The increasingly popular Hormone Replacement and Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy (BHRT) starts looking like an amazing solution to the turn-around both men and women go through in life. Considering that there is normalcy in the fluctuations of hormones, how do we know if we are really a candidate or in need of BHRT?
More than half of all people with thyroid disease are unaware of their condition. Many patients have tried synthetic thyroid hormones, such as levothyroxine and liothyronine, and have found that Natural Thyroid is the only form that works adequately for them, reporting that they simply do not feel as well when they take levothyroxine alone or with liothyronine. Currently, certain forms and strengths of Natural Thyroid are available only through compounding pharmacies.
In her practice and her teachings, Dr. Laurie Steelsmith blends the benefits of healing techniques from the Western naturopathic tradition with the ancient art of Chinese medicine. She is also a licensed naturopathic physician and acupuncturist. She is the Medical Director of Steelsmith Natural Health Center, a state-of-the-art healing center for natural medicine and author of the best-selling book Great Sex, Naturally.