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Thyroid and a healthy baby

Letter to the Editor,
After living with hypothyroidism for almost 25 years, I began researching this condition. It affects every part of the body and can cause immense suffering. It may lead to other autoimmune diseases and many other very serious conditions as it is used by every cell in the body. The thyroid produces TSH which is a hormone seldom mentioned.

Have your thyroid checked as it is thought to possibly cause ADD, Downs Syndrome and other birth defects of your baby during pregnancy.

Marianne Thode, Thyroid Advocate
PO Box 162
Afton, TN 37616

Phone: 1-423-636-1066
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