Iodine and your thyroid

…What about problems patients have reported with iodine use? Some patients have reported an aggravation of their Hashimotos symptoms after using iodine.  In fact, some European and Asian countries have an explosion of Hashimoto’s cases due to immense iodine supplementation in food. On the other side the coin, certain studies and intelligent analysis report that autoimmune problems associated with iodine use actually are the result of low se…

Hypothyroidism vs. Hashimoto’s: what’s different and what’s similar!

…hormone TRH, which in turn tells the pituitary to release the TSH–the latter which messages the thyroid. Hashimoto’s Disease Hashimoto’s (also called Hashi’s) is an autoimmune problem, meaning your gland is being attacked by your own confused immune system. Either the protein in your thyroid called “thyroglobulin” is being attacked, or the thyroid enzyme “peroxidase” is being attacked. Both can re…

Question 3 – Responses

…ent I needed to be well 38. Give me my Armour Thyroid and stop trying to change it 39. Figuring out that some of Hashimoto’s symptoms could actually be caused by Lyme (thankfully, discovered by my current doctor, who is a keeper). 40. the lack of attention to my continuous and growing pains all over my body, diagnosed as fibromyalgia. 41. Understanding the link with nutritional deficiency 42. Testing me for Hashimoto’s right away inst…

Hashimotos – The Autoimmune Thyroid Attack

…tains good information. Order the revised STTM book below–it’s worth it.) Did you get a diagnosis of Hashimoto’s Disease, or someone has just suggested you might have it?? It’s a very common form of thyroid disease, and can also be called Hashi’s or Thyroiditis. See here for a more thorough explanation of thyroiditis. WHAT IS HASHIMOTOS? According to most information, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis is an autoimmune th…

Thyroid and mental health articles

…ne the patient was free of psychiatric and somatic symptoms within 3 months. Depressive and Anxiety Disorders in Hashimoto’s Study seems to confirm that risk for depressive disorders in subjects with thyroiditis is independent of the thyroid function detected by routine tests and indicates that not only mood but also anxiety disorders may be associated with Hashimoto disease. Psychiatric symptoms in endocrine diseases. Psychiatric symptoms seco…