Posts Tagged ‘low thyroid’

Losing Weight with Thyroid Disease: Why It’s So Difficult

Losing Weight with Thyroid Disease: Why It's So Difficult

Losing weight with thyroid disease is next to impossible.  A recent study of Biggest Loser participants showed that metabolism decreases during weight loss and persists for six years. A study by Dr. Kevin Hall and his colleagues is getting a lot of attention for their work on metabolism in weight loss attempts in recent years.…

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Low Thyroid Function Affects Your Reproductive Health

Low Thyroid Function Effects Reproductive Health

Low thyroid function can have a negative affect on reproductive health, medical experts here said on Monday. According to them, Hypothyroidism — when the thyroid gland doesn’t produce enough thyroid hormone — is more common a cause for infertility and miscarriage in women than most of them realize. ‘Thyroid disorders are very common during pregnancy.…

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Low Thyroid or Menopause: Is It One or Both?

Low Thyroid

As women, we deal with having periods, childbirth, perimenopause and several other life events that can have a major effect on our hormones. Then, as we get older, we face menopause… or is it just menopause? Even with the increase in thyroid disease diagnosis, many women are still not being diagnosed with low thyroid function due…

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Boost Your Low Thyroid

Low thyroid function is in the news alot. Many people, mostly women suffer from this problem; so what is causing our thyroids to slow down and what can you do to correct your thyroid if you are one of the miiiions who are at risk. by Mark Hyman, MD LOW THYROID FUNCTION was the topic of…

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Most Common Low Thyroid Symptoms Seen in Women

  Issue #242  October 2, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today, we are talking about the times in our lives as women we should be extra diligent in monitoring our thyroid hormones. Our thyroids play an vital role in our health and well being, so improving your thyroid health will improve your overall health particularly during times of hormonal…

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Low Thyroid+Broccoli=Trouble

Issue #200  May 5, 2014 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today,  Louise O’Connor is going to change how you think about broccoli. We have all been hearing about how we should be eating more vegetables, but there are certain ones you need to avoid or limit if you have thyroid issues. Enjoy! Corri Why cruciferous vegetables should be strictly avoided when you…

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Is Your Thyroid Health Affecting Your Mood?

Issue # 106 June 6, 2013 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today we are going to discuss how thyroid disease affects your mood. I have struggled with depression from my hypothyroidism. Many of the feelings that Louise O’Connor explains in her article I have dealt with, so I am happy to know I am not losing my…

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Hypothyroidism Reaching Epidemic Proportions

Issue # 105 June 3, 2013 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. Today we have an article by Barbara Minton. She will share with us once again how our thyroids affect every aspect of our lives. For those of you who suffer from hypothyroidism, you will be able to relate to the symptoms. I personally have experienced standing…

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Thyroid & Iodine..What You Should Know-Part 1

Issue #89 April 8, 2013 Welcome to KnowYourThyroid. I hope everyone is doing well. Today, in Part One of a two part series, Ruchi Mathur, M.D. is going to clear up some myths about why we need iodine, how iodine is used by our thyroid, and how much iodine is needed by our body. Enjoy!…

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