The Most Frequently Discussed Topics and Controversial Issues
Can you 'Cure' a Thyroid Condition?
Can you 'cure' a thyroid condition? Answer: yes and no - It all depends on your definition of 'cure'. A patient's greatest desire is to be given the keys to restore them back to full health - THYROIDMATTERSAUSTRALIA.COM Robyn Koumourou 2021
TSH Alone is Inadequate
'What your TSH cannot tell you about your Thyroid' - OUTSMARTDISEASE
While TSH has been the golden standard test for thyroid function for decades, it is also one of the most passionately debated.
One Size Does Not Fit All
'3 Steps to Choosing the Right Thyroid Hormones' - CHRIS KRESSER
As much as some practitioners would like to make us believe, there is simply no “one size fits all” approach to thyroid hormone replacement.
Are You Overmedicated?
'Thyroid Patients: Are You Overmedicated? - HEALTHCENTRAL.COM
How do you end up getting overmedicated and what are the signs, symptoms, and treatment for overmedication?
- Mary Shomon
Depression, Anxiety and Thyroid Disease
Depression and anxiety are common psychological disorders affecting the general population, but the prevalence of these conditions increases in those suffering with chronic diseases, and thyroid disease is no exception.
- THYROIDMATTERSAUSTRALIA.COM Robyn Koumourou 2021
Fibromyalgia could stem from Autoimmunity
'Many symptoms of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) are caused by antibodies that increase the activity of pain-sensing nerves, according to UK and European research.
New Formulations of Thyroxine
'Newer formulations use liquid L-T4 (LT4-liq) or gel cap L-T4 (LT4-gelcap) may be indicated for select patients who require frequent dosage adjustment or those with reduced gastric acidity or concomitant medications that interfere with L-T4 absorption.'
- Thyretain, Clinical Thyroidology - AMERICAN THYROID ASSOCIATION
Thyroid, Neck & Spine Issues
'Thyroid Disease And Your Cervical Vertebra C7' - HYPOTHYROIDMOM
Did you know that thyroid disease may be connected to your cervical spine, your C7 vertebra specifically?
An Integrative GP's Blog
Modern medicine has missed the mark. "Why are so many of us sick these days? Why is chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, ADHD, autism, auto immune disease, cardiovascular disease among the top diagnoses of the century?"
Secrets About Gut Health
Have you or a loved one ever experienced a chronic gut health problem or received a diagnosis like celiac disease, leaky gut, IBS, colitis, SIBO, gastritis, or candida? - Anthony William, MEDICAL MEDIUM
Soy - Not 'So Good'
Touted as a miracle food in 90’s, the hype around soy products is still alive and well. Find out how this “health” food may be doing more harm than good. - HOLISTICSQUID.COM
9 Thyroid Damaging Products
'9 Ordinary Household Items that are Destroying your Thyroid'
"Whether they're synthetic or natural in nature, toxins are a piece of the complex thyroid puzzle"
- Leif Grunseth - ORGANICHEALTH.COM
Coeliac & Thyroid Disease Connection
'Two of a Kind — Research Connects Celiac and Thyroid Diseases and Suggests a Gluten-Free Diet Benefits Both'. There is a particularly strong connection between celiac disease and autoimmune thyroid disease (ATD), which includes Hashimoto’s and Graves’ diseases. Todaysdietitian.com
Herbs: Are they an Option?
Are herbs a natural and safe alternative for treating thyroid disorders?
Can herbal supplements improve thyroid function and treatment outcomes? What are the potential benefits and side effects?
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