If you are suffering a hormonal imbalance, it can be difficult to recognize that you may have a problem. A number of women may be aware that they feel off but they may have a difficult time putting their finger on the actual problem. Experiencing hormonal issues can cause a number of problems for a person in several aspects of a their lives.
The reality is, what you don’t know CAN hurt you, and we are saddened by how poorly managed hormones are hurting many people. Menopause (women) and andropause (men) are not the only times hormones are poorly managed, but it’s often the only time we think about hormones. We often don’t think about hormones related to postpartum,
Autoimmune disease are complex diseases with a variety of possible causes or triggers. First, we will address the role of the thyroid in the body, what are autoimmune thyroid conditions, and how do they develop, and what treatment issues need to be addressed.
Second, we will look specifically at the role of gluten in autoimmune thyroid conditionsand why being gluten free is a significant part of treatment for autoimmune thyroid disorders like Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis.