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    Thyroid issues: I have graves and hashimoto antibodies

    Hello Everyone, I've been thinking about joining some forums for a while to get some feedback from people. I have a rather interesting scenario, and I'm wondering if anyone can relate/have any insights. Here's my story in a nutshell: When i was nineteen I had low thyroid hormones, about...
  2. kind2creatures

    Is Your Thyroid Working, Take the Self Test

    Full article here.
  3. kind2creatures

    Get Off Your Thyroid Meds!

    ...and start consuming coconut oil.
  4. kind2creatures

    Hidden Causes of Weight Gain

    Some hidden causes of weight gain such as allergies, stress, thyroid, depression, insomnia, etc...
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    What's wrong with me?

    Hi all, I’m new to the site, but in search of helpful medical advice of where to go from here. Here is the background: I’m a 22 year old male about to finish my first semester of dental school. I am in good physical condition. 5’11, 155lbs, enjoyed athletics my entire life, walk at least 1.5...
  6. kind2creatures

    Goodbye Gluten

    Informative article on gluten...
  7. B

    Glandulars...good or bad?

    Do glandulars cause the glands to atrophy? Someone told me this, which I never heard of before. I am taking glandulars for my thyroid (Biotics GTA Forte II) and Adrenals (Thorne Cortrex). Should I be avoiding glandulars? What are other ways to support my hypoactive thyroid and adrenal...
  8. saved1986

    Mom losing weight

    already like 97 pounds and the docs answer. get her off the thyroid meds. ???????????????????????
  9. L

    Possible Overactive Thyroid

    If I have an overactive thyroid, what could help balance it out? I know they say to take iodine or kelp to help with an underactive thyroid. but what about an overactive one? I'm taking vitamineral green. It has a good amount of kelp in it according to Jameth Sheridan....the guy who makes...
  10. L

    What Type of Iodine to Take?

    And how much to take? Dr. Miller suggest: Iodine – 12.5 mg/day – two drops of 5% Lugol’s solution (5 cents/day) or one Iodoral tablet (26 cents/day) Iodine taken in doses 100 times the RDA (100–150 micrograms/day) has...
  11. kind2creatures

    Thyroid Cancer

    Just saw a show on Dr. Oz about thyroid cancer. I mentioned about a thyroid 'guard' for radiation protection when getting X-ray'd in the Dentistry forum. If your dentist is not giving you this bib/guard to protect your throat/thyroid, then you should insist on it. Since radiation exposure is a...
  12. kind2creatures

    X-ray apron (thyroid)

    I just saw on the Dr. Oz show that the protective aprons that they lay across your chest for x-rays come with a smaller bib that's supposed to be fastened around your throat to protect your thyroid. He said that these aprons come with this bib, and it should always be used. I never used one, or...
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    Would someone please inform me of how much iodine to take before receiving a complete body PET/CAT Scan to prevent thryroid damage? PLEASE, ASAP
  14. L

    celery may lower blood pressure

    From personal experience i found out that celery lowers blood pressure. I went to the doctor and my blood pressure was 130 something over 85 and i bought some celery and i typed the benefits of celery and one of the benefits was that it lowers blood pressure because celery has a compound that...
  15. Arrowwind09

    Fluoride Found Dangerous to Thyroid thyroid-r596428.htm ------------------------------------------------------------------- Fluoride Damages the Thyroid, report shows First-ever government review of fluoride/thyroid toxicology shows risk . 2008-05-19 15:54:10 -...