Thyroid: What is a Thyroid Storm?

Anyone experiencing the symptoms should know that this is a life-threatening emergency.

A Thyroid Storm is sudden extreme over activity of the thyroid gland. All body functions are accelerated to dangerously high levels. Severe strain on the heart can lead to a life-threatening irregular heartbeat, extremely fast pulse, and shock. Thyroid storm may also . . . → Read More: Thyroid: What is a Thyroid Storm?

Dr. John C. Lowe Passed Away. Leading Expert on Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia

Dr. John C. Lowe, who suddenly died on January 9, 2012, due to complications following a head injury, was a leading expert on the natural treatments for thyroid disease.

TREATMENTS FOR LINK BETWEEN FIBROMYALGIA AND THYROID

He was first to introduce a simple but very effective treatment for fibromyalgia by using T3 thyroid . . . → Read More: Dr. John C. Lowe Passed Away. Leading Expert on Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia

Holiday Season, Stress and Thyroid Health Diet

Holidays bring family, friends, fun, festivals and food together for many occasions. It’s easy to slip and slide and eat lots of traditional goodies that aren’t the best for us.

Add a couple cups of stress to the recipe – arguments, disappointments, etc.  – and for some, it’s easy to use food to . . . → Read More: Holiday Season, Stress and Thyroid Health Diet

Thyroid Depression and Blues Busters – Naturally Brain Chemistry Healers

It’s so widespread that doctors and researchers have dubbed depression “the common cold of mental illness.” Yet in spite of its frequent manifestation, few good treatments have emerged.

DEPRESSION. THE BLUES. THEY’RE ALL IN YOUR HEAD!

“Simply put, most people who are depressed have something wrong with their brain chemistry,” says William . . . → Read More: Thyroid Depression and Blues Busters – Naturally Brain Chemistry Healers

Thyroid Health and the Impact of Stress

 

Thyroid health is undiagnosed and misdiagnosed 99% of the time by regular health care practitioners. But one miss­ing link in helping people with their thy­roid health is understanding the impact of stress.

Stress affects thy­roid func­tion in a vari­ety of ways, from appro­pri­ate sig­nal­ing and hor­mone bind­ing, to actual T3 . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health and the Impact of Stress

Thyroid Health: Using Vitamins D and D3 To Help Rebuild Your Health

Teresa from Germany asked:

I’m amazed about your succesful diet – congratulations! It wasn`t clear for me, if you took Vitamin D only from food or did you use supplements of Vitamin D. If so, I would like to know which brand you used and how much you took dialy.

What I find . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health: Using Vitamins D and D3 To Help Rebuild Your Health

Thyroid Health: Medication vs Diet

Thyroid health is a balance of several lifestyle issues, including the right medication and diet.

I received this email today regarding medication vs. diet, how much each helps.

Dear Kim, is it possible to improve or clear Thyroid Antibodies with diet alone?  I am allergic to all forms of thyroid med. (Synthroid, Levothyroxine and . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health: Medication vs Diet

Rocky Mountain Olive Oil Company Is Awesome!

Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar go hand in hand for more than just salad dressings. In fact, Olive oil is great for lots of things, including restoring the shine on your shoes, help with a stuck zipper on a bag or clothing, and getting the squeak out of your hinges! You can keep your garden scissors from . . . → Read More: Rocky Mountain Olive Oil Company Is Awesome!

Thyroid Health – The Secret To Losing Weight

I want to tell you the secret to losing weight. Ready? Just sleep on it!

Weight gain and difficulty losing weight is a big issue with hypothyroidism. So is not being able to sleep. It’s a vicious circle. So,  if you want an extra boost to lose weight, experts say you need . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health – The Secret To Losing Weight

Take Charge Of Your Health, Be A Proactive Patient

Doctors are not gods. If this is a surprise to you, then you may not be in charge of your health care, leaving it all up to “them.”

In this day in age there are multiple “healthcare practitioners” with varied specialties, expertise and educational backgrounds to help you figure out what your real . . . → Read More: Take Charge Of Your Health, Be A Proactive Patient