34. Your Eyebrows Are Thinning
Hair loss, including from your eyebrows, can be a sign that your body is working slowly due to an underactive thyroid, also known as hypothyroidism, said Dr. Sontag. Keep an eye on other symptoms like feeling cold all the time, fatigue, and constipation. To properly diagnose the condition, your doctor will order a simple blood test to evaluate the function of your thyroid.
33. You Bruise Easily
Are you noticing several bruises on your legs? Don’t just brush it off and blame your clumsy tendencies; although it may be the answer, it can also point to more serious conditions like leukemia. Low blood platelet counts can make you more susceptible to bruising, according to the American Cancer Society. This shouldn’t be your initial concern, but if your doctor believes this is a possibility, they will check your blood cells count before performing more invasive testing, like taking a bone marrow sample.Related: 10 Reasons Why You’re Bruising Easily
32. You Notice Black Streaks on Your Nails
The first place you will spot skin cancer is, well, on your skin, but it can also appear on your nailbed. Known as acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM), this type of skin cancer can look like a dark streak under your nail. If you aren’t too sure what caused the streak (like smashing your finger in the door) and it recently appeared, see a dermatologist for an examination.