The Link Between Weight Loss, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Diabetes – Thyroid & Gut Health

Millions of people worldwide suffer chronically from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). It’s no secret that obesity rates are skyrocketing as well. Many people develop digestive problems and since those problems began, they also get Type 2 Diabetes and gain weight. Weight that is hard to lose. So many try different fad diets with temporary success … Read more

Type 2 Diabetes, High Triglycerides, and Insulin Resistance – Thyroid & Gut Health

Many of my patients come to me with Type 2 Diabetes and a history of high triglycerides.  Often, they are on cholesterol lowering medications such as statins. Interestingly enough, the FDA has made it mandatory for a warning to be placed on labels of cholesterol lowering medications.  The warning is in regards to the fact … Read more

Is Fish Oil Important? – Thyroid & Gut Health

Many people take fish oil.  Some like it and some don’t.  Some people have “burping”, “burp up”, or “burp back” with certain fish oils. Some people use fish oil as a natural approach for lowering cholesterol.  Others will use it for joint health and prevention of cardiovascular disease. A particular focus of my practice is … Read more