A review of basic thyroid physiology and biochemistry
The metabolic steps that must be in place for proper thyroid hormone synthesis
The origins and consequences of dysfunction in hormone synthesis.
A review of the influence of thyroid hormones on the cells and physiological systems of the body
A review of thyroid tests, new markers to consider, and, critically, an understanding of proper interpretation
A review of the immune-mediated mechanisms that disrupt thyroid function & underlie thyroid disorders – (including the presence of lipopolysaccharides, cytokines and prostaglandins).
An overview of the pathophysiology, immunology and triggers of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis.
A thorough understanding of nutritional intervention, including vitamins, minerals and botanicals, and the mechanisms they support, including: - HPT hormone support - peripheral synthesis support - receptor site support & - immune modulation.