What Is Hypothyroidism  & How Can It Impact You?

Did You Know?

1 in 8 women will develop  a thyroid disorder in  her lifetime.

20 million Americans are estimated to have a thyroid disorder, yet 60% will not know that they have the condition.

Women are 5x-8x's more like to develop a thyroid condition than men.

The thyroid, found in the middle of the lower neck, produces hormones that  affect every cell in the body.  If the thyroid is underactive (hypothyroidism) it can  create major problems.  If you or someone you know suffered from a thyroid disorder, you know how frustrating it can feel.

Here are a few symptoms & ways that hypothyroidism  impacts your body! 

Hypothyroidism is known to decrease your body's metabolism and causes its victims to struggle with weight loss.

#1 Weight Gain

One of the most common symptoms of hypothyroidism is always feeling cold or being sensitive to the cold.

#2 Sensitivity To Cold

Hypothyroidism is known to cause brain fog. When the thyroid is functioning low, it can cause a short memory span and affect the ability  to concentrate.

#3 Brain Fog

Many people who struggle with hypothyroidism also struggle with infertility. Low thyroid function interferes with the fertility process.

#4 Infertility

Not only does hypothyroidism  mess with the rest of our body, but  it also messes with our sleep too.  Those who struggle with their thyroid may experience fatigue  and sleep disturbances.

#5 Fatigue & Restlessness

What Can You Do?

To learn more about your options for treating or helping your thyroid issues, please read our blog below! 

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