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Question: no health insurance for this!!!!


 wilsonj - Wed Jan 19, 2005 1:26 am

im quite sure my self diagnosis of hyperthyroidism is correct, however...i don't have health insurance, and i only make just above minimum wage...where or who would i contact, or go to for affordable testing and treatment options? im sure this is available somewhere in the north texas area. any help would be greatly appreciated!!
 Theresa Jones, RN - Thu Jan 20, 2005 8:31 am

User avatar Hi wilsonj,
Here is a website for the Texas Department of State Health Services.
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us.
Scroll down to Health Service Regions located on the left of the page.
Click on it and it will take you to a Health Service Region 1 - 11 for you to choose from. Each region includes the area, website, and telephone number for you to inquire about what services that are provided. I hope you find this information helpful and thank you for using http://www.doctorslounge.com
Sincerely,
Rntdj
 kathokatho - Thu Jan 20, 2005 7:54 pm

And if it's any comfort to your pocket book. Thyroid medication is one of the cheapest group of drugs out there. Mine is always under twenty dollars a month. Go get tested.

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