Asleep at the wheel of thyroid therapy

Who is really sleeping a lot, and yet sleeping poorly? Sure, the hypothyroid patient. But someone else is sleeping too. Our Canadian medical system and the majority of our doctors who dismiss treated patients' symptoms and thyroid-related disorders whenever TSH is normal. Sleeping at the wheel. Where are we headed? Why are you nickel and … Continue reading Asleep at the wheel of thyroid therapy

Low T3 thyroid hormone, insomnia, and sleep apnea

Have you struggled with sleep disorders, whether insomina or sleep apnea? Apparently it's associated with hypothyroidism. Even if it's true that people with untreated hypo sleep a LOT. My mother has agonized over her chronic insomnia. She had been on low dose Synthroid for decades before she was diagnosed with a serious case of sleep … Continue reading Low T3 thyroid hormone, insomnia, and sleep apnea