Is Leaky Gut Causing You to Gain Weight?

Dr. Jolene BrightenPublished: Thyroid & Hormone Balance Leave a Comment

Leaky Gut Syndrome (LGS), also known as intestinal permeability, is a condition that leads to widespread inflammation and hormonal disruption throughout the body. Inflammation, imbalance in gut flora and hormonal imbalances can create a state of disharmony in your body that may be one of the reasons for weight gain. What Is Leaky Gut Syndrome? Between the cells of your …

Understanding Hypothyroidism: Diagnosis and Treatment

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Understanding hypothyroidism both diagnosis and treatment is important in getting the care you need. In this country, thyroid disease is affecting approximately 20 million people, the majority of which are women. Thyroid disease is often a case of overactive thyroid (hyperthyroid) or under-active thyroid (hypothyroid). Understanding Hypothyroidism Diagnosis and Treatment What Causes Hypothyroidism? Hypothyroidism is much more prevalent in the …