Getting the right diagnosis is key to feeling better this season and beyond.
Are Dr. Drew's "concerns" about Hillary's health politically motivated?
This should be the scary icing on the morbidly uncomfortable cake that is hyperthyroidism, proving beyond a doubt that when it comes to thyroid hormone (as with so many things - even cake), too much is definitely not a good thing.
In diagnosing thyroid conditions, the reference range is the determining factor that delineates a healthy person from one requiring intervention and medication. Sadly, there are flaws with this system that often lead to people being missed and bypassed for needed treatment.
There are many possibilities that would explain why you are hitting a plateau, and each one can be overcome. You just have to narrow it down to a reason, solve the issue, and keep pushing on.
Our struggles, our challenges, our trials and our triumphs. A personal favorite quote of mine is "From stressed to blessed
Yoga has been shown to decrease oxidative stress, which signals an imbalance in free radicals and is linked to disease. It
Most of us has hit our peak time of exhaustion by late afternoon. It's a roller coaster ride of craziness. You have so much
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You can definitely start to make a difference in your overall health by adding mushrooms to your diet.
2. Guggul: This Ayurvedic herb has been studied for decades for its pro-thyroid properties. It enhances enzymatic activity
The reality is, when diagnosed and properly treated, hypothyroidism poses no impediments to living a healthy, energetic, productive
If you think you may be one of the several millions with undiagnosed thyroid disease, it is important you follow up and get it checked out. Leaving hypothyroidism untreated isn't just about tipping the scales the wrong direction, but also about your long-term health and well-being.
Fertility specialists have long noticed a relationship between thyroid disorders and reproductive health issues including
Many are told they are just perimenopausal and should start supplementing estrogen. Things aren't always cut and dry, however, and simply prescribing estrogen replacement without a deep exploration into the patient's metabolism and chemistry doesn't work.
Perchlorate Perchlorate is both a naturally occurring and man-made chemical used in the production of rocket fuel, missiles
I spent at least an hour every day searching online for what could be causing this. There were countless stories of women losing a lot of hair after having their babies, but nothing about losing it during pregnancy. Not even in Yahoo! Answers, for crap's sake.
We praise and, in fact, incentivize preventative care for children, adults and our seniors, such as the annual visit to a GP for a "physical." Why not do the same for efforts to keep the brain healthy? We also need to start talking openly about mental health the way we talk about other health issues. Join the conversation.
Which comes first -- stress or failure? We need more research to know for sure, but if you have been feeling "stuck" in your personal and/or professional life, and you just can't seem to pivot to the next phase, talk to your doctor about these tests. They just might uncover the reason.