ARE YOU TIRED? LOW THYROID MAY BE THE CULPRIT: Part 1

By Martin Feldman, M.D., and Gary Null, Ph.D. FUNCTION AND DIAGNOSIS An under-active thyroid system is a common health problem, causing symptoms such as low energy, weight gain, hair loss and depression in its many victims. Depression is an especially tricky symptom for these people because it is likely to be diagnosed as a psychological disorder. A patient could end …

ARE YOU TIRED? LOW THYROID MAY BE THE CULPRIT: Part 2

By Martin Feldman, M.D., and Gary Null, Ph.D.   REBALANCING THE THYROID SYSTEM Conventional medicine‚Äôs view of thyroid functioning is marked by two distinct problems:   One problem, as noted in Part 1 of this article, is the flawed process of diagnosing thyroid disorders. Even when a patient is obviously symptomatic, his or her condition may go unrecognized by orthodox …