"Thyroid disease is more common than diabetes or heart disease."

~ American College of Endocrinology

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More than 30,000,000 people in the US and 200 million worldwide have a Thyroid Disorder Most affected are women. Some estimates are over 50 million in US and over 200 million worldwide, and growing.

Estimates vary widely as most patients are misdiagnosed or undiagnosed because doctors don't know what they are looking for.

Thyroid disease is also an autoimmune disease. This means that over 27 million people have one or more of the over 105 known autoimmune diseases.

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Thyroid Health – Study Shows Low Vitamin D Common In Hypothyroidism

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis  is the most common type of low thyroid hormone disorder and is considered an autoimmune disorder.


A study by researchers in Istanbul, Turkey, found that vitamin D deficiency was present in 92 percent of patients with HT, but only in 63 percent of people without the disease.

People with subclinical hypothyroidism or overt thyroid disease were even more likely to be deficient in vitamin D.


Make sure to talk to your thyroid trained practitioner about this. Get the correct lab tests and supplement to get your D back up!

Note: Just taking over the counter vitamin D may not do the trick. You may need higher doses and higher quality D that your practitioner can provide. See this option.


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