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Izabella Wentz, Pharm.D., FASCP is a passionate, innovative and solution focused clinical pharmacist as well as our 46th podcast guest. She has had a passion for health care from a very early age, inspired by her mother, Dr. Marta Nowosadzka, MD.

After being diagnosed with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis in 2009, Dr. Wentz was surprised at the lack of knowledge about lifestyle interventions for Hashimoto’s, hypothyroidism, and autoimmune conditions. She decided to take on lifestyle interventions as a personal mission in an effort to help herself and others with Hashimoto's.

An avid learner and goal-oriented student, she received the PharmD. Degree (Doctor of Pharmacy) from the Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy at the age of 23. Additionally, she is also a NY times bestselling author.

Here's what you'll learn:

What is Hashimotos?
Why 90% of those suffering from hypothyroid issues have Hashimotos.
Why Hashimotos is not actually an issue with the thyroid
Why surgery and medications are not effective long term
Symptoms that suggest you may be suffering from Hashimotos
The most common root causes of Hashimotos
Why traditional thyroid testing is inadequate
Which tests you needs to have to accurately diagnose Hashimotos
What you need to know if you're going to take medications
A common food that PALEO dieters eat that causes Hashimotos for some people
Why acid-blocking drugs may increase your risk of Hashimotos
The type of probiotic you need to take if you've taken antibiotics
The condition that 90% of those she works with suffer from
How to test your adrenal function at home
What to eat to support thyroid function and prevent autoimmune conditions
Supplements that will help prevent and reverse Hashimotos
Why taking iodine may do more harm than good
What you need to know about water if you want to avoid Hashimotos
Her best piece of advice for preventing Hashimotos
And much more!

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Dr. Edwards is board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine and has a Family & Functional Medicine practice at Warren Clinic in Tulsa, Oklahoma paying special attention to sports medicine and health & wellness as a preventive strategy to optimize health, minimize injury risk, and decrease disease.

Most importantly, he is an adrenal fatigue EXPERT! And our conversation is truly enlightening.

Here's what you'll learn:
What adrenal fatigue is
Why mainstream medicine won't acknowledge its existence
Common symptoms of adrenal fatigue
Why hypoglycemia can be more dangerous than hyperglycemia
What adrenal issues have to do with the brain
What a normal cortisol curve looks like
Why adrenal fatigue can wreak havoc on hormonal health
Why adrenal fatigue can cause thyroid issues
Why fixing your adrenals can help you avoid thyroid meds
The 3 stages of adrenal fatigue
How to catch adrenal fatigue in the early stages
How to eat to balance the adrenals
Other steps you can take to prevent and reverse adrenal fatigue
It's truly an action-packed show!

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Many Americans remain undiagnosed because current thyroid testing is inadequate.

What this means is that If you can't lose weight, experience mood issues, or have any of the symptoms above you may be suffering from a thyroid issue EVEN if your doc has told you otherwise.

Fortunately, Dr. Nikolas Hedberg is here to help! He is a Board Certified Naturopathic Physician, a Chiropractic Physician and Board Certified in Nutrition by the American Board of Clinical Nutrition.

He is also the founder of the Immune Restoration Center in Ashville, NC where he treats patients worldwide with conditions such as thyroid issues, autoimmune disease, chronic fatigue, hormone imbalances, depression, weight gain and digestive issues.

He is a wealth of information with all the answers to your thyroid issues so don't miss out! Here's what you'll learn:
Why the thyroid is critical to optimal health
Common signs that you may have a thyroid condition
The major causes of thyroid issues and how you can decrease your risk
Why you may have a thyroid issue even if you TSH is “normal”
Why the health of your gut is critical for thyroid function
What you body type can tell you about your thyroid function
What tests will help you adequately asses your thyroid function
How to eat to optimize your thyroid function
And much more!

Listen and share it with those you love and want to help achieve their health goals!

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Did you know that approximately 30 million Americans currently suffer from a thyroid condition, half of which are currently undiagnosed?

The thyroid is an extremely important gland. It regulates your entire metabolism. When it is sluggish or underperforming, it can turn down the volume of nearly every bodily system. Symptoms of a sluggish thyroid include fatigue, thinning hair, difficulty getting pregnant, depression, weight gain, always feeling cold, reduced libido, dry hair/skin, brittle nails, and brain fog.

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Posted by Autumn Smith

The thyroid is a extremely important gland. It regulates your entire metabolism. When it is sluggish or underperforming, it can turn down the volume of nearly every bodily system. Symptoms of a sluggish thyroid include fatigue, thinning hair, difficulty getting pregnant, depression, weight gain, always feeling cold, reduced libido, dry hair/skin, brittle nails, and brain fog. There is actually a lot you can do to heal a struggling thyroid by incorporating just a few small tweaks in your diet!

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