• Why hormones are making you tired

Hormones Making You Tired? Fight PCOS Fatigue Naturally

Struggling with brain fog and overwhelming fatigue that only gets worse when you cut calories and hit the gym? When you have PCOS, chronic inflammation and high stress hormones can make you feel like it’s impossible to get through the day without a nap. Is there anything you can do to get your energy back? [...]

  • Women's Hormone Checkup

Women’s Hormone Checkup: 7 Key Hormones for Women’s Health

Women’s hormones are your body’s most powerful chemical messengers--regulating everything from your mood to your menstrual cycle, and almost everything in between. The key to unlocking a healthy weight, great hair, supple skin, and a positive mindset lies in getting to know these 7 key hormones. While estrogen and progesterone get a lot of attention, [...]

  • Healing Hypothyroidism

Healing Hypothyroidism with East West Medicine

Risk of developing an underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, increases with age, during pregnancy, postpartum, and during menopause. With women being 5 to 10 times more likely to develop hypothyroidism than men, it’s crucial to recognize the signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism, as well as to have the tools you need to be proactive about thyroid [...]

  • understanding thyroid issues

Thyroid Issues: Everything You Need to Know About Your Thyroid

This gland has gotten a lot of attention in recent years, as more people are understanding the key role it plays in helping the body function properly and how it can affect so many other areas of our health. The unfortunate part is that when it’s not working like a fine-oiled machine, thyroid issues can [...]

  • foods for thyroid symptoms

Kitchen Cures: Foods to Reduce Thyroid Symptoms

The thyroid seems to have a snowball effect on almost everything with thyroid symptoms including sluggishness, weight gain, fatigue, hair loss-- all leading to an effect on your quality of life. Every day I see patients who suffer from thyroid issues. Whether it’s Hashimotos Disease or simply a sluggish thyroid, if your levels are off, [...]

  • signs of thyroid problems

The Big Signs of Potential Thyroid Problems (and Why It Matters)

After 8 years of meeting and treating more than 10,000 women in my integrative medicine practice, I’ve noticed that every woman’s thyroid story is completely her own. My job is to learn about your health, your body and your thyroid problems to analyze what might be plaguing you. I can speak from my own experience [...]