Thyroid Medication

Thyroid Medication

Did you know that 60-90% of thyroid dysfunction is caused by autoimmune disorders?  It’s also notable that autoimmune disorders are in many cases treatable.  With dietary changes, supplements, and removing environmental stresses a person can help their thyroid gland to function better.  It’s much better if you can heal your thyroid and not have to […]

Video Introduction

Video Introduction

By:  Zana Carver, PhD Updated 4/29/2018 Background Hello, I’m a survivor of thyroid cancer that was found in 2005.  Initially, I had a goiter that had grown over a 2-year period and required surgery.  It was a surprise that the pathologist found papillary carcinoma in my thyroid gland when it was removed, because the goiter […]

THYROID INTRODUCTION

THYROID INTRODUCTION

What Your Thyroid Gland Does and Why You Should Care   By:  Zana Carver, PhD Updated 2/23/2018 Thyroid Function The thyroid gland is part of the endocrine (communication) system that sends out hormones to affect different organs within the body.  The thyroid gland is the largest purely endocrine organ in the body and its major […]