Posts Tagged ‘autoimmune disease’

Healing Hormone Imbalances

Healing Hormone Imbalance

Healing hormone imbalances can be a challenge as we all know, but here is a story from a person who has struggled with poor health for most of her life. She has suffered with poor gut health and a weak immune system. She was born in Poland , she had eczema and chronic ear infections…

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New Marine Product for Thyroid Disorders Developed

New Marine Product for Thyroid Disorders Developed

A new marine product for thyroid disorders has been developed and is the final stages of clinical trials.  The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) is all set to launch a natural product from the sea to tackle thyroid disorders. The CMFRI has already developed nutraceutical products to treat diabetes, arthritis, and cholesterol from marine organisms…

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How Nutrition Can Ease Thyroid Disease

How Nutrition Can Ease Thyroid Disease

Nutrition is one of the best ways to ease the symptoms of thyroid disease. The hormones it secretes are responsible for most vital functions of the body.  Many who suffer from a thyroid disorder seek out a conventional doctor for treatment but what many don’t realize is that naturopathic medicine can play an important supportive role…

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Supplementing Iodine: Too Much Can Be Dangerous

Supplementing Iodine: Too Much Can Be Dangerous

Supplementing iodine in your diet: How many times have you heard you need more iodine your diet to help improve your thyroid function? Iodine is a micronutrient and a chemical element that the body cannot make. It has to come from your diet or supplements. Many of us who have thyroid disease have heard the…

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Healing Your Gut to Help Your Thyroid

Healing Your Gut to Help Your Thyroid

Healing your gut can help your thyroid function. Most doctors don’t even look past your lab results to treat your thyroid. But, what if there is more to the puzzle? Did you know that your gut has alot to do with your immune system? Since the majority of thyroid disease is autoimmune triggered, it makes…

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Hypothyroidism and the Flu Shot

It’s fall and that means flu shot season, but if you havehypothyroidism, is getting a flu shot your smartest choice? Yes, I know; everyone tells you to get a flu shot:your insurance company sends youreminders, your employer encourages you to a flu shot and your health care provider also advises you to get your flu…

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Hashimotos Thryroiditis: What You Need To Know

Most of us know someone who has been diagnosed with thyroid disease. Since Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis is the most common of the thyroid diseases, the Austin Diagnostic Clinic has published the basicinformation you need to knowabout the disease. Hashimotos thyroiditis (also called autoimmune orchronic lymphocytic thyroiditis) is the most commonthyroid disease in the United States. It…

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The Gluten Thyroid Connection

It seems everyone is talking about going gluten free. Most of us have heard about those with Celiac disease going gluten free to healtheir digestive system, but did you know that going gluten free could also heal your thyroid? Louise OConnor, Australian Naturopath + Wellness Coach will explain.   The Gluten Thyroid Connection: Could…

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Conventional Medicine + Autoimmune Diseases= All Wrong

Issue #198 April 28, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today, Amy Myers, M.D. will explainwhy conventional medicine has so much trouble diagnosingautoimmune diseases.Many hypothyroid individuals also have a thyroid autoimmune disease but most don’t know it. Dr. Myers will clear the confusion. Enjoy! Corri How Conventional MedicineGot Autoimmune Diseases All Wrong I believe conventional medicine has…

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