What your period is trying to tell you? Did you know your period can tell you about your health? Some women have light, 3 day periods; however, some have painful, heavy periods lasting a week or more that force them to miss work and family time due to the severity of their periods.
In this article by Zahra Mulroy, she explains that certain symptoms that accompany your period are not normal. The first problem she addresses is thyroid function, followed by weight, then stress. All of these issues are related and can be due to poor thyroid function or as with stress, can cause poor thyroid function. Then there are the infertility problems that can arise from your hormones being out of balance.
In this article by Andrew Linnabary, he shares the treatment story of a thyroid patient at a free clinic in Wichita, Ks. This clinic was held with the help of students studying healthcare at Wichita State University. The story shares how a thyroid patient, who has no insurance, benefits from this clinic.
I don’t usually bring up insurance, but I can’t help but wonder why she doesn’t have Obamacare? And if she was set up on a program for $50 a month, she could easily get a plan for about the same amount under Obamacare. Isn’t this who the Affordable Care Act is supposed to cover? How do I know she could get insurance for that amount? Because I have an Obamacare plan that I pay $48 a month for. I understand that she may not be able to work because I can only work part time due to my thyroid. I understand that.
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