These 6 stages of Hashimoto's represent the path that all patients with autoimmune thyroid disease will experience. Hashimoto's is considered a progressive disease which means that it gets worse and worse over time. The good news is that you may be able to stop the progression of your disease if you can find out which stage you are in. The earlier the better, as the earlier stages can be treated with fewer therapies compared to later stages. Find out which stage you are in here.
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