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Managing Thyroid-Related Weight Gain: 5 Steps to Gaining Control

Thyroid complications are more common than many think. The American Thyroid Association reports that up to 60% of thyroid disease sufferers are completely unaware of their condition or the necessary treatment. Hypothyroidism, or an underactive thyroid, is one of the most common weight-related conditions. This disease wreaks havoc on the body’s metabolism and often results…

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Are You Digesting Your Food Properly? Little-Known Facts About How Thyroid Controls Digestion

In this post, you’ll learn about: What the thyroid gland is and why it affects so many of the systems in your body. How the thyroid contributes to the proper regulation of your digestive system. What symptoms you can expect when something goes wrong. What to do about it and how to learn more. Did…

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Thyroid Hormones Reduce Serum Cholesterol Levels

The effect of thyroid status on serum cholesterol levels has been known since the ’30s. The publication of Ancel Keys’ cardiovascular lipid hypothesis in the ’50s marked a turning point in how scientists and clinicians view cholesterol. The association between cardiovascular disease and hypothyroidism increased the urgency of cholesterol research and led to thousands of…

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Reducing Inflammation with Dr.Carri from the Functional Medicine Radio Show

How do you reduce inflammation? Listen to this weeks episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, where we are Dr. Carri’s special guests and we talk about inflammation and how to stop it! Main Questions Asked: What is inflammation? Where do cytokines come from? How does someone spot food that is non-GMO? What are some other ways for…

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