I was diagnosed with having an under active thyroid, I gained 25lbs and now weigh 195lbs and I am 5 9. My doctor refused to treat it he just said if I walked more and watched my diet it would go away. I have tried walk in clinics and they tell me I need a family doctor but I have not gone back to the first one in 2 years as he refuses to help with any issue I ever had. I found a site for synthroid online, would that help? I can t find another doctor that can take me on as a patient.