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Are you on thyroid medication but still feel no improvement in your symptoms? Chances are your thyroid issue has not been correctly diagnosed. You may be on thyroid hormone replacement to normalize your TSH and T4 levels but what if the root cause of your issue is impaired conversion of T4 to T3? Did your doctor look into a possible auto-immune element?
Your thyroid is an extremely important endocrine gland, responsible for so many critical functions necessary to maintain overall good health. Every cell in the body has receptors for thyroid hormones. This fact highlights the role the thyroid gland plays in the body.
According to a 2017 UNICEF report, “nearly 17 million babies live in areas where outdoor air pollution is at least six times higher than international limits – potentially putting their brain development at risk simply because of the air they breathe.”