Although I’m not one who likes to dwell on the negatives or things that I cannot change/have not much control over, sometimes I do have to admit defeat and give in to my health conditions. I prefer to look at how having such chronic illnesses such as hypothyroidism, Hashimoto’s and adrenal fatigue have changed me for the better, taught me things or otherwise helped develop me as a person. But today, I just had to admit defeat to them and put off today’s plans until tomorrow.
*** Continue reading “Some Days You Just Have To Admit Defeat”
It’s been over four months since I last checked in with you on how I’ve been doing with my thyroid health, adrenal health, sex hormones and even mental health, so this one is going to a bit of a long one.
Sorry! So much has happened! Continue reading “General Update #20”
It’s been almost three months since my last general update but it feels like just a month in my time. It’s been a very up and down time indeed.
Continue reading “General Update #19”
Prior to my decline in health due to the development of autoimmune hypothyroidism (an underactive thyroid), I was top of my class or among the top in every school class, year on year. I did well at school and college and I had a thirst for learning whatever I could. I enjoyed learning. Continue reading “I Worry That Brain Fog Makes Me Look Incompetent at Work”
I’ve been avoiding writing this blog entry for a while because I don’t like admitting defeat or feeling like I’ve failed. And I do feel like I’ve failed today.
It’s been over two months since I did a general update on my health and to be honest, it’s long overdue. Continue reading “General Update #18”
A part of being hypothyroid that is often overlooked, is the way that it affects our work life.
I’ve covered many times, the ways in which hypothyroidism devastates many lives, taking control of many aspects and creating real challenges for those affected, and often, their family too. In this post, I’m going to focus on work.
Continue reading “The Difficulties of Working with an Underactive Thyroid”
I have hypothyroidism.
An underactive thyroid.
Whatever you prefer to call it.
And those who don’t know what it is can often make assumptions about it, so let me clear a few things up!
Continue reading “11 Things People Get Wrong About Me Having Hypothyroidism”