I just want to have muscles in the right place.’ Your thyroid can be found in front of your windpipe and is a small, butterfly-shaped gland that produces the hormones, thyroxine and triiodothyronine, to regulate your metabolism, which is how your body takes food and turns it into energy.It’s really important because it’s part of your endocrine system so it contributes to your mood, energy and digestion.
Before my diagnosis, I didn't even know the thyroid was a thing.
I'm starting to read a book called How to Heal Hashimoto's - an Integrative Road Map to Remission.
Gigi Hadid has candidly spoken out about her experience of having thyroid problem, Hashimoto’s disease.
My eating habits would have to change, there were certain things I now had to avoid, there were more things I needed to get checked.
I went from a 21 year old to an 81 year old real quick.
Eventually after months of research on thyroid, trips to the doctors, loads of blood tests, and a ridiculous amount of frustration, my thyroid levels were stabilised. A lot of deficiencies and another endocrine problem, PCOS, which goes hand in hand with thyroid disorders.
But back to the thyroid- it's fixed, so to speak.This is an opinion of a young person and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Spun It is one person's experience and may be different for you.I struggled with binge eating disorder for a while.So when the weight started piling on ridiculously fast, I just put it down to that.I had to get blood tests every month and see my doctor every month.