doctor from a medical center in New York I was tested for Idiopathic Edema and... Full Bio
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Ciara ..

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 an autoimmune disease be their own patient advocate. Learn as much as you can so that you are...