This is the second post in a series on women and Hashimoto's thyroid disease. Start with the first post. A Functional Medicine approach: find the triggers In Functional Medicine we treat the person rather than the disease. We look for antecedents, ... Read More
Thyroid & Adrenal Health
These topics have a lot to do with your energy and metabolism. Learn about hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroid autoimmunity, stress hormones, and "adrenal fatigue" – which is accurately known as HPA dysfunction.
This post is on Hashimoto's thyroiditis, an autoimmune disease, and the most common form of hypothyroidism in the United States in people over age 6. We have come a long way in understanding and diagnosing Hashimoto's disease. As a result, there's a ... Read More
This is the third post on women and hypothyroidism. If you like, start with the first post. Hopefully you read the last post on Nutrition for your Thyroid. This is Step One, for all types of hypothyroidism. Thyroid hormone conversion ... Read More
Related post: Why All Women Should Take the Dutch Hormone Test Since the DUTCH (Dried Urine Test for Comprehensives) technology came out, I've ordered many of these tests, including for myself. I recently retested my own Dutch from last year, and ... Read More
This is the second post in a two-part series about sleep apnea in women. Read the first post. Diagnosing sleep apnea Traditionally, you do a sleep study at a clinic in order to diagnose apnea. However, a home device called AccuSom® is now ... Read More