15 Things which Thyroid Patients should teach their Doctors

Many thyroid patients will tell you they have, or have had, doctors they love! I, Janie, have had many of them. But it doesn't take away from the fact that those in a medical profession have been sorely lacking for decades about correct knowledge on how to diagnose and treat hypothyroidism or Hashimotos, besides have…

Short and Sweet – Listen to latest interview of Janie Bowthorpe

Hello to all my fellow thyroid patient friends! I, Janie, have taken a break from the STTM  blog after the release of the fabulous Stop the Thyroid Madness II book. And it's time to return!! Here's the short and sweet reason I'm writing this blog... Listen to Kirstin Costello of Wellness Talk Radio interview me!! I…

What do these people have in common: Adams, Bouc, Dach, Edwards, Heyman, Heiser, Luber, Lynch, Phan, Roberts, Saleeby, Stone, Trumbower and Yang?

What do these people have in common: Adams, Bouc, Dach, Edwards, Heyman, Heiser, Luber, Lynch, Phan, Roberts, Saleeby, Stone, Trumbower and Yang?  Answer:  Brilliance in thought, courage in action, intelligent reasoning, and a willingness to learn from their patients as medical practitioners. And that is all exactly why each of them was chosen to contribute…

An Open Letter to All Physicians from a Nurse about thyroid treatment

A Thyroid patient who is also an RN was shocked to see the contents of a letter that a patient's doctor had sent out to this patient. It was filled with terrible inaccuracies about thyroid treatment, she exclaimed, and she was horrified. No wonder so many thyroid patients are exasperated with their doctors! So she compiled…