Occasional problems from a low carb diet... high ldl soars, due to result of a low functioning thyroid.
Top 6 Thyroid and Hashimoto's Tests - Dr. Izabella Wentz
Hashimoto's Diet: Keys to Success
Vitamin A is required for T4-to-T3 conversion. If you find that lights are too bright or night driving is a problem, try taking Vitamin A supplements along with more protein. Zinc, selenium, and magnesium are also involved in T4-to-T3 conversion.
If Hashimoto's is treated the same as thyroid disease, why even test for it? #1 - it is an autoimmune disease, which can lead to other autoimmune diseases, you need to know your body is producing antibodies #2 - it will LEAD to you to being hypothyroid, but it is NOT hypothyroid disease. It is Hashimoto's, which is a disease that DESTROYS the thyroid gland, creating nodules, goiters and cysts which must be screened and monitored so they do not become cancerous. have antibodies (TPO) tested.
Could Thyroid Dysfunction be Causing Your Symptoms?Hypothyroidism is often overlooked or misdiagnosed and can be the underlying cause of these symptoms. #hypothyroid #thyroid
Thyroid Test Results
Many people have come to me asking if they have a thyroid problem. Their hair is falling out, they’ve become sensitive to certain foods, their hands and feet are always cold, they’ve gained weight and have insomnia, mood swings and a fatigue they just can’t shake off. In other words, they feel terrible. Do I ... [Read more...]