Author Archives: Helle Sydendal

Jag förlorade många vänner…

När jag blev sjuk i hypotyreos förlorade jag många av mina vänner. Jag glömde ofta bort det vi hade kommit överens om och efter hand försvann vännerna. Som tur var förlorade jag inte Lene under sjukdomsförloppet. Hon fanns där, även under de åren då jag var som sjukast – trots att hon inte alltid förstod varför jag förändrades. Läs Lenes historia […]

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Min fru har hypotyreos

Helle Sydendals make, Palle: “Många har frågat mig om hur mitt och Helles äktenskap överlevde – och om hur det är att leva med en fru som lider av hypotyreos. De har också frågat hur de på bästa sätt kan stödja sin egen fru, dotter, man osv. För många är livet med hypotyreos mycket svårt med alla de fruktansvärda symptom […]

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Presidential Candidate Treated with Natural Desiccated Thyroid

The presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, is being treated with natural desiccated thyroid (NDT) for hypothyroidism. This medicine should be allowed for all hypothyroid patients. But that is not the case. Unfortunately only few doctors let patients try out this kind of therapy – and unfortunately this seems to be the case worldwide. Hopefully this is going to change now that it is public knowledge […]

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Low T3 in the heart can cause heart failure

Low T3 in the heart can cause heart failure

Low levels of T3 in the heart tissue can cause heart failure according to a study from the National Institute of Health and the American Diabetes Association. Usually, thyroid hormones are measured in the blood, but researchers of this study have concluded that there is no coherence between the level of T3 in the blood sample and that, for example, […]

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Hypothyroidism does not go away just because you go on a holiday

There are so many people who do not understand what hypothyroidism is – even people close to me, with whom I have talked about my disease again and again.   I have spoken a lot about hypothyroidism to everyone in my family and in my circle of friends – especially after I was finally adequately treated. Before that, I didn’t […]

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I bought so many books – but I couldn’t read them because of my symptoms

“I bought so many books as part of my efforts to get better. However, due to brain fog and the difficulty of concentrating and remembering, I couldn’t read them.    “Today, I am well. I got my life back from hypothyroidism when I changed to another doctor who altered my medicine. I can read, write and do research again. That is pretty cool, especially […]

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