Tips for expecting mothers with thyroid conditions


Thyroid health during pregnancy is crucial as it can impact both the mother and the baby. Pregnancy often affects thyroid hormone levels, and pre-existing thyroid conditions or new thyroid issues can arise during this time. Thyroid hormones play a key role in fetal brain development, especially during the first trimester. Both hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) and hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) need to be managed properly to avoid complications. Here are a few tips to manage thyroid health to ensure a healthy pregnancy and baby. #ThyroidAwarenessMonth