In Case You Missed It
On Monday, we spoke with Heidi Turner and discussed natural therapies for histamine intolerance & mast cell activation.
On Wednesday,we discussed healing after an incorrect diagnosis of hypothyroidism.
Iodine deficiency and iodine excess are associated with an increased risk of thyroid disorders. This study looks at the unique patterns of iodine status in the Korean Peninsula. It is concluded that further research is needed to verify the optimal ranges of iodine intake and to clarify the effects of iodine intake on thyroid disorders.
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is the most prevalent cause of hypothyroidism. Symptoms and diseases associated with HT are considered to be caused by hypothyroidism. This study found that …
“Women with HT suffer from a high symptom load. Hypothyroidism is only a contributing factor to the development of associated conditions.”
This study, using mice, concluded that bacteria may compete with the host for selenium when availability becomes limiting.
Laugh a Little!
Chartered Wellness: Red Pepper + Artichoke Dip
Sébastien Noël: Cauliflower Chowder
Gina Homolka: Crock Pot Balsamic Pork Roast
Taste Team: No-bake Rawies
Do something creative that you love.
Dr. Ruscio’s Quotable
“What you focus on grows, what you think about expands, and what you dwell upon determines your destiny.”
— Robin Sharma
What do you think? I would like to hear your thoughts or experience with this.
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