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Overcoming Genetic Tendencies In Hyperthyroidism and Graves Disease

Overcoming Genetic Tendencies In Hyperthyroidism and Graves Disease

I'm sure that people with hyperthyroidism and Graves' Disease figure that the primary reason why they developed this condition is due to genetic factors. And while people who have a genetic marker for a hyperthyroid condition are of course more susceptible to developing the condition, this......[Read More]
Iodine for Hypothyroidism: Friend or Foe?

Iodine for Hypothyroidism: Friend or Foe?

If you have hypothyroidism, should you be taking or avoiding supplemental iodine? Facts and myths about this controversial topic revealed.........[Read More]
Keep Hydrated If You Have a Thyroid Problem

Keep Hydrated If You Have a Thyroid Problem

We all need to drink enough water to hydrate our bodies and to allow it to run efficiently. Here we talk about how it is even more important for people with a thyroid condition to drink enough water each day.......[Read More]
Why Do People Who Detox Quit Jobs and Start New Relationships?

Why Do People Who Detox Quit Jobs and Start New Relationships?

Detoxing is about a lot more than just a clean gut and liver. Learn how it can help you to clear your mind, release negative energy, learn to let go. Increase your energy, and have renewed gusto for life.......[Read More]
Thyroid Problems in Children - What Parents Need To Be Aware Of?

Thyroid Problems in Children - What Parents Need To Be Aware Of?

As a parent what do you need to be aware of about thyroid problems in children? The thyroid is a gland situated in the throat, and it has a butterfly shape. This gland is responsible for the secretion of certain thyroid hormones which regulate the production of energy and the metabolism. In children......[Read More]
Celiac and Endocrine Autoimmune Disorders in Children

Celiac and Endocrine Autoimmune Disorders in Children

Is the relationship between celiac disease and autoimmune diseases mediated by gluten exposure?......[Read More]
Signs and Symptoms of Devic's Disease

Signs and Symptoms of Devic's Disease

Devic's Disease affects the spinal cord and optic nerve.spine x-ray image by Julianna Olah from Fotolia.comDevic's Disease is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system that causes damage to the myelin sheaths around the nerves. Myelin sheaths are made of fat which insulates.........[Read More]
Underactive Thyroid - A Surprising and Effective Treatment

Underactive Thyroid - A Surprising and Effective Treatment

Do you know if you have an under-active thyroid? Have you been feeling depressed? Have you been moving slowly and lack motivation? Do you not have enough energy to get through your busy day? You may be surprised to learn you have a condition called hypothyroidism.......[Read More]
Natural Treatment For Under Active Thyroid - Could it Be Right For You?

Natural Treatment For Under Active Thyroid - Could it Be Right For You?

Experiencing underactive thyroid is one of the more common health conditions people are having today. Underactive thyroid treatment with natural supplements could counterbalance and in a lot of cases, better the functioning of the thyroid itself. Through treating with natural supplements, you'r......[Read More]
What Is Acute Cutaneous Lupus?

What Is Acute Cutaneous Lupus?

Skin conditions are a known part of what a person with lupus must regularly deal with. While lupus is known to affect the joints, kidneys, heart and lungs, more often than not, one of the clearest signs that a person has developed the disease is the way it affects the skin. These abnormal skin areas......[Read More]
Allergy to Titanium

Allergy to Titanium

Titanium is a chemical element in some candies and toothpastes. While rare, an allergic reaction to titanium is possible.......[Read More]
Increase Your Thyroid Function

Increase Your Thyroid Function

Millions struggle with sluggish thyroids function is weakened by stress, pollution, poor lifestyle, bad eating habits and host of activities.......[Read More]
Is Your Thyroid Making You Fat? Iodine Could Make All the Difference

Is Your Thyroid Making You Fat? Iodine Could Make All the Difference

If you feel that you have tried everything to lose weight unsuccessfully there are a few things that you should check. One of them is your thyroid.......[Read More]
Health Risks of Pigeon Droppings

Health Risks of Pigeon Droppings

Birds such as pigeons can cause potential health risks to humans. When a pigeon roosts, its feathers and droppings will accumulate. The droppings and debris can harbor disease-causing organisms that can become airborne and inhaled, resulting in illness. Even disturbing pigeon droppings by walking o......[Read More]
Looking Into Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery

Looking Into Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery

Minimally invasive parathyroid surgery is a surgical treatment option for people with problems concerning their parathyroid. There are numerous parathyroid conditions that would require surgical intervention, but before we go into that, let us first look into what the parathyroid is.......[Read More]
Natural Hyperthyroidism Treatment

Natural Hyperthyroidism Treatment

Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) is where the gland is producing excessive amounts of the two main thyroid hormones. The result is that many of the body's processes such as the heart rate speed up.......[Read More]
Make The Choice - Think Like Successful Women

Make The Choice - Think Like Successful Women

Many people tend to think that losing weight or getting in shape just takes exercise and dieting. It definitely takes those two things, but many forget that before exercise and dieting you must make a life changing choice. It is YOUR CHOICE. Being able to choose, to make a choice is a very powerful ......[Read More]
Are You Being Treated for Low Thyroid, But Still Cannot Lose Weight

Are You Being Treated for Low Thyroid, But Still Cannot Lose Weight

One of the most frustrating symptoms associated with low thyroid is weight gain. Although patients may have several symptoms associated with low thyroid, this is the one they often look most forward to resolving with treatment. Unfortunately a lot of patients who are currently receiving treatment fo......[Read More]
Lupus Rash

Lupus Rash

Illustration copyright 2002 by Nucleus Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.comLupus rash is red or purplish and mildly scaly, appearing on the face (butterfly or malar rash) and symmetrically on the arms, fingers, or legs. .........[Read More]
Thyroid Tests Don't Work

Thyroid Tests Don't Work

Half the population drags through life with thyroid problems, but doctors miss the diagnosis for most of them because medicine's exalted thyroid tests simply do not work. Of course, the preferred treatment doesn't, either, so any way they turn, patients are in a world of hurt.......[Read More]