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liver health, your thyroid and Hashimotos
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Your Liver, Thyroid and the Hashimoto's Connection

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis is an autoimmune disorder/disease in which the immune system attacks the thyroid gland.  Hashimoto's Thyroiditis is also called Lymphocytic Thyroiditis.   When the body is healthy the immune system protects…

Using Functional Medicine for Health Alchemy

Functional Medicine is one of the pillars of my practice and, these days, it is getting a lot of press.  With The Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Mark Hyman opening a burgeoning functional medicine program it is becoming much more mainstream. Of…
Your Immune System Th1 or Th2 Can I be both-15474
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Your Immune System Th1 or Th2 Can I be both

Th1 or Th2:: Can I be both??   In this series we have examined how the immune system functions and how, when certain imbalances occur, the immune system can swing out of balance either through a cytokine response called Th1 dominance such…
The Immune System Pt. 2: Th1 Dominance-15478

The Immune System Pt. 2: Th1 Dominance

What's your immunity got to do with anything? Don't you love health care professionals that try to press every patient into the same mold?  Bloggers, health coaches, dieticians, and nutritionists (and yes, I have been guilty of the same…
Health issues that affect your thyroid, can you have fleas and ticks?
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You Can Have Fleas AND Ticks:: A New Look at Thyroid Issues

Today, the over simplistic method of treating thyroid dysfunction is examined and overhauled.