Do you take thyroid hormones, yet still suffer from fatigue, weight gain, hair loss, depression, or other hypothyroid symptoms? Are your symptoms steadily worsening while your blood tests stay the same? Do your symptoms go untreated because your lab tests are normal?
If so, join the millions of Americans who, despite normal test results, suffer low thyroid symptoms because they are misdiagnosed or poorly managed. As you'll learn, treating the thyroid is often ineffective. Find the real culprit, and why it doesn't show up on your blood test.
Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms When My Lab Tests Are Normal? will show you why taking thyroid hormones, and even some thyroid supplements, may not help and can even make your symptoms worse. You'll learn the true cause of most cases of hypothyroidism in this country, and what to do about it. You'll also learn the six patterns of low thyroid function, only one of which may be helped by thyroid hormones, if even then.
Don't waste another day feeling lousy because you're trapped in outdated standards of health care. Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms When My Lab Tests Are Normal harnesses cutting-edge scientific research for a safe, simple, and truly effective solution to low thyroid function.
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About the Author
Dr. Kharrazian earned a Doctor of Health Science degree from Nova Southeastern University, his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Southern California University of Health Sciences, and a Master of Science degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport. He is a member of the American College of Nutrition, the Institute for Functional Medicine, the Council of Nutrition, and the Endocrine Society. He is a Diplomate of the Certification Board of Nutrition Specialists, a Diplomate of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition, a Diplomate of the International Board of Applied Kinesiology, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology. Dr. Kharrazian is one of a handful of doctors of chiropractic that has been awarded the designation of Fellow the American Academy of Chiropractic Physicians. He has served in various educational capacities with several institutions. He is currently an associate professor of clinical neurology for the Carrick Institute, and conducts ecducational programs for the postgraduate department for the University of Bridgeport. He has published numerous professional papers, several clinical manuals, and more than 30 educational CDs on various topics. He is a product development consultant to the nutrition industry and has been involved with the formulation of nutritional products such as metabolic creams, nutritional and herbal formulas, sublingual hormones, and metabolic foods that are used widely by health care professionals. Dr. Kharrazian has a private practice in San Diego, California. His practice is restricted to chronic and challenging patients suffering from immune, endocrine, and neurological disorders that are seeking alternative medicine approaches.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Why do I still have thyroid symptoms when my lab tests are normal? xix
Chapter 1 Getting acquainted with the thyroid gland 1
Chapter 2 The scoop on Hashimoto's disease 21
Chapter 3 Hashimoto's is an immune disease 41
Chapter 4 Six patterns of low thyroid function and how to find them on a blood test 67
Chapter 5 Taming the blood sugar beast for thyroid health 95
Chapter 6 The digestion connection: thyroid health depends on gut health 117
Chapter 7 The beleaguered adrenals and the beaten down thyroid 133
Chapter 8 How those hormone pills and potions rob you of thyroid health 155
Chapter 9 Don't forget about the brain 165
Chapter 10 The 22 patterns of low thyroid function 173
Resources - Website 189
Resources - Nutritional Compounds 191
References For Nutritional Compounds 243
Chapter References 275