The Spoon Theory

One day, many years ago, I ran across the website of Christine Miserandino, ButYouDontLookSick.com. She doesn’t suffer from Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, but does have another autoimmune disease, Lupus. In order to … Read More

My Hashimoto’s Diary

I have decided to start a Hashimoto’s Diary to document what I go through living with this disease. I was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, an autoimmune disease that attacks the … Read More

Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis Is Not Benign

Tonight, I came across an article about Google CEO Larry Page and his Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis diagnosis. He described Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis as a “fairly common benign inflammatory condition of the thyroid … Read More

May 25th is World Thyroid Day

May 25th has been designated as World Thyroid Day, a day to promote awareness and information about the thyroid and the diseases that affect it. Bay Watch star Gena Lee … Read More

What You Should Know About Your Thyroid

I was recently alerted to a blog post by Dr. Jeffrey Garber entitled “What You Should Know About Your Thyroid“. While much of the information in this article is already … Read More

Thyroid Cancer Is On The Rise

I came across a short article tonight stating that thyroid cancer rates are increasing. In fact, the number of cases of thyroid cancer have risen 6.5%. Doctors and researchers are … Read More

Boosting Your Metabolism Is Possible

Anyone with thyroid problems knows how difficult it is to cope with a slow metabolism. A slow metabolism is the reason for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis (or hypothyroid) weight gain. Boosting that … Read More