Electrolytes, Stress, A1C and diabetes, FDA, Las Vegas and more!

I'm amazed at lingering problems since being on T4: Though I've been on desiccated thyroid for 8 years, and do quite well since correcting low ferritin twice thanks to the lousy T4-only treatment, I discovered that my RBC magnesium is low, as I suspect my RBC potassium is, as well--all probably down due to chronic economic…

Tongue-in-cheek yet sincere thankfulness from Thyroid Patients…and more

As the United States approaches Thanksgiving, it's appropriate to offer our thanks as thyroid patients to the following: THANKS go to the American Thyroid Association (ATA), who in their Nov. 10th email newsletter, had a NATURE-THROID desiccated thyroid ad right under their logo and gave us a great chuckle! Why? The ATA has always rigidly…

About Canada, 90% flawed medical research, and is Armour changing?

(Though this post was written in 2010, it's been updated to the present day and time where needed. Enjoy!) CANADA I recently attended a lecture at a restorative medicine conference (kinda snuck in), and had a wonderful chat with a surgical nurse from Canada who is on Armour and didn't even know about Erfa--the Canadian…