How Gut Health Affects Thyroid Autoimmune Disorders

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How Gut Health Affects Thyroid Autoimmune Disorders Hippocrates once said, “All disease starts in the gut,” and as clinical evidence pours in it confirms this is often very true. Many people are not aware of the connection between the health of the gut and their immune system. A 2009 article published Seminars in Immunology estimates “around 80% of all IgA-antibody-secreting…

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Can You Treat Thyroid Disorders naturally?

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Can You Treat Thyroid Disorders Naturally? Thyroid disorders often negatively impact a patient’s quality of life. They can affect a patient’s energy level, mood, weight, digestive system, libido, sleep cycle, and more. Besides that, conventional treatment protocols often include prolonged use of synthetic medications or even surgery, in certain cases. It’s not surprising many patients with thyroid disorders look for…

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Thyroid and iodine good or bad?

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Iodine and thyroid treatment can be very controversial, there are some professionals that say iodine can be bad and that giving a thyroid patient iodine is like putting gas on a fire. The problem with this is that this can be true for some patients but not all and it can depend on many factors. the type of iodine can…

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Thyroid nodules can they be reversed?

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Thyroid nodules can they be reversed? The answer is yes. When we have nodules on the thyroid they can be a sign that the thyroid is under stress and if left uncared for the thyroid can develop tumors or even cancer. Functional medicine is a system of resorting function to the body not just treating symptoms. if you have thyroid…

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No more Twinkies !! Mixed feelings.

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I just read that Hostess is closing down. As a kid I loved Twinkies and Ho Ho’s and do not forget wonder bread, so there is a powerful nostalgia built into me. As an adult with children and a doctor with chronically ill patients I see the harm that these products cause our population. The important point that came to…

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More than weight loss

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I do a lot of weight loss classes and we get a great turnout. I love helping people lose weight but more than that I love helping people get healthy. As you can see from this latest video that these ladies were on multiple drugs for each of the conditions they are talking about and non of the medications was…

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