Oops! I forgot to take my medication. Plus, how’s your poop? Episode 17.

Oops! I forgot to take my medication. Plus, how’s your poop? Episode 17.

What do you do if you forget to take your medication? How are you eating? Are you always eating on the run? What happens when our digestion isn’t working well? Let’s talk about all of this and more as we look at the answers to these questions. Because when our digestion isn’t working well, it affects our thyroid — we will also be talking about poop. Join me in this real discussion about real life issues.

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Endocrinologists, medication, and first steps to take when diagnosed. Episode 9.

Endocrinologists, medication, and first steps to take when diagnosed. Episode 9.

We go to the doctor and they tell us to take the medicine and come back in three months or so to be tested to see if we are at the right dosage.  I personally got nothing at all from an endocrinologist. You have a right to find someone who will listen. Unfortunately I realize that some of you have horrible health insurance and don’t have the ability to look around much so I have a plan for you! Join me for this episode as we explore the diagnosis and what comes next.

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Acid blockers, digestion, and elimination. Episode 8.

Acid blockers, digestion, and elimination. Episode 8.

Terrible heart burn — What helps? Has anybody had any issues with Omeprazole or any acid reducer? Let’s talk about these acid blockers, how hypothyroidism can lead to low stomach acid, and how having less than good digestion is a real big problem for those of us with sluggish thyroids. There are a lot of things you can do to eliminate acid reflux and keep things moving along smoothly. Yes, we talk about poop, too!

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Natural desiccated thyroid hormone vs. synthetic, dry brittle hair, and having invisible illness. Episode 6.

Natural desiccated thyroid hormone vs. synthetic, dry brittle hair, and having invisible illness. Episode 6.

Let’s talk about the differences between natural thyroid hormone replacement and synthetic, why am I having dry brittle hair, and what’s it like to have an invisible disease. What would you want your friends and family to know?

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