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i am a 26 year old female and have been having hot flashes

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i am a 26 year old female and have been having hot flashes and night sweats for 6 months now . I am 5'9 and weight 145 lbs. I am on the pill. My mom says i need my thyroid checked. do u agree?

Hyperthyroidism can cause hot flashes as well as night sweats but so can many other causes.You do need to be seen by a doctor and get investigated.

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