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80% of people with thyroid conditions are women…but why?

One of the most perplexing questions about autoimmune thyroid disease addresses this frequency of disorders among women. Patients with autoimmune thyroid disease are five to [...]

By |November 14th, 2019|Categories: Hashimoto's and Graves Disease, Hypo and Hyperthyroidism|Tags: |Comments Off on 80% of people with thyroid conditions are women…but why?

If you have hashimoto’s thyroiditis, beware of lactose intolerance

Patients suffering from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis have two reasons why they may avoid consuming dairy products. The first reason is that Hashimoto’s thyroiditis patients are more [...]

By |September 17th, 2019|Categories: Hashimoto's and Graves Disease, Thyroid Disease|Tags: |Comments Off on If you have hashimoto’s thyroiditis, beware of lactose intolerance

Why low vitamin d can make the immune system attack your thyroid

Vitamin D was thought, years ago, to be important just for the health and metabolism of bones. In recent years, it has been established that [...]

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You may develop Graves’ disease in the future if you have Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

The two main forms of autoimmune thyroid disease are Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and Graves’ disease. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is a chronic inflammation of the thyroid gland that [...]

By |July 19th, 2019|Categories: Hashimoto's and Graves Disease, Hypo and Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid Disease|Tags: |Comments Off on You may develop Graves’ disease in the future if you have Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

The vitiligo thyroid connection

Vitiligo is a skin condition characterized by a loss of pigment in some areas of the skin. It can be limited to a certain area [...]

By |July 19th, 2019|Categories: Hashimoto's and Graves Disease, Hypo and Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid Disease, Uncategorized|Tags: , |Comments Off on The vitiligo thyroid connection