Items Tagged ‘high blood calcium’

February 7, 2018

No More Fatigue


The physical effects of high blood Calcium levels progressively worsened over the past year, as I started feeling fatigued all the time. As a physical therapist, I’m normally very active and in my free time I enjoy participating in physical activity. However, I began to falling asleep at work and feeling low on energy. My […]

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Tags: abdominal cramping, anesthesia, blood tests, calcium, Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine surgery, endocrinology, fatigue, frequent urination, high blood calcium, patient stories, physical therapist

January 6, 2018

Be Aware but Don’t Be Afraid

By patbro patbro

My doctor discovered high blood calcium levels, and he noticed it had something to do with my parathyroid. After visiting an endocrinologist, it was determined that I needed surgery to remove all or part of my parathyroid glands. The information I received at first seemed frightening – I was informed there were numerous side effects, […]

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Tags: Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrinologist, high blood calcium, parathyroid, parathyroid glands, patient stories