Getting a complete thyroid hormone blood test is critical to understanding and evaluating your thyroid function.
Complete thyroid testing includes so much more than the traditional TSH (which can be inacurrate in certain medical conditions).
Without the right thyroid tests you won't understand if your body is converting thyroid hormone appropriately or if your cells are taking up enough thyroid hormone.
The lack of these functions results in hypothyroid like symptoms and specific changes to thyroid hormone that you can pick up with testing.
In this post I am going to break down the most important thyroid lab tests, why they are important and how to interpret your results...