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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.
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
 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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