By low thyroid, I presume you mean underactive or hypothyroidism which is confirmed by a high TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone). This is usually suspected in patients w/abnormally low energy, unexplained...
Thyroid Hormone Deficiencyby
Dr. Candice L.
, progesterone ad testosterone, but thyroid hormone production decreases with age as well. In addition, hormone changes and nutrient deficiencies may exacerbate thyroid hormone deficiency.
Symptoms of hypothyroidism...
thyroid & thyroid cancer, 101by
that are not familiar to anyone who hasn't had thyroid problems, or thyroid cancer.
So I thought I would put together an entry of the most common terms and abbreviations I use.
First, the thyroid is a little gland shaped...