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My family remember me as a curious and inquisitive youngster, my overactive imagination often running away with me. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Two of the most likely are anxiety and an overactive thyroid. The Sun (2011)The same is true for overactive thyroid conditions. The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Excess sweating can be the result of an overactive thyroid gland. The Sun (2009)And if the thyroid gland is overactive it will certainly increase sweating. Body Odour (1994)Sometimes the thyroid glands become overactive. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Will's already overactive imagination trips into overdrive. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Your overactive nervous system is working you into a frenzy and there's no need. The Sun (2015)Most sufferers just have overactive sweat glands, a variation of normal. The Sun (2009)Was it just their snobby, overactive imaginations? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Liver problems, kidney failure and an overactive thyroid can all be causes. The Sun (2010)It's also known as an overactive thyroid. The Sun (2015)If you have an overactive thyroid, skin is often fragile and thin. The Sun (2011)Between their inability to stand still and overactive imagination, it was a very exhausting and entertaining time. The Sun (2010)My imagination is incredibly overactive. The Sun (2010)And not just after watching MotoGP from the safety of my sofa while armed with an overactive imagination and a packet of biscuits. The Sun (2008)While many might dismiss the drawings as the product of overactive imaginations, a strange photo of the three youngsters is harder to explain. The Sun (2009)He has an overactive imagination and sometimes I have to switch off the news if it is sinister. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There's something oddly childlike about the way you say you suffered panic attacks because of an overactive imagination or a fear of being left alone. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Symptoms include chest pain, dizziness and feelings of terror, and they are caused by an overactive nervous system. The Sun (2012)
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