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The Gut and How Thyroid Controls Digestion

The Gut and How Thyroid Controls Digestion

The thyroid, found in the throat, is a gland which produces hormones that keep the body’s engine going optimally. Too much or too little thyroid produced hormones affect every aspect of daily life. If your thyroid is out of sync with your other organs symptoms and the extenuating consequences change everything. Your gut health is…

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Understanding the Connection: How the Thyroid Controls Cholesterol

Understanding the Connection: How the Thyroid Controls Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a fatty substance excreted by the liver into the digestive tract. A portion is then reabsorbed by the small bowel back into the bloodstream. Cholesterol production maintains membranes which protect cells. Cholesterol is also a precursor for the synthesis of hormones and bile acids. Cholesterol, a lipid molecule, is naturally occurring and includes…

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Hashimoto’s Disease: How thyroid controls Hormone imbalances

Hashimoto's Disease: How thyroid controls Hormone imbalances

Hashimoto’s Thyroid Disease is the most prevalent thyroid condition in the United States. It also accounts for the majority of hypothyroidism. It affects more women than men but does not discriminate when genetics, environmental and medical conditions lead to Hashimoto’s. How thyroid controls hormone imbalances is essential in understanding Hashimoto’s and the auto-immune association. Learn…

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Supplements: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Supplements: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Janet: Welcome to this week’s edition of the Doctor’s Nutrition Show. I’m Janet Lewis. Dr. Lewis: I’m Dr. Lewis. Janet: We are Doctor’s Nutrition of Texas, located in Longview, Texas, but able to assist you with your health needs across the United States. Our website is acutabovenaturals.com. Please go visit us on there and there…

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