People with thyroid disorders such as hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer and thyroid eye disease can often experience emotional and mental health symptoms as well as physical symptoms.
It is well recognised that thyroid problems can run in families and if family members are unwell they should be encouraged to discuss with their own GP whether thyroid testing is warranted
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