Hypothyroidism treatment does not equal weight loss, caution researchers

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Elizabeth Pearce, School of Medicine

The symptoms of hypothyroidism are well known: Weight gain, brain fog, thinning hair and feeling cold…

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“We found that modest weight loss following initiation of levothyroxine treatment for hypothyroidism occurs in only about half of patients.”

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