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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.
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Now displaying: April, 2020
Apr 21, 2020

This episode covers a topic that is plagued with myths and misunderstandings. We interview diet, nutrition, and fitness expert Lacey Dunn.

Topics covered include:

  • What are the best and worst types of training / exercises for those with hypothyroidism?
  • How does exercise impact the Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Thyroid-Adrenal (HPTA) Axis?
  • How do you know what type of exercise is right for you?
  • What are the signs and symptoms of too much or inappropriate exercise?
  • How can you "test yourself before you wreck yourself"?
  • How to balance exercise and recovery
  • More ...

Lacey Dunn is breaking the mold in the “dietitian world” as a fitness professional, bodybuilder, and registered dietitian. Her mission is to educate others on evidence-based nutrition by promoting a healthy, sustainable lifestyle through flexible dieting. She believes that there is no “one size fits all” approach, and that self efficacy in food choice is a driving force for fostering healthy habits and encouraging behavioral change.

Lacey is the owner of a thriving online coaching platform, UpliftFit Nutrition, as well as host and founder of UpliftFit Nutrition radio. Lacey’s goal as a dietitian is to provide the tools that people need in order to achieve a healthy, and balanced diet while simultaneously helping them to grow and thrive in all aspects of their lives. 

Instagram:@faithandfit

Twitter: @laceyadunn

Website: www.upliftfit.org

Apr 15, 2020

In this episode the doctors discuss some of the foundational principles of health with the founder of Functional Diagnostic Nutrition, Reed Davis.

Some of the topics discussed include:

  • Physiologic stress and hypothyroidism
  • Metabolic chaos and factors that cause it
  • The impact of internal and external environment
  • Metabolic Typing Diet
  • Foundational principles of health

To receive a free 3 Step Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Guide that explains their program go to www.fdn.today/thyroidanswers

 

Reed, Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP) and Certified Nutritional Therapist (CNT), is an expert in functional lab testing and holistic lifestyle medicine and Founder of Functional Diagnostic Nutrition® (FDN).  Reed served as the Health Director and Case Manager at a Wellness Center in So. California for over 10 years and now teaches the FDN Course with over 2500 trainees or graduates in 50 countries.  Reed is known as one of the most successful and experienced clinicians in the world today, having provided functional lab assessments to over 10,000 clients. Reed is also a Clinical Advisor for BioHealth Laboratories and lives in the US, teaching the FDN Certification Course and helping his graduates build robust private practices.

Reed Davis, CNT

Founder | Functional Diagnostic Nutrition© Certification Course

Clinical Advisor | BioHealth Laboratory

Reed@sdnhfc.com | www.functionaldiagnosticnutrition.com

Phone: 858-449-7384 | Skype: ReeddavisFDN

Apr 7, 2020

In this episode the discussion focuses on the Hypothyroid and hormones with the "Hormone Guy", Dr Ralph Esposito.

  • The relationship between testosterone, estrogen and thyroid hormone?
  • Why your sex matters when evaluating for hypothyroidism?
  • Common symptoms of hypothyroidism in men?
  • Cellular vs Glandular Hypothyroidism
  • Brain vs body regulation of hormones
  • The therapeutic order of health care
  • More ....

 

Dr. Esposito is a naturopathic physician and acupuncturist specializing in integrative endocrinology and urology along with men's health. His precise and personalized style utilizes a systems biology and precision medicine approach to medicine.

In addition to advising as a peer reviewer for medical journals, he has authored several medical textbook chapters and has designed education modules for health professionals specifically on urological conditions, male and female hormone dysfunction, hypogonadism, exercise, men’s health and sexual dysfunction.

Dr. Esposito has trained at NYU Integrative and Functional Urology Center. He holds a position as adjunct professor at New York University where he lectures on integrative medicine. Currently, Dr. Esposito practices in NYC.

 

IG: @dr.ralphesposito

Twitter: @drralphesposito

FB: Dr. Ralph Esposito 

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