What is Hypothyroidism?

Originally published on 5th March 2016 Last updated on 15th April 2019 Hypothyroidism, also called an underactive thyroid or thyroid disease, is a condition where the thyroid gland does not create enough thyroid hormone/s. The five… More

How I Lost The Weight I Gained From Hypothyroidism

Originally published on 13th August 2016 Last updated on 6th April 2019 Note: Since overcoming my disordered eating behaviour and embracing a body positive approach, I want to just leave a statement that: weight is… More

You, Me and Hypothyroidism

Rachel Hill, founder of TheInvisibleHypothyroidism.com, an award-winning thyroid patient advocacy and website, is providing the first resource for those supporting someone with hypothyroidism; You, Me and Hypothyroidism – When Someone You Love Has Hypothyroidism: Understanding Hypothyroidism… More

Tests You Need and Optimal Levels as a Hypothyroid Patient

Originally published on 11th March 2016 Last updated on 27th March 2019 As a thyroid patient, the below blood tests are recommended to get the full picture of what’s going on. If you still have symptoms,… More

Hypothyroidism and Hashimoto’s Stopped Me Enjoying My Teen Years

When thyroid patient Kelsey shared her experiences of being a teenager with hypothyroidism on my Instagram page, I knew it would resonate with others. I asked if she would like to guest blog for me… More

10 Things I Would Tell a Friend Newly Diagnosed with Hypothyroidism

Originally published on 12th July 2016 Last updated on 13th March 2019 Having been through the ups and downs of having hypothyroidism, I now feel comfortable talking about many aspects of it. When people join… More