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Leaky Gut Causes Thyroid AutoImmune Disease

Did you know that endocrine issues like hypo and hyper thyroid problems and adrenal insufficiency (click for symptoms) can actually be autoimmune related? Did you know that many people with thyroid and adrenal problems don’t realize they have them? Sometimes...

Adrenal Stress…Trust me.. I Know What I’m Talking About.

When I talk about adrenal stress…Trust me…After what I’ve been through I’m an expert. For those of you that know me, you know what I’m talking about. Even before 6 weeks ago when my husband died and 10 days later I was packed up and moved...

Could You Have Pyroluria and Not Know It?

What is Pyroluria? Orthomolecular medicine/psychiatry recognize this as a genetic metabolic condition. A high percentage of people with autism, alcoholism, schizophrenia, ADD and depression may have pyroluria’s at the root cause of these conditions, making them...

Stress & the Adrenal Glands-A VERY Common Problem

We were at a seminar a while back and the doctor teaching said, “Whenever you see a thyroid patient, always check adrenals and bowel as one of the underlying causes.”

He went on to say that when the adrenals are over-stimulated, the body will try to compensate via the hypothalamus-pituitary axis and ultimately affects the thyroid. In other words, it’s like the brakes are being applied to the thyroid. That’s why some patients are given thyroid medication or supplementation and feel great for a few months or even years but ultimately will return to their prior hypothyroid status.

Is Pituitary Dysfunction Behind Your Thyroid/Adrenal Issues?

A great deal of the thyroid hypofunction that occurs, according to studies tracking blood chemistries, have their locus in the anterior pituitary or adrenal glands. Many times patients display symptoms of cold hands and feet and obesity among other symptoms. Upon...