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Autoimmune Disease Checklist

| February 13, 2009

Fever / Body Temperature _____ Elevated fever, higher body temperature – Lupus, Graves’ Disease/Hyperthyroidism, Celiac Disease/Gluten Intolerance/Irritable Bowel Syndrome _____ Feeling cold when others feel hot — Hashimoto’s Hypothyroidism _____ Feeling hot when others feel cold — Graves’ Disease/Hyperthyroidism _____ Low body temperature — Hashimoto’s Hypothyroidism Hair _____ Hair loss, round bald patches on the […]

This is easier to understand now

| January 12, 2009

Luteal phase Main article: Luteal phase The luteal phase is also called the secretory phase. An important role is played by the corpus luteum, the solid body formed in an ovary after the egg has been released from the ovary into the fallopian tube. This body continues to grow for some time after ovulation and […]

Advice from

| January 3, 2009

thyroid links

| November 14, 2008 Fayetteville Dr. Nitin Desai, Internal Medicine, 1309 Medical Dr., Fayetteville, NC 28304, 910-437-5130. A reader writes: “He’s very careful, testing every eight weeks or so. He has been attentive and responsive to my needs as a patient. I am confident that I am being treated correctly and conscientiously and I […]

Hypothyroidism Risks/Symptoms Checklist

| November 7, 2008

Risks/Symptoms Checklist – by Mary J. Shomon You can use this checklist to bring to your doctor to help aid in getting a proper diagnosis of hypothyroidism, or as background information in your discussions regarding finetuning your dosage so you are at the optimal TSH level for your own level of wellness. My risk […]