Signs That You May Have a Thyroid Disorder

thyroid disorderThyroid disorders are very common and can threaten your health and well-being. It is essential to understand the symptoms that thyroid disorders are associated with so that you can know whether or not you should be concerned. Luckily, there are treatment methods for thyroid disorders, but in this blog, we will focus on the signs and symptoms that you may be suffering from a thyroid disorder.

Symptoms of a Thyroid Disorder 

If you begin to experience any of these symptoms frequently, it is a good idea to visit a physician to make sure that it is nothing serious, as these symptoms aren’t just symptoms of a thyroid disorder.

  • Nervousness, anxiety, or irritability
  • Hyperactivity
  • Weakness in your muscles
  • Frequent urination
  • A thirst that can’t be quenched
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Low sex drive
  • Mood swings

Signs of a Thyroid Disorder

There are many signs of a thyroid disorder that can be a cause for concern. Many of these signs aren’t normal occurrences that you would run into without a health issue, so it is best to contact a physician if you begin to experience any of these symptoms regularly.

  • Excessive sweating
  • Loose nails
  • Patchy hair loss or thinning hair
  • Dryness or redness in the eyes, or vision problems
  • Swelling in your neck that is caused by an enlarged thyroid gland
  • Rapid heartbeat or a heartbeat that is unusually fast for the situation that you are in

Thyroid Treatment Can Help You 

If you are experiencing any of these signs and symptoms frequently, you may be struggling with a thyroid disorder. Fortunately, there are some treatment options for you. If you are interested in getting your thyroid disorder treated, Dr. Philip Rabito in New York, New York is prepared to help you battle and overcome your thyroid disorder so that you can stay happy and healthy throughout your life. He is board-certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Nutrition Support Physicians. He can make sure that you are given world-class treatment and care. Contact us today at 877.703.3775 or visit us online at to schedule your consultation.

Philip Rabito, MD

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