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Gut bacteria can promote insulin resistance and slow metabolism

Among the many factors that can promote insulin resistance, weight gain and even obesity, abnormal bacterial growth in the gut is clearly a very common [...]

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Why is selenium so important for the health of your thyroid, your immune system, and for optimal metabolism

Selenium, which is a metalloid, is involved in many crucial functions that take place in the body. It is found in trace amounts in the [...]

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Psoriasis, hashimoto’s thyroiditis, and increased risk for metabolic syndrome

An interesting connection exists between psoriasis, an autoimmune skin condition, and the occurrence of weight gain and metabolic syndrome. Psoriasis affects roughly 1-3% of the [...]

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Taking Melatonin if you have metabolic syndrome

Melatonin is a hormone produced by the pineal gland that also has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. The release of melatonin follows a circadian pattern, meaning [...]

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Ways to support your immune system naturally

While suffering from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis or Graves’ Disease, your immune system mistakes molecules in your thyroid gland as foreign, and subsequently, attacks them. This attacks [...]

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