The Anachronistic Mom's Notes on
Thyroid Disease
Would you like to know about tact?  The good news is that there are people who are very much on top of this.  The bad news is that it can be a pain in the butt to get everything balanced.  But my friends tell me that they're doing pretty well.

This site is scanty, but will start you off.  Don't forget to read the Overview to research section on this site.

Overview Sites on Thyroid Conditions
The site, has excellent overview information on all sorts of medical conditions.   Here's their "Thyroid Disease 101" site.

Here's the Thyroid Foundation of America. site, which provides an overview to Thyroid disease. 

NORD is the National Organization for Rare Diseases.

This is an educational site put up by someone who suffers from a thyroid condition.  Thyroid Overview
Hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's Disease
This is a nice detailed overview site, although it's written by a bit of a Christian propagandist, but we do aim for at least some equal opportunity linkage....This site also deals with memory loss and Hashimoto's. provides a Hypothyroidism Disease Checklist.

Medline's overview.

Here is the Endocrineweb description of hyperthyroidism.
More overview information, along with a symptom list, from the New York Thyroid Center.

Wilson's Thyroid Syndrome
I just read an email from someone with this syndrome, so decided to include it in here.  According to, Wilson's is: a "Controversial syndrome identified by former M.D. who believes that stress on the body causes chronic low body temperature and Reverse T3 production."


Here is the result of a search for Wilson's Thyroid Syndrome.  If you scroll to the bottom of the page, you'll see multiple articles from the web.

The Best Clinics and Doctors around.
I did like the New York Thyroid Center's site, so here it is.

I live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Here is a local referral list of doctors and surgeons who specialize in thyroid for this area.

Holistic approach to thyroid disease
Here's an interview with Drs Richard and Karilee Shames on their holistic approach to thyroid disease (Kariles has Hashimoto's)