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How long has this been going on?
Okay. If she has always slept a lot, you can definitely get the thyroid checked with your vet, but it may just be her. The urinary issue sounds like a urinary tract infection. I would see your vet for a urinalysis, and try to bring a urine sample with you when you go. A urinary infection can cause what you are seeing in the eyes, too, because they can end up with a whole body bacterial infection that can cause that. I would see your vet, and in the meantime you can try one adult aspirin every 8 hours and see if that helps.
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