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“A Hormone Powerhouse”
One of your largest endocrine glands and
plays a part in every function of the body.
Thyroid come from the Greek word for
...
 Metabolism
 Body temperature
 Heart rate
 Ovulation
 Protein synthesis
 Skin health
 Hair growth
Approximately 59 million Americans
have a Thyroid problem!
• Toxic environments
• Hormone imbalances
• Chronic stress
• Frequent antibiotic therapy
• Genetic disorders
• Radiation
•...
Hyperthyroidism - occurs when your thyroid levels are too
high. Much less common than hypothyroidism.
Hypothyroidism – occ...
Grogginess
Heart palpitations
High blood pressure
Anxiety
Weight loss
An intolerance to heat
Diarrhea
Excess sweat...
 Kale
 Cabbage
 Spinach
 Mustard greens
 Brussel sprouts
 Peaches
 Pears
 Turnips
 Broccoli
 Cauliflower
 Soy
...
Hair loss
Cold hands and feet
Depression
Weight gain
Dry skin
Headaches
Fatigue
Lower-than-average body temperatur...
 Seafood
 Watercress
 Radishes
 Garlic
 Seaweed
 Egg yolks
 Yogurt
 Cottage cheese
 Wheat germ
 Mushrooms
 Poul...
• Obesity
• Heart disease
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Hair Loss
• Sexual dysfunction
• Infertility
Don’t let thyroid issues go undiagnosed!
http://denverhormonehealth.com/hormones/thyroid/
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Thyroid, The Hormone Powerhouse

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Your Thyroid plays a part in every function of your body and approximately 59 million Americans have a thyroid problem.

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Thyroid, The Hormone Powerhouse

  1. 1. “A Hormone Powerhouse”
  2. 2. One of your largest endocrine glands and plays a part in every function of the body. Thyroid come from the Greek word for “shield-shaped” because it resembles a shield.
  3. 3.  Metabolism  Body temperature  Heart rate  Ovulation  Protein synthesis  Skin health  Hair growth
  4. 4. Approximately 59 million Americans have a Thyroid problem!
  5. 5. • Toxic environments • Hormone imbalances • Chronic stress • Frequent antibiotic therapy • Genetic disorders • Radiation • Smoking • Tumors
  6. 6. Hyperthyroidism - occurs when your thyroid levels are too high. Much less common than hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism – occurs when your thyroid levels are too low. 17% - 40% of the population suffers from an underactive thyroid whether or not they’re aware of it.
  7. 7. Grogginess Heart palpitations High blood pressure Anxiety Weight loss An intolerance to heat Diarrhea Excess sweating Bone growth Protruding eyes
  8. 8.  Kale  Cabbage  Spinach  Mustard greens  Brussel sprouts  Peaches  Pears  Turnips  Broccoli  Cauliflower  Soy  Flouride
  9. 9. Hair loss Cold hands and feet Depression Weight gain Dry skin Headaches Fatigue Lower-than-average body temperature High cholesterol Constipation Brittle hair
  10. 10.  Seafood  Watercress  Radishes  Garlic  Seaweed  Egg yolks  Yogurt  Cottage cheese  Wheat germ  Mushrooms  Poultry or beef  Watermelon
  11. 11. • Obesity • Heart disease • Depression • Anxiety • Hair Loss • Sexual dysfunction • Infertility
  12. 12. Don’t let thyroid issues go undiagnosed!
  13. 13. http://denverhormonehealth.com/hormones/thyroid/

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