Iron…On Again, Off Again

So … it’s been a while since I’ve provided an update … was hoping with the Synthroid adjustment and addition of Iron supplements that I’d be feeling better by now and I’d be able to write with news of improvement … unfortunately that’s not the case. I’ve been feeling increasingly more lousy and more tired…

Update

Okay … where to start? How about … UGH!? Dermatologist – as I figured the appointment yesterday was a colossal waste of time. Since I have my rash under control there’s not much they can say other than – “you likely have a-topic dermatitis” – the most generic diagnosis on the planet for red itchy…

WARNING! Low Battery

Hello all … sorry for the delay, but I’ve been waiting to write this until all my lab results were finally in from last weeks doctors visit. I had the blood drawn last Monday, got some results back Tuesday, Doc’s office called Wednesday morning to tell me I have Thyroid antibodies present again and that…

Verrrrry Interesting!

So – my stellar researching sister came up with some very interesting information for me to read this morning that I thought I’d share / chronicle here for future reference. As always my chronicling of research can make for very long posts, so feel free to skim through or skip this post entirely (sorry folks…

More Detective Work

Okay … so after yesterday’s theory about my foot swelling being related to under-performing thyroid and body temperature (and the post got a little “off-track” talking about nutrient deficiencies and what not as it relates to thyroid) … I got to thinking more about my prescription change itself … never mind whether or not my…

You’re Kidding Me … Right!?

Okay, so here I am … up all night again. YAY to testing new foods … NOT! Anyway you don’t need to know the gory details … but … the plus side is that I have more time to do research … which only proves to educate me further …. and frustrate the heck outta…