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The Royal Supplement for Hypothyroidism: Royal Maca

This cruciferous root vegetable turned powder and capsule supplement may be the answers to so many of your hypothyroid-related problems. It boosts energy, libido, and fertility, among other perks.

By Mary Shomon

The Best and Most Popular Thyroid Books

Sixteen of the best books about living with (and dealing with) thyroid disease, for those who are newly diagnosed, pregnant, have Hashimoto’s disease, and so many more.

By Mary Shomon

The Thyroid and Immune Benefits of Probiotics

If you’re going to go the highly recommended probiotic route, these are the ones you should be taking for your thyroid.

By Mary Shomon

Why Iodine Is Important for Your Thyroid

If iodine deficiency is causing your hypothyroidism, these are foods to eat, and the foods you should avoid.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

Holiday Recipes for Chronic Conditions

We redesigned these traditional holiday recipes to make them friendly for people with chronic illnesses like thyroid cancer, Crohn's, and rheumatoid arthritis.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

Thyroid Cancer Risk Factors to Know

Thyroid cancer isn’t always something you can prevent, but you can reduce your chances by understanding these risk factors.

By Mary Shomon

The Link Between Thyroid Disease and Gluten

Having a sensitivity to gluten, whether Celiac or not, can increase your chance of developing thyroid disease.

By Mary Shomon

Should Thyroid Patients Take Iodine?

Some experts say yes. Here’s what you need to know about iodine deficiency.

By Mary Shomon

Is Iodine Misunderstood and Under-utilized?

David Brownstein, M.D., wants you to know that iodine use has a bad rap in the medical community — and what we do know about iodine is mostly incorrect. During his presentation at the Integrative Health Symposium 2017, he suggested that most clinicia...

By Amy Hendel, P.A.