Hashimoto’s Treatment…….What You Need to Know

Hashimoto’s is a largely an under diagnosed condition affecting more women then men.  It can leave you feeling not like yourself.  You may notice weight gain, mood swings, hair loss, dry skin, constipation, menstrual irregularity, fluid retention, significant fatigue and more.  Many who suffer from this autoimmune condition are frustrated as they don’t feel they are getting the answers they need to not only diagnose this condition, by also to treat Hashimoto’s and Hypothyroidism. If you suspect you have Hashimoto’s, be sure to watch my video, “Hashimoto’s-What Causes It and How to Test for It.  This is a great place to start to learn about some of the presenting features,… Read More

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Hypothyroid Symptoms, Testing….What You Need to Know

Do you have hypothyroid disease or suspect you do? This is video two in my 3-part series on Hashimoto’s and Hypothyroidism.  If you missed video one, you can watch it by clicking here.  In this video I will discuss some of the symptoms associated with hypothyroidism and what test you may want to discuss ordering with your primary care provider.  The information I am going to share with you is for information and educational purposes only and is not a replacement for seeking appropriate medical care. Please keep in mind that there are other possible causes for your symptoms that can present very much like symptoms for a thyroid condition. … Read More

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Hashimito’s-What Causes It & How To Test For It

Do you suffer from an autoimmune condition known as Hashimoto’s?  Maybe you are just wondering if you have the condition and have not been diagnosed.  It is always important to discuss your concerns with your primary health care provider.  The information I will share with you in these 3-part video series on Hashimoto’s and Hypothyroidism is for information and educational purposes only.  In video two I will talk about symptoms of Hashimoto’s and Hypothyroid and in video three discuss possible treatment approaches. If you would like to work with me further, schedule a consultation by clicking here.  

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Leaky Gut Health Risks & 5 Steps to Repairing Your Gut

Last week  I shared with you what leaky gut is and provided you with a short video on the subject.  If you have not had a chance to watch that, do so now. Simply click here to watch. This week I want to talk about the symptoms and conditions that can result from having a leaky gut and also give you 5 steps you can take to start repairing your gut. Leaky gut often presents as a digestive problem, but not always. Common symptoms include bloating, cramps and food sensitivities.  Now, just because you have gas doesn’t mean you have leaky gut.  You may not be able to handle certain types of foods.  However,… Read More

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Is Your Thyroid The Reason Why You Feel Bad?

There’s something I need to share with you.  As a nurse practitioner, I can’t tell you how many times I have seen patients that know there is something wrong with them, have seen many doctors to only be told their is nothing wrong with them.  Is your thyroid the reason why you feel bad? If you’re going through each and every day feeling like you won’t be able to take another step or wondering if you’ll have enough energy to make it through the day, you could be suffering from a thyroid condition.   Before you say, “wait, no way!” let’s look at some hard truths.   Approximately 30% of… Read More

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