Moms with Kids who have Congenital Hypothyroidism

This is an online group of parents that have children who have Congenital Hypothyroidism. This disease affects 1 in 4000 infants. If left untreated, it can cause mental retardation, little growth, cold hands and feet, and lack of energy among other things. While all these things are scary to think about, it is treatable with the proper dosage of medication. However, this condition will never go away and will require medication for life. This is a support group or just an outlet for info. If you have more info or want more info, just leave a note...

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TSH levels

My newborn son has a tsh of 10. The dr. seems to want to monitor this even though it falls into the normal level for a newborn. His first thyroid test came back abnormal but I...