What is Hashimoto’s disease, Thali García’s strange condition?

Thali García rose to fame after participating in the program “High School Musical: the selection”.


Thali García was a trend in recent days after she starred in a fight with Manelyk and shortly after she was eliminated from the reality show “Los 50”; however, she fights every day against a rare disease

thali garcia rose to fame after participating in the TV Azteca program “High School Musical: la selección” (2007); From there, she began a successful career for the Mexican actress, who has participated in productions such as “The Lord of the Skies”, “Of gross, nothing”, “You had to be a man” and “Silvana without wool”.

In recent days, however, Thali’s name was a trend not because of her performance in a series or soap opera, but because of the fight he had with Manelyk on the reality show “Los 50”; Later, she was eliminated from the Telemundo program, saying goodbye to the possibility of winning the final prize: $350,000.

In exclusive for TVyNovelas, thali garcia He told us about his participation in “Los 50”, as well as his future projects; however, He also opened up and told us about Hashimoto’s disease, a disease that affects the thyroid gland and that he has suffered for some years. Due to this condition, The actress had to make a radical change in life to lose weightbecause you should be checking your cortisone and glucose levels regularly.

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What is Hashimoto’s disease? Here at TVyNovelas we have some information about this strange condition.


In an interview for People en Español magazine in 2020, Thali García commented on how her battle began:

“I have Hashimoto’s disease, which is autoimmune hypothyroidism, which has no cure, kind of like Lupus”

“Many of you know that a couple of years ago I started with severe hormonal problems, especially in the thyroid, also acute vision problems in the right eye. All this to me was very strange, my health had always been very, very good. and from a few years to now every day I saw my swollen face and inflamed bodyin general with a lot of fluid retention ”, he recalled.

“I have Hashimoto’s disease, which is an autoimmune hypothyroidism, which has no cure, type like Lupus, tyour body is attacking itself all the time”, revealed the actress, who from that moment carried out a whole plan for the future to lose weight, because due to this disease the metabolism is altered and reaching the ideal weight is more difficult.

According to the Mayo Clinic website, “Hashimoto’s disease is an autoimmune disorder that affects the thyroid gland. (…) cells of the immune system cause the death of thyroid cells that produce hormoneswhich usually results in a reduction in the production of hormones (hypothyroidism)”.

Hashimoto’s disease it is more common in middle-aged women, and these are some of the symptoms, which are presented very slowly; If you identify them, do not hesitate to see an endocrinologist.

  • fatigue and laziness
  • Increased sensitivity to cold
  • Increased sleepiness
  • Dry Skin
  • Constipation
  • Muscular weakness
  • Aches, tenderness and muscle stiffness
  • Irregular or excessive menstrual bleeding
  • Depression
  • Memory or concentration problems
  • Thyroid swelling (goiter)