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Thyroid Nutrients

8 most common nutrients associated with thyroid function

By Thyroid

Thyroid function is dependent on a multitude of metabolic feedback signals. If you are deficient in basic nutrients this can cause your system to become imbalanced. Many different nutrient imbalances can contribute to poor thyroid function and having a qualified Functional medicine practitioner work you up is the key. This paper will outline the 8 most common nutrients associated with…

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Treatment and New Hope

By Digestion and Digestive Disorders

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder in which abdominal pain is associated with a range of symptoms. Typically, these include intermittent abdominal pain accompanied by diarrhea, constipation, or alternating episodes of both. Other symptoms may also be present. IBS affects between 25 and 45 million people in the United States. About 2 in 3 IBS sufferers are female. About…

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THYROID HORMONES AND ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR THYROID CONDITIONS Part 2

By Thyroid

In the first article we discussed how the thyroid works,  the common symptoms of thyroid dysfunction and two thyroid conditions that are actually autoimmune problems not thyroid problems. In this next part we will go into cover understanding thyroid panels and The influence of thyroid hormones on physiology and metabolic function This is EXACTLY why your thyroid NEEDS to function…

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Iodine and Thyroid Health | Total Health Center VB

Iodine and Thyroid Health

By Thyroid
Using iodine to treat Hashimoto’s and Graves’ disease is a highly debatable topic. This article explores differing opinions and clears up many of the misconceptions associated with this treatment. What...
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