Mastering Herbs: Thyroid Disorders

Mastering Herbs: Thyroid Disorders

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Description

This presentation provides a review of the most studied natural agents used for both hyper and hypo thyroidism, including seaweeds and the extensive research that has been done of fucoidans.  The important research on rosmarinic acid for autoimmune thyroiditis is also detailed, and the utility of Iris, Commiphora mukul, Melissa, and Leonurus are also covered.  The presentation closes with a tutorial on creating custom herbal formulations to treat the various sorts of thyroid disorders.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify which herbs are most effective for Hyper- and Hypothryoidism
  • Identify which herbs are most effective for specific presentations
  • Explain how hypo- and hyperthryoidism can be part of the same continuum
  • Prepare sophisticated and specific formulas that best address individual patients and their presentations
  • Detail the possible causes of thyroiditis and ways to mitigate underlying causes
  • Differentiate specific herbs for hypofunction of the thyroid and their unique indications
  • Differentiate specific herbs for hyperfunction of the thyroid and their unique indications
  • Identify the endocrine abnormalities that contribute to the development of thyroid disorders
  • List the lab markers and test that can be used to diagnose thyroid diseases
  • Explain why metabolic disorders, insulin resistance, may accompany hypothyroidism
  • Explain why menopause or the post partum state may initiate thyroid imbalances
  • Explain why TSH is not an effect screening tool to evaluate thyroid status

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