Issue # 239 September 22, 2014

Welcome to KnowYourThyroid.

Today, thyroid disease expert Mary Shomon will share the 5 lies you are most likely to hear as you seek treatment for your thyroid disease.  I have personally heard #5, #3 and #1 from my health care providers complete with total disbelief that I would question their treatment plan. They don’t want to hear that Synthroid doesn’t work for me,  they just want me to take my daily dose and go away.  However, you have to stand up for yourself. If the treatment plan you are on is not working, find a health care provider who will listen and work with you to ease your symptoms.



5 Lies About Your Thyroid Disease That You’re Likely to Hear