Info

Thyroid Answers Podcast

Thyroid Answers podcast is focused on providing answers to the most common questions people who have a thyroid problems and thyroid symptoms need and want answers to. The podcast is hosted by Dr Eric Balcavage and Dr Erica Riggleman. Both are doctors of functional medicine, chiropractors and certified nutrition specialists. Their practices focus on helping people with thyroid conditions improve their symptoms and regain their health using functional medicine.
RSS Feed Subscribe in Apple Podcasts
Thyroid Answers Podcast
2020
July
June
April
March
February
January


2019
December
November
October
September
August


2018
December
August
July
May
April
March
February
January


2017
December
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: March, 2020
Mar 26, 2020

In this episode the discussion focuses on the Hypothyroid crisis, what it is, and why it may be occurring.

  1. Why many people diagnosed with hypothyroidism continue to struggle with thyroid hormone replacement therapy?
  2. Is hypothyroidism a mistake or a protective mechanism?
  3. How common is hypothyroidism in Ireland?
  4. Thyroid Nutrition Ireland: What it is and its mission.
  5. What are the strategies that must be put in place to help those struggling with hypothyroidism?

Olivia Beck has a well-established clinic in Limerick City, Ireland, with a special interest in Thyroid Health, having released her first recipe e-booklet in 2014 and recently setup Thyroid Nutrition Ireland.  Olivia is currently doing her Master’s Degree in Advanced Nutrition and hopes to continue to educate people on how Nutrition can help to support a thyroid condition. Olivia uses evidence-based research to inform her practice and talks, as well as her belief in walking the walk-in order to inspire others. 

Facebook; https://www.facebook.com/OliviaBeckNutrition/

Instagram; https://www.instagram.com/oliviabecknutrition/

Mar 20, 2020

In this episode of the podcast the doctors interview the Queen of Carnivore aka the Sassy Carnivore, Holly Warner.

In the episode the trio discuss why the carnivore may help help people with hypothyroidism and other autoimmune disorders. Some of the topics covered include:

  1. Why we don't need fiber
  2. How we are getting adequate nutrients when nose to tail, and why the RDA is getting thrown out the window- no we won't get scurvy
  3. Oxalates, how they contribute to Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  4. Why the Carnivore Diet and Low Oxalate Diet helps our thyroid conversion 
  5. How Carnivore diet changes our microbiome and why that isn't a concern
  6. What supplements I still use and why

Holly Warner is a Functional Medicine Practitioner and Cannabinoid Therapist who specializes in hormone imbalances, bHRT (bio-identical hormone replacement therapy), thyroid/gut/adrenal health, autoimmune disease, LDN therapy, functional genetic testing and clinical/forensic nutrition.  Her approach is rooted in science while combined with a modern holistic perspective. 

Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/hollywarnerhealth/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hollywarnerhealth/?hl=en (her hashtag is #TheSassyCarnivore)

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1f1Ck1hVWoURuRGgEL3NEA

Twitter: @DNA_Gangsta 

              @HWarnerHealth

1