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Hypothyroidism Avoid Spinach Anxiety
Hypothyroidism is also known as Underactive thyroid. Level, which can cause fatigue increased sensitivity to cold constipation dry skin unexplained weight gain puffy face hoarseness muscle weakness elevated blood cholesterol level muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness pain, stiffness or swelling in your joints heavier than normal or irregular menstrual periods thinning hair slowed heart ...Read more
Is regularly consuming raw spinach and kale bad for hypothyroidism (Hashimoto's)? Are they goiterogenic?
Caution re: kale but: Eating large amounts of cruciferous vegetables like kale can suppress thyroid function, but it is not clear how much and moderate consumption, esp. If these are cooked, should not have much of an effect. If you eat very large amounts of raw kale then monitor levels of thyroid hormone to see if you need to take more. Spinach is safe. See http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=george&dbid=250 ...Read more
What can I eat if im anemic have cholesterol, hypothyroidism infection in the ear anxiety & depression?
Food: There are no specific foods for hypothyroidism,ear infection, anxiety and depression. High cholesterol ? You Can avoid red meat, fatty foods, cheese ,egg yolk. Anemia? Depends upon what kind of anemia you have. If it is an anemia due to iron deficiency, you can eat more Food rich in iron like grapes, dried fruits, spinach and many more. Best thing is talk to a dietitian. ...Read more
Could the possible hypothyroidism be causing my anxiety?Have been experiencing both these symptoms for nearly 4 yrs and just now getting tested.
Possibly: Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) is associated with anxiety, tremulousness, trouble sleeping. One can also have panic attacks. Hypothyroidism (low thyroid) can cause depression, which in some people also makes them anxious. However, once treated and thyoid levels are normal, the symptoms should resolve if they were related to thyroid abnormalities. ...Read more
Haven't slept thru the night without waking (2x+) in 20 years. Sleep study did not show apnea, take anxiety meds, & am hypothyroid, what can this be?
Multiple Things: Insomnia can be tricky. Anxiety and low thyroid can effect your sleep cycle. Make sure both are well controlled. Sleep hygiene is also an important factor to consider and make sure you have good hygiene practices. I use a sleep diary and manipulation of sleep schedules to condense sleep and reset the sleep cycle. Speak to a sleep specialist for help ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can major anxiety cause your tongue to feel swollen along with hypothyroid and also I have awful acid reflux?
Is it possible that my body doesn't like to be hypothyroidism at all? Anytime they lower my levo I get bad anxiety and dizzy.
Hypothyroidism: Thank you for informing about Thyroidectomy, Hypothyroidism, Levothyroxine, and Feeling anxious. While taking maintenance dose of Levothyroxine., lowering the dose will not cause anxiety, as anxiety is a symptom of Hyperthyroidism. Anxiety can be due to stresses of relationships, work, finances. Dizziness can be due to Anxiety. See Endocrinologist for Thyroid status. See Psychiatrist for Therapy ...Read more
The thyroid makes thyroid hormone, the main one is t4, which is converted in other tissues to t3. An underactive thyroid makes too little thyroid hormone. You feel sluggish, bloated, constipated, cold. It is treated by taking replacement hormone levothyroxine. The thyroid also makes calcitonin, which is involved in calcium metabolism, but it is a weak hormone in ...Read more
Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more
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