How Your Gut Can be Impacting The Function of Your Thyroid

How Your Gut Can be Impacting The Function of Your ThyroidIt’s All About That… well the gut of course. And with that cheeky introduction we’re off to a good start and ready to dive into the topic of today’s blog post which is  “How Your …

Why Test Your Adrenals For Thyroid

Why Test Your Adrenals For Your Thyroid If you’ve followed me for a while, you know that I’m an avid advocate for using Functional Medicine as a means to providing safe, effective, lasting solutions to chronic illness and disease. However, I consider the educational aspects of …

Ten Most Common Blood Markers

Ten Most Common Blood MarkersWhat do we mean when we refer to the thyroid as complex? Most of you are already aware that the butterfly-shaped thyroid gland is vital in regulating various bodily functions and processes. However, the vast majority of us don’t really pay …

The Complexity of the Thyroid – What You Need to Know

The Complexity of the Thyroid – What You Need to Know What do we mean when we refer to the thyroid as complex? Most of you are already aware that the butterfly-shaped thyroid gland is vital in regulating various bodily functions and processes. However, the …

What’s the Difference: Hyperthyroidism & Hypothyroidism

What’s the Difference: Hyperthyroidism & Hypothyroidism?What’s the thyroid do anyway? Your thyroid gland has a significant role to play within the body – so don’t let its small size fool you. A normal thyroid is located below the larynx and is not typically seen or …

Hypothyroid Symptoms – What You Need to Know

What is Hypothyroidism?So what’s hypothyroidism, anyways? Your thyroid is an important gland that produces hormones in your body. These hormones regulate your body’s metabolism – from controlling heart, muscle, and digestive function and brain development and bone maintenance. Hypothyroid is a disease that occurs when …

Missed or Irregular Menses-8 Reasons Why You May be a Target

Best Thyroid Doctor California – Dr. Jason Shumard, D.C. Missed or absent periods describe the occurrence when, after a woman has established a regular pattern of menstruation, it stops for 3 months or longer. An absent period can also occur when a woman has not …