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The National Academy of Hypothyroidism’s Book Review of ‘You, Me and Hypothyroidism’

The National Academy of Hypothyroidism kindly read and reviewed my new book You, Me and Hypothyroidism: When Someone You Love Has Hypothyroidismahead of its release last week.  Continue reading “The National Academy of Hypothyroidism’s Book Review of ‘You, Me and Hypothyroidism’”

Online Sources of Thyroid Information

Originally published on 5th December 2017
Last updated on 22nd September 2019

The Invisible Hypothyroidism isn’t the only source of information out there, for thyroid patients. Before I started this very website, I read up about my new diagnosis and what it meant, on what must have been hundreds of websites and articles.

Here are the resources I have created for you:

Filtering other websites can be daunting, so I’ve summed up a list of other places to check-out below.

Those mentioned below are not necessarily endorsed by myself and I cannot control the content or opinions expressed on external websites. They are listed for you to explore. 

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That Embarrassing Topic: A Low Libido/Loss of Sex Drive with Hypothyroidism

Originally published on 11th April 2017
Last updated on 20th September 2019

It shouldn’t be embarrassing to talk about, but it is to many people;

The loss of your libido (sex drive) when you have hypothyroidism.

It’s much more common that you think and, if you’re reading this, chances are you’ve experienced it. In fact, chances are, you’re still experiencing it and it might be causing you stress. Continue reading “That Embarrassing Topic: A Low Libido/Loss of Sex Drive with Hypothyroidism”

9 Things You Should Say to Someone with Hypothyroidism

Originally published on 25th March 2016 
Last updated on 20th September 2019

The other week, I did a post about things you shouldn’t say to someone with hypothyroidism. Continue reading “9 Things You Should Say to Someone with Hypothyroidism”

8 Things You Shouldn’t Say to Someone with Hypothyroidism

Originally published on 25th March 2016
Last updated on 20th September 2019

There are some things you just shouldn’t say to people with hypothyroidism. Continue reading “8 Things You Shouldn’t Say to Someone with Hypothyroidism”

The Thyroid Code’s Book Review of ‘You, Me and Hypothyroidism’

Zana Carver of The Thyroid Code kindly read and reviewed my new book: You, Me and Hypothyroidism: When Someone You Love Has Hypothyroidism Continue reading “The Thyroid Code’s Book Review of ‘You, Me and Hypothyroidism’”

My New Book: ‘You, Me and Hypothyroidism’ is Out!

My new book is officially released and available to the world!

You, Me and Hypothyroidism: When Someone You Love Has Hypothyroidism

You, Me and Hypothyroidism Book Cover

The Amazon Top 10 Bestseller and #1 New Release!

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Thyroid Cancer: Expectations vs. Reality

Our expectations of what it’s like to live with a thyroid condition verses the actual reality can be quite different. How many of us are told that treatment and management are straight forward, yet they turn out to be anything but?

Written by Nadha Hassen, Thyroid Cancer Survivor 


Thyroid Cancer: Expectations vs. Reality

September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month. Incidentally, it is also the month when I had my total thyroidectomy five years ago. 

As I approach this milestone, I have reflected quite a bit on the difference between expectations and reality. My personal experience with thyroid cancer and the reality of it was very different from what I anticipated and from what I was led to expect.  Continue reading “Thyroid Cancer: Expectations vs. Reality”

Freedom From Thyroid Fatigue: Online Course

Over the years, I have received many requests from fellow thyroid patients to create a course or online programme for others to take in order to live well with thyroid disease.  And it’s finally here!

Rachel Hill and Nadha Hassen Thoughtful Thyroid

Partnering up with Nadha from Thyroid Transitions, we’ve created Thoughtful Thyroid, where online courses which educate you about your thyroid condition and everything you can do to live well day to day with it, will be hosted!

Thoughtful Thyroid

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