Thyroid Condition was Not the Cause of Her Massive Obesity or Her Death.
Why the old wife’s tail of hypothyroidism causing weight gain is still around in 2017.People still believe thyroid disease causes obesity.
The idea that a “rare thyroid condition” caused her death is dead wrong.
She died from morbid obesity and complications of surgery. Hypothyroidism can cause some weight gain but that is corrected with thyroid hormone replacement. 1000 pound woman was morbid obese with an incidental thyroid condition.
World’s heaviest woman, who suffered from rare thyroid condition, dies aged 37
Woman with rare thyroid condition who once weighed 500kg found dead.
Eman, 37, with her 500 kg weight, posed a huge challenge due to her pre-existing medical conditions such as hypothyroidism, stroke, diabetes, hypertension, renal problems and obesity.