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Need Help Hpta, Been Shut Down Long Time


#1

I’m new here…really don’t know yet how to use this site…make post, navigate…what have you. Im in really rough shape…thats an understatement…my life is screwed. I need someone very knowledgeable to speak to. I was hoping to be able to talk to @KSman .not sure how to contact durectly.


#2

There is no private message system so posting the needed information is the best way. Start with the stickies and make post the needed information.


#3

Please maintain this single thread as you go forward.

Post some details, age, height, waist size, medical issues, medications and what has happened.

Bad cycle and PCT? There is hope because so many PCT methods are deeply flawed.

Most of what you gain here will be reading as there is too many things to drop into this thread. As you read you may find some things that apply to you.

Please read the stickies found here: About the T Replacement Category

  • advice for new guys - need more info about you
  • things that damage your hormones
  • HPTA restart <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
  • protocol for injections
  • finding a TRT doc

Evaluate your overall thyroid function by checking oral body temperatures as per the thyroid basics sticky. Thyroid hormone fT3 is what gets the job done and it regulates mitochondrial activity, the source of ATP which is the universal currency of cellular energy. This is part of the body’s temperature control loop. This can get messed up if you are iodine deficient. In many countries, you need to be using iodized salt. Other countries add iodine to dairy or bread.