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  1. Thyroid Cancer Survivor Message Boards
    I had PTC removed four years ago and m,y serum vitamin D level was very low. Now I'm on 6,000 units a day and my level is only 30. My Endo tells me that serum levels of 50 are more than adequate, but now I wonder if a low Vit D contributes to or causes cancer, and what is the best serum level...
  2. Newbie Introductions - Don't be bashful!
    Hi everyone, sorry for the long story. I had been especially healthy in the last few years. Lots of energy, exercising, sleeping well and not remotely concerned about my health. At the beginning of this year, I got some kind of viral infection. It just felt like the flu, nothing too bad and I...
  3. Thyroid Disease General Discussion Forum
    Its best to start from the beginning, so here goes….I have been a workaholic most of my life, at the age of 19 I had my first panic attack. At the time I didn't know what it was, I thought I was dying, it was the most terrifying thing that had ever happened to me. After a few trips to the...
  4. Thyroid Disease General Discussion Forum
    I found out my vitamin D is low. It's 21 and should be at least 30 according to the doctor, so I was prescribed Vitamin D 50,000 IU. It's one pill per week for three months, then switch to a maintenance dose. My parathormone was high - 47. I don't have ranges yet. I wasn't surprised because I've...
  5. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    Hopefully Someone can help with my questions. About two year ago I had my thyroid removed as a result of Thyroid Cancer and RAI treatment. After years of being told there was nothing was wrong with me because my labs were always normal I ended up in the ER because I could not breathe or swallow...
  6. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    PALPABLE NODULE NOT SHOWING ON RAIU - Hey guys! I just had an RAI uptake scan and it showed normal function. I have a 3.5 palpable nodule on left thryoid. The nodule was not visable. Does this just mean it is a hot nodule? Or could it be a parathyroid nodule or problem with carotid artery? All...
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