Over Active Thyroid

You've (Hopefully) Got Some Gall

…recently in France, however, researchers clearly demonstrated that bile acids also regulate the metabolism of fat by stimulating the production of active thyroid hormone within fat cells. When animals were given bile acids, their metabolism in brown fat tissue increased. The intake of the bile acids also…

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Q&A: How to Put an End to Low Energy in the Afternoon

…tired all day. It seems like few doctors truly understand the close connection between the thyroid and the adrenals. Cortisol, one of the primary hormones released by the adrenals, controls thyroid hormone activation at the cellular level. Higher levels of cortisol (the stress hormone) make the body more…

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Estrogen Dominance and Obesity: A Clear Connection

…Cancer Prev 07 Feb;16(1):17–25) Xenoestrogens (estrogen-like compounds) are typically fat soluble and not easily broken down. They tend to accumulate over time and are stored by the body in fat cells. This subjects the body to a never-ending toxic assault and inflammatory process that alters the intercellular…

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