Summary of Hypothyroidism
Primary Information, Benefits, Effects, and Important Facts
Frequently asked questions and answers related to Hypothyroidism
Frequently Asked Questions about Hypothyroidism
Can hypothyroidism lead to fat gain?
Yes, a less active thyroid will reduce metabolic rate and can cause some weight gain. It is not a lot of weight gain though, and a subactive thyroid is not an excuse for obesity (if hypothyroidic, please see a doctor for medication; it burns fat)