When caring for a female client who is being treated for hyperthyroidism, it is important to: Provide extra blankets and clothing to keep the client warm.Monitor the client for signs of restlessness, sweating, and excessive weight loss during thyroid replacement therapy. Balance the client’s periods of activity and rest.Encourage the client to be active to prevent constipation. Explanation. A client with hyperthyroidism needs to be encouraged to balance periods of activity and rest. Many clients with hyperthyroidism are hyperactive and complain of feeling very warm.