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Hypothyroidism Slows Aging
The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck. Its role is to make thyroid hormones, which control the way cells use energy. Hyperthyroidism results when the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more
Fem:age:39, hypothyroid 60mcg from past 13 years. Now my LDL :168, HDL :48, tot choles:238, is high LDL related to my hypothyroid?Can I diet, exercise?
Feel like I'm growing taller but I'm in mid 30s. Don't know exact prior height to compare. Could having hypothyroidism cause growth spurt at this age?
Growth: Sorry, but you will not grow any taller in height at this age. Usually stops between 18 and 25 occasionally earlier and less often after age 25. Certainly not at age 30+ If anything hypothyroid would slow you down - in well being, not height. Have your thyroid levels measured soon please. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with premature ovarian failure at age 33. Is it possible I really have hypothyroidism instead?
What percentage does the average fertility drop after the age of 35 years I am 39 I have hypothyroidism and a 22m fibroid and i want another baby?
Percentages: Really aren't well defined, and in most ways don't really matter. Female fertility is too variable during these years: some 37 year olds can no longer conceive, some 41 year olds conceive easily. One estimate is that at age 40, 50% of females will no longer be able to get pregnant. ...Read more
Age:40, early osteoarthiritis changes are seen on my knee x-rays. How to find out if it is primary or secondary? Any tests? Does hypothyroid cause it?
Talk to doc : I don't have enough information of your health to tell you what is causing the irregular bleeding. See your doc. Could be thyroid, prolactin, other meds, drugs, hormone imbalance, polyps, fibroids; a lot of stuff. Need exam and ultrasound, maybe blood work. Def recheck thyroid and do a preg test. ...Read more
Age 24 suffering from hypothyroidism and suddenly has no sex drive. Why not and is there a way to enhance it?
Weight - 216 pounds
age - 35
height - 5.6
hypothyroidism - can I get pregnant now and give birth to a healthy child?
When blood tests on : Therapy in normal range, yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
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