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Your Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and Magnesium levels basically determine your present state of health. by Stephen Tvedten Patient Expert Posted Tue 29 Dec 2009 12:00am 1 Comment Your Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and Magnesium levels basically determine your present state of health. Unfortunately, the majority of Americans lose 80-90% of their optimal DHEA between ages 30 and 80. According to Dr. Norman Shealy, every known illness is associated with a magnesium deficiency and low levels of the hormone DHEA. D ... Read on »
Beyond Thyroid Medication by Gina Nick Doctor of Philosophy Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:04pm A number of my patients come into my office with a low functioning thyroid gland.  Typically they have symptoms including fatigue, weight gain that is difficult to overcome, thinning hair and mental “fog.” Nine times out of ten they have been prescribed Synthroid.  I will often re-test their blood levels of Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TS ... Read on »
A Guide to Maintaining a Healthy Sex Drive by Mark S. Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 24 May 2011 11:45am Everyone ready for the holiday weekend yet? It’s a good time, I think, to cover a relaxing, if not inspiring, topic I’ve been meaning to get to. In all seriousness, I get a couple emails every week from folks who are wondering about their waxing or waning sexual drive and how it relates to their lifestyle. Some are folks celebrating the return ... Read on »
Individuals with ‘normal’ thyroid function may still have symptoms of low thyroid function by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 28 Feb 2011 3:40pm The thyroid gland is the ‘master regulator’ of the body’s metabolism. Should its function falter (hypothyroidism) it can give rise to a wide range of symptoms including dry skin, dry hair, fatigue, weight gain, sensitivity to cold, cold extremities and low mood or depression. Standard blood tests for thyroid function include thyroid stimulating ... Read on »
Hyla Cass, MD, Psychiatrist outl ... by Duane Sherry, M.S. Patient Expert Posted Sun 28 Sep 2008 1:29pm Hyla Cass, MD, Psychiatrist outlines key components to achieving and maintaining mental wellness.  From [ Global Health Center ]: Nutritional Approaches to Mental Health © Hyla Cass M.D. [ Books ] by Hyla Cass, M.D. Excerpted from ‘ St. John’s Wort: Nature’s Blues Buster’ “Let food be thy medicine.” - Hippocrates ... Read on »
Treating CFS & FMS with Naturopathic Medicine by Darden Burns Patient Expert Posted Tue 20 Apr 2010 1:28pm   People suffering from chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia syndromes discover the limitations of mainstream medicine in diagnosing and treating their conditions and often turn to alternative or naturopathic medicine for help. In general holistic medical physicians and naturopathic physicians are much better educated about CFS and FMS than ma ... Read on »
Suffering from a Low Thyroid? Naturally Restore Thyroid Function and Improve your Energy & Wellbeing by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 11:47pm 3 Comments For years, I've been plagued by a low thyroid disorder. I've also had chronic fatigue and adrenal fatigue syndrome and the two are linked to they thyroid. The glands in our bodies all work in a symbiotic unison and when one is off balance, most likely the others will be as well. I found balancing a good diet and supplementation I was able ... Read on »
The sometimes nonsense of ‘normal’ levels and ‘reference values’ by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 18 May 2011 4:16am If you’ve ever had blood drawn for testing, most of your results will come with a ‘reference range’ attached. The reference range allows doctors (usually) to compare your result with what is accepted as ‘normal’. Normal, as far as references ranges are concerned, usually encompass around 95 per cent of people. In other words, in order for a val ... Read on »
Treating CFS & FMS with Naturopathic Medicine by Darden Burns Patient Expert Posted Mon 09 Aug 2010 1:00pm People suffering from chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia syndromes discover the limitations of mainstream medicine in diagnosing and treating their conditions and often turn to alternative or naturopathic medicine for help. In general holistic medical physicians and naturopathic physicians are much better educated about CFS and FMS than mainst ... Read on »
Improving Thyroid Function Naturally…. by Chris .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 20 Aug 2010 5:47am h.koppdelaney The topic of Thyroid is hugely interesting and it seems to be cropping up everywhere now. The thyroid is one of the largest endocrine glands in the body and lies in the front of your neck, around the “adam’s apple” that being said it is a tiny gland, but holds huge importance to the bodies function. The thyroid produc ... Read on »