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What Is Autoimmune Disease?
What causes autoimmunity, and can it be prevented? Can it be cured? Check out this article to learn more about autoimmune disease and get tips on preventing or managing the condition.
May 23, 2019
RHR: The Root Cause of Thyroid Disorders, with Izabella Wentz
Hashimoto’s is the most common cause of thyroid disorders in the nation—and it can cause disruptive symptoms well before a conventional doctor would make a diagnosis or offer treatment. And that’s where the functional approach...
March 29, 2019
Iodine for Hypothyroidism: Crucial Nutrient or Harmful Toxin?
Note: This article originally published in July 2010, was updated in 2018 to include recent research. The original iodine/selenium discussion still stands.
June 19, 2018
5 Steps to Personalizing Your Autoimmune Paleo Protocol
The Autoimmune Paleo Diet is a fantastic way to start seeing improvement in autoimmune symptoms, but not everyone needs to be on this diet indefinitely. Here’s five major steps to personalizing your Autoimmune Paleo Diet.
January 23, 2015
RHR: Treating SIBO, Cold Thermogenesis, and When to Take Probiotics
In this episode, we answer more reader questions on SIBO, probiotics, Hashimoto’s, and Cold Thermogenesis. Note: The Prescript-Assist supplements discussed in this article are no longer available. Please click here to learn more about a...
March 12, 2013
Selenium: The Missing Link for Treating Hypothyroidism?
Studies have demonstrated the benefits of selenium supplementation in treating autoimmune thyroid conditions.
February 3, 2012
Low T3 Syndrome IV: An Autoimmune Disease You’ve Never Heard Of?
Hardly anyone has heard of autoimmune hypopituitarism, but it may be one of the most common causes of Low T3 Syndrome.
November 10, 2011
Basics of Immune Balancing for Hashimoto’s
Learn how to address the autoimmune component of Hashimoto's hypothyroidism with simple nutritional strategies.
August 30, 2010
3 Steps to Choosing the Right Thyroid Hormone
When it comes to choosing the right thyroid hormone, there's no "one size fits all approach".
August 28, 2010