"Hypothyroidism means your thyroid is not making enough thyroid hormone. Having a low level of thyroid hormone affects your whole body. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about hypothyroidism, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more. "
Hypothyroidism and Depression
Although hypothyroidism and depression are different diseases, they are connected in many people’s lives. Find out how.
How Hypothyroidism Is Treated
Learn the treatment options for hypothyroidism, such as synthetic thyroid medication.
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
WebMD explains the symptoms of hypothyroidism (low thyroid level), including fatigue and weight gain.
What's Causing My Low Thyroid Level?
The causes of hypothyroidism (low thyroid level), including Hashimoto's disease and some treatments for hyperthyroidism (high thyroid level).
Tips to Manage Hypothyroidism
Top ways to control the most common thyroid disorder.
Hypothyroidism and Your Weight
People with hypothyroidism may gain weight. There’s an explanation for it and ways you can shed those extra pounds.
Better Sleep, Less Stress With Hypothyroidism
Life with hypothyroidism gets much easier if you get good sleep and manage stress, but how do you do those?
Exercises for an Underactive Thyroid
Getting moving can make you feel better if you have hypothyroidism. Here’s how to get started and which workouts are best.