Check out this Cartoon on how your thyroid works. Thyroid issues can get complicated, so this might help explain a little bit better what dotors do not explain to their patients. Check out that T-shirt here:
For those who don't remember Latin roots, here are some common medical prefixes and postfixes. Designed for doctors/nurses in training, but since many of us have to make our own medical decisions, it could be useful for anyone.
Crystals for Visualization — Do you have problems with visualization or seeing things in your mind’s eye during meditation? Let Iolite, Imperial Topaz (Golden/Yellow), or Green Tourmaline help you with that. [use as crystal ball/scrying crystal]
(Stress relates to the Solar Plexus so you can place your desires crystal(s) on this area for minutes while relaxing and focusing on deep breathing. Essential Oils for Reducing Stress: Chamomile, Ylang Ylang, or Lavender.
Top Recommended Crystals: Emerald or Yellow Jasper. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Aquamarine or Citrine. Upset stomachs are associated with the Solar Plexus chakra. Carry with you or hold as needed.