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10 Red Flags of a Hyperthyroidism Flare

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Overheated woman fanning herself at work.
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Woman unable to sleep at night.
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You’re having sleep problems


Woman weighing herself.
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You’re losing weight


Woman about to eat a doughnut.
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You are unusually hungry or thirsty


Man feeling his skin in the mirror.
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Your skin feels strangely smooth


Doctor measuring a patient's blood pressure.
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You have high blood pressure, rapid pulse, or atrial fibrillation


Woman sweating outdoors.
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You feel warmer than usual, or overheated


Woman battling anxious thoughts.
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You’re anxious


Tracking period length on a calendar.
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Your periods have changed


Doctor examining a patient's skin.
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You have unusual rashes


Man rubbing his eyes.
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You have vision or eye problems


Woman experiencing a hyperthyroidism flare up.
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Flare-up after radioactive iodine (RAI)


Prescription medication bottles.
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Flare-up while on antithyroid drugs


Handful of supplements.
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Other causes of a hyperthyroidism flare


Woman discussing how to handle hyperthyroidism flares with her doctor.
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What should you do if you’re having a flare?


Doctor answer a patient's questions about hyperthyroidism.
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More steps for a hyperthyroidism flare-up


Mary Shomon

Mary Shomon

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Mary Shomon is a patient advocate and New York Times bestselling author who empowers readers with information on thyroid and autoimmune disease, diabetes, weight loss and hormonal health from an integrative perspective. Mary has been a leading force advocating for more effective, patient-centered hormonal healthcare. Mary also co-stars in PBS’ Healthy Hormones TV series.

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