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Is it possible for a thyroid disorder to cause hair loss?

Thyroid & hair. After the adrenal gland, the thyroid is the most important endocrine gland in the body. It is rresponsible for all metabolism & under function leads to numerous signs & symptoms including hair loss, fatigue, weight gain, dry skin, bad nails, outer loss of eyebrows, constipation, depression, adhd, and more. T3 (liothyronine) is the only active hormone converted from T4 mostly in the liver and gut. Read more...
Hair loss. In some instances hypothyroidism can cause allopecia or scalp hair loss. More often however, allopecia is an associated autoimmune disorder along with thyroid disorders like hashimotos disease. Read more...

Lately, I've been sleeping 5 hours and waking up every hour for past weeks. Could lots of changes in life cause this? I also have thyroid disorder.

Yes, stress can. Cause problems with sleep. Have thyroid regularly monitored. Use good sleep hygiene. 1. Keep regular bed ; wakening time (includes weekends). Get up same time daily. 2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine: warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music. 3. Sleep in dark, quiet, cool room w comfortable mattress ; pillows. 4. Use bedroom only for sleep ; sex. Put. Read more...

What would be the deficiency of food causes weight loss due to thyroid disorder?

Iodine. Is the deficient nutrient that causes low thyroid state . However , low thyroid generally causes weight gain not weight loss . On the other hand high thyroid hormone level which is caused by immunological process mainly not due to shortage of food or nutrient causes weight loss . It your want to lose weight by taking thyroid hormone , it is a very bad idea , you may die of heart condition. Read more...

Could my thyroid disorder cause me to get constipated my T3 (liothyronine) is 72 and normal range is 87 to 179. It comes and goes also.

Unlikely, DiffIssues. While the thyroid hormone system, controlled from the hypothalamus of the brain, affects many hidden internal issues, the odds that it is a controlling factor in constipation, esp. that varies, is very unlikely. Food choices, hydration, delaying defecating until convenient, lack of physical activity & nervous system control of bowels are likely vastly more powerful issues for constipation. Read more...