Thyroid Health and Diet: Egg Yolks and Inflammation

When dealing with a thyroid condition, and other autoimmune diseases, you’ll find that foods that cause inflammation need to be side-stepped.

What is Inflammation?

Inflammation is the body’s first response to an injury or disease.  Inflammation informs you that you need to pay attention to an injured or diseased area so that you don’t continue to use it . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health and Diet: Egg Yolks and Inflammation

Thyroid Health and Diet: Egg Yolks and Iodine

 

Eggs are good for us! Unless, we have autoimmune diseases, and in this case, thyroid problems.

IODINE and the THYROID

Iodine is an essential element for our health, it enables the thyroid gland to produce thyroid hormones.

Three iodine molecules are added to make T3 (triiodothyronine), and four for T4 (thyroxine) — the two . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health and Diet: Egg Yolks and Iodine