Thyroid Symptoms

Post Natal Depression or Is It Your Thyroid

Post Natal Depression or Is It Your Thyroid

Post natal depression affects many women and many times it is diagnosed as depression and anxiety. However, sometimes it is your thyroid that is causing the upset. For some women, they are at home settling into  life with their new baby and then the post natal issues start showing up. This disease starts showing up…

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Your Thyroid Health Determines Your Pregnancy Health

Your Thyroid Health Determines Your Pregnancy Health

Your thyroid health has a direct relationship with your pregnancy health. If your thyroid is not functioning normally before and during your pregnancy, you take a chance that your baby will not develop properly. I ran across this article on an Ukrainian website with magictr as the author. They do a good job of explaining…

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BPA And Cash Register Receipts

BPA And Cash Register Receipts

BPA and cash register receipts may be causing more health problems than you realize! Countries in Europe and Canada have banned the use of this chemical in baby bottles and in 2011, France banned the use of BPA in any food or beverage packaging. However, the FDA has decided the ban was not necessary here…

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Always Cold-Check Your Thyroid

Always Cold

Are you always cold? Do you have several layers of clothing on when everyone else has on t-shirts and tank tops? The good news is that there are a few things you can do to ease that cold all the time feeling! First of all, if you are hypothyroid, you more than likely are cold,…

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Hormone Imbalances: Does It Matter When You Are 20

Hormone Imbalances: Does It Matter When You Are 20

Hormone imbalances can be a problem at any age but what about if you are in your 20’s? Do you still need to worry?  According to  New York City–based holistic ob-gyn Eden Fromberg, D.O., “in today’s modern world, with hormone balance becoming increasingly compromised by environmental factors such as extreme stress, exposure to harmful chemicals, and…

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Can Essential Oils Ease Hypothyroid Symptoms

Can Essential Oils Ease Hypothyroid Symptoms

Essential oils are all the rage right now. Everywhere you turn there are ads from these oils offering you relief from the wide range of symptoms that come with hypothyroidism. But , do these oils really help ease any of those symptoms? I can tell you from experience that lemongrass is very soothing for dry…

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Is Unexplained Weight Loss A Problem

Is Unexplained Weight Loss A Problem

Unexplained weight loss can be a happy thing, unless you find out the reason is a health problem. Most of us have a few pounds we could lose, but of if you are looking at weight loss of more than 5% this could be pointing to a health problem. Now, no offense, but if I…

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Stress and Weight Loss

Stress and Weight Loss

Stress and weight loss are two topics always in the news. Why is it we struggle so much with these two issues? We stress over gaining weight, we stress over losing weight, so where does it end? Then, add in the stress of a certain party, or a class reunion or maybe a wedding and…

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Itchy Skin Can Drive You Crazy

Itchy Skin Can Drive You Crazy

Itchy skin can drive you crazy, but did you know that there are many reasons you may be suffering with that annoying itch that can be solved? While it’s possible that body itchiness—the medical term for it is pruritus—with no rash may be related to something super minor, like dry air in the winter or skipping…

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