Biotin: Great Hair, Skin, Nails, But

Biotin is a great supplement for hair, skin and nails, however there is a downside to taking this vitamin. Did you know that taking biotin can cause a risk of misdiagnosis of a heart attack, as well as hormone tests for thyroid issues. It seems that taking this vitamin is causing lab results to be skewed.…

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How to Reduce Your Chemical Exposure

How to Reduce Chemical Exposure

As we start the new year, there are a few of us who have vowed to reduce our chemical exposure. By that I am talking about the environmental chemicals we all are exposed to. Now, I know that those chemicals are everywhere and in everything, however, I am on a mission to reduce my exposure.…

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10 Reasons You Can’t Lose Weight

10 Reasons You Can't Lose Weight

Are you struggling with weight loss? Here’s 10 Reasons you can’t lose weight. It’s the new year and all anyone is talking about is how to lose weight! Yes, we have all heard the hype; start this diet, try this exercise routine, buy this meal service. But what about the people who have already been…

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Thyroid Symptoms: Is It All In Your Head?

Thyroid Symptoms: Is It All In Your Head?

Thyroid symptoms can be varied and blaring or they can be subtle and mildly annoying. But, there are a few symptoms that many who have thyroid disease mention. The first one I had and struggled with a lot was being cold. I was always freezing cold. It felt like the cold was deep in my…

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Heart Failure Linked to Thyroid Problems

Heart Failure Linked to Thyroid Problems

Heart failure is being linked to sub-clinical hypothyroidism and low T-3 thyroid hormones. But, if you need a thyroid hormone, what do they give you? They will only give you T-4. This comes with the explanation that your body will convert that T-4 hormone to T-3 hormone. Research suggests there are groups of people who…

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Women’s Fertility Affected By Mild-Low Thyroid

Women's Fertility Affected By Mild-Low Thyroid

Women’s fertility can be affected by many things and one of those things can have an influence on a women’s fertility, her health and the baby’s health and development. What one thing could possibly be that important to their health? It’s thyroid hormone!¬†Doctors have known for some time that women with low thyroid hormone levels…

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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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