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Are You At Risk of Iodine Deficiency?

Are You At Risk of Iodine Deficiency?

Are you at risk of iodine deficiency? Many women who are concerned about their health have heard about iodine. However, many times we are told that iodine deficiency is a third world issue. You don’t have to be concerned if you live in the United States. The article I am sharing with you was written…

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Is Dairy Linked To Nasal Congestion?

Is Dairy Linked To Nasal Congestion?

Is dairy linked to nasal congestion? If you are like many people, including myself, you wouldn’t think so. However, the following article from the People’s Pharmacy explains the link between dairy consumption and nasal congestion. I will also share that in August of this year when we were on vacation, we decided to stop drinking…

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Is Lupus A Risk You May Be Facing

Lupus

Is lupus a risk you are facing? If you have an autoimmune disease you have a increased risk for developing another autoimmune disease including lupus. Yes, I know. Not the best news for those of us who already have an autoimmune disease. However, there are a few warning signs you can watch for so you…

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Ovulation Spotting- Should You Be Worried

Ovulation Spotting- Should You Be Worried

Ovulation spotting or bleeding is a condition many are familiar with but do you know if you should be concerned? First of all, what is it? Basically, it’s when you have vaginal bleeding in the middle of your cycle, when you shouldn’t be spotting. For the most part, ovulation spotting shouldn’t be a concern, however…

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Spotting Before Your Period-Is It Your Thyroid

Spotting

Spotting before your period can be annoying, however most of the time it is nothing to worry about. However, with that being said, there are a few health conditions that cause spotting that need your attention. Most often spotting is caused by hormones, usually not enough progesterone, during your cycle. But, what if it’s not…

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The Water Crisis on Our Military Bases

The Water Crisis on Our Military Bases

The water crisis on our military bases was addressed this week in Washington. Military families are reporting birth defects, Stage IV cancer and thyroid disease due to the contaminated water at the bases.The hearing Wednesday was the first for the sub-panel under new leadership, and a reminder that the widespread concerns of per- and polyfluoroalkyl,…

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Thyroid Nodules: What You Need to Know

Thyroid Nodules: What You Need to Know

Thyroid nodules and the problems they cause are written about every week. However, when I ran across this article about thyroid nodules, I realized I know very little about them. Since they are fairly common, I am sharing this article by Tolu Ajiboye, who explains the symptoms, causes, how they are diagnosed and what the…

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Controlling Your Stress Improves Thyroid Health

Controlling Your Stress Improves Thyroid Health

Controlling your stress is a huge challenge if you have thyroid disease. As many of us know, if your stress levels are high your health is going to suffer. Many who suffer with Hashimoto’s will state that stress makes their symptoms worse and that managing the stress is a key component to keeping their disease…

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