Thyroid Symptoms

Women and Sleep: No Rest for the Weary

Women and Sleep: No Rest for the Weary

Women and sleep. Why is does it feel like there’s no rest for the weary? It seems that women always have something that needs to be done! And if we do sit down, our minds are racing; thinking about all the tasks we haven’t gotten to yet. So, why do we have so much trouble…

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Your Weight: Why the Ups and Downs

Your Weight: Why the Ups and Downs

Your weight goes up and down, seemingly with no reason. How frustrating is that? After all, I love a Chinese dinner just like everyone else! And we do need to eat! However, then there’s that ugly weight gain that comes with that wonderful meal, not to mention the glass of wine! How come all those things we love have…

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Sleep Issues: 7 Reasons You’re Exhausted

Sleep Issues: 7 Reasons You're Exhausted

Sleep issues can be caused by more than too much coffee and junk food. There are several reasons why you are not getting the rest you need. The only real way to cure insomnia is to find out why it’s occurring in the first place. In this article, Suzy Cohen shares 7 reasons you’re not sleeping…

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Is Your Credibility Affected by Your Thyroid?

Is Your Credibility Affected by Your Thyroid?

Your credibility is everything to you. You are the one everyone else counts on. But, then your thyroid rears its ugly head and all those plans you made are history. All you want to do is take a nap praying no one has any other ideas of fun and games you just can’t take a…

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Exhausted: The Surprising Reasons

Exhausted: The Surprising Reasons

Are you exhausted? I mean totally wore out. How can that be? You just slept all night but you woke up tired. Believe it or not, the problem can be blamed on other things than your thyroid. You might think this is crazy since your fatigue has been unbearable since your diagnosis of thyroid disease,…

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Get to the Root of Your Weight Gain Issues

Get to the Root of Your Weight Gain Issues

Today, we are going to talk about the root of your weight gain issues. Many of us have issues with gaining weight, be it due to thyroid function, stress, or just unhealthy eating. So, what exactly do I mean when I say we are getting to the root of your weight gain issues? Traditional Indian energy…

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Toxic-Free Furniture Movement Demands Safer Products

Toxic-Free Furniture Movement Demands Safer Products

The toxic-free furniture movement is gaining momentum. The national health watchdog the Center for Environmental Health (CEH) today announced a pledge signed by major companies, higher education institutions and government purchasers, including Kaiser Permanente, the City and County of San Francisco, LinkedIn Corporation, University of California,Santa Cruz and nine others who have signed the CEH…

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How Stress Damages Your Thyroid and Adrenals

How Stress Damages Your Thyroid and Adrenals

Stress is a normal part of life, we all have lists of errands to run, work, some are still raising kids, some are caring for elderly parents, some are doing both and in a world where it seems, there is always something to do, stress starts to take its toll.  Many times it shows up…

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Teens Are At High Risk from Chemical Toxins

Teens Are At High Risk from Chemical Toxins

Teens are at high risk from chemical toxins, according to Jenica McMullen, New York University School of Medicine, New York, and colleagues in their report published online April 20 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. Perchlorate, thiocyanate, and nitrate all inhibit the function of sodium-iodide symporter (NIS) in thyroid follicular cells at levels…

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What Your Period Is Trying to Tell You

What Your Period Is Trying to Tell You

What your period is trying to tell you? Did you know your period can tell you about your health? Some women have light, 3 day periods; however, some have painful, heavy periods lasting a week or more that force them to miss work and family time due to the severity of their periods. In this…

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