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Over Active Thyroid Brain Fog
I had cure autoimune disease I am of 17years can my thyroidism and brain fog due to med can cure.How long i need to take med further?
Thyroiditis?: If you are referring to autoimmune thyroiditis ( hashimoto's disease)- this at first can cause an overactive thyroid ( hyperthyroidism) followed by decreased thyoid function ( hypothyroidism). You need to have your thyroid hormone levels balance to achieve balance. The medication may be need for a lifetime or the disease can resolve. ...Read more
Brain fog: Sorry to hear this but don't get too worried. You must have your Primary doctor refer you to a Psychologist. He/she will fully care for you and your issues. Won't happen after the first clinic visit but every time you see the Psychologist you will be feeling much better. ...Read more
I suffer from brain fog often. Will it always be this way now that I don't have a thyroid? Or is it more likely to be my sinus issues?
If you're: on BRAND NAME thyroid replacement and your levels are normal, it's just like you didn't have a thyroid problem. Make sure that your blood sugars aren't fluctuating, which can cause these symptoms. ...Read more
Had a baby in Dec 2012, ever since I have been very tired and having trouble getting up in the morning, and I feel sluggish all day. Developed bad memory, brain fog . Thyroid fine. Drs aren't alarmed?
Why do I feel light headed a lot. Shakey sometimes. Feel brain fog. Had blood test done all back good. Thyroids. W-b-c count. Vitamin d?
Wide possibilities: It sounds like you're working with your own doctor to determine the cause of your light-headed feelings, which is a good idea. Medication side effects and other substances (drugs, alcohol, etc) may cause symptoms like this, as well as many other possible reasons. You may need neurological and cardiovascular exams too. ...Read more
Doctor why do i have brain fog but all blood results are fine including thyroid? i forget what i have to say and i get embarresed
Could brain fog (forgetting what to say while speaking) be a result of social anxiety? all blood test fine including thyroid and i sleep 8hrs a night
Perception problem: Think about what social anxiety means. Generally feeling nervous in social situations, you are probably thinking about what others think of you rather than focusing on the other person and what you're saying. I recommend that you join Toastmasters for some experience speaking. Another possibility is taking a Dale Carnegie course. A psychiatric diagnosis and meds are not the answer. ...Read more