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I have panic attacks, heart palpitations, & severe anxiety. Could I have hyperthyroidism? I'm only 16! I also feel a pulse/twitch in my leg constantly

Panic symptoms. and thyroid issues can mimic one another. It is important for you to see your doc to see if you have thyroid or other medical concerns. If cleared, then you can see a mental health professional for treatment of panic disorder. Please learn strategies to help, not only medication. Read more...
Need an exam. Your symptoms can be due to psychological factors, but may also be due to physical disorder. You need to see your MD for a physical exam. A simple blood test (T3, T4, TSH) can determine if you have a thyroid disorder. Your leg twitch may be due to panic/anxiety, but may be due to electrolyte imbalance (again blood test will tell). If physical exam is normal, then see a psychologist using CBT. Read more...

I'm 25, and fit. For a month I have tingling sensation in my head and left chest, trouble sleeping, heart palpitations, throat heavy, what's wrong?

Multiple symptoms. You should try to examine your own life to see if there have been any recent changes in diet, stress level, supplements, medications. Next, please see your doctor for a thorough exam and blood tests. My greatest suspicion is thyroid dysfunction, but other concerns such as anemia or liver disease or exposure to some toxins might be considered. If it all checks out okay, consider anxiety. Read more...