Feeling tired and having no energy are issues associated with lots of conditions, but they re strongly linked with, the disorder that s the result of too little thyroid hormone. If you re still tired in the morning or all day after a full night s sleep, that s a clue that your thyroid may be underactive.
Too little thyroid hormone coursing through your bloodstream and cells means your muscles aren t getting that get-going signal. БFatigue is the number one symptom I see,Б says Dr. Miller. БItБs the kind of fatigue where youБre still tired in the morning after a full nightБs sleepБthatБs a clue that youБre not simply sleep deprived; your thyroid may be underactive.
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