thyroid disease, hashimotos disease, hypothyroid, thyroid health, women's health

9 Things You Don’t Realize May Be Causing Your Thyroid Disease

An estimated 27 million Americans alone have thyroid disease.  An additional 13 million are undiagnosed or misdiagnosed, and those numbers are on the rise.  Chances are, one out of five people you know have some sort of thyroid disease, are you one of them? The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland sitting just above the trachea in the throat.  Three …

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Is Your Liver Causing your Hypothyroidism?

Everywhere I turn, I run into a woman who has a thyroid issue. Are you that woman?  Are you the one who goes to your medical doctor who runs a thyroid panel and says you’re either “within range” with her numbers, or you’re hypothyroid.  The doctor then proceeds to prescribe you Synthroid or another synthetic thyroid medication. Heck, you may …

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Is Your Doctor or Practitioner Still Missing Something?

I guarantee that in most cases, the answer to the question above is a resounding “YES!” If you feel like awful, and your doctor tells you that your test results are “normal,” and/or suggests you will feel better by taking these medications, then he/she is likely missing something. A perfect example is if you go to your doctor with hypothyroid symptoms, …

paleo, nutrition, gluten-free, gluten, diets, thyroid health, thyroid disease, hashimoto's

It’s Never as Simple as Going Paleo or Gluten-Free

We see so many women who are being held back from experiencing more thyroid healing naturally, because their minds are still seeing the journey all wrong. Restoring thyroid wellness and metabolic function will never be as simple as “going paleo or gluten-free.” It will never be as simple as making a few nutrition changes here and there. That is just …

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The Truth About Gluten

Having grown up in an Italian family in North Jersey, nothing could compare to the smell and taste of the fresh Italian bread baking in Mom’s oven. (Well, maybe the sauce to dip it in, but that’s a different story). I remember many Sunday mornings taking a short drive with my father to the bagel store to pick up a …

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Ayurvedic Approach to Natural Fat Loss and Energy

Ayurvedic medicine believes the answer to healing is quite simple: harness your body’s natural ability and internal power to heal itself. They believe that personal health is an evolutionary, creative process that we must be engaged in at all times to create our best health and life through balance. Ayurveda suggests that it is best to eat according to foods harvested in a respective season. It also makes suggestions on when to eat and how to eat.

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3 Quick Lifestyle and Nutrition Tips To Boost Glutathione

  A primary concept of natural healing and the human body that many aren’t aware of just yet is regeneration; the human body is constantly regenerating itself at a cellular level. When we focus on learning various ways we can support our bodies to better regenerate themselves naturally, we can and often do experience positive shifts in our health. Whether …

[VIDEO] Food Elimination Diets for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis & Rheumatoid Arthritis

Our second episode of our exclusive e3 Energy Evolved “Nutrition Truth or Trend” Tuesday for our weekly e-newsletter subscribers is here, once again! Big thanks to our e3 Energy Evolved e-newsletter readers for submitting your great questions to our team every week through our e-newsletter “Nutrition Truth or Trend Tuesday’s | Ask Us Your Questions Now” section. This week we …

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Hypothyroidism & Hashimoto’s: Secondary Conditions

Tips for keeping your thyroid gland, the primary gland controlling metabolic rate within the body, in optimal health. Physical and mental fatigue, depression, poor exercise recovery and wound healing, dry skin, loss of hair, constipation, weight gain and prone to infections; all symptoms of hypothyroidism.  The thyroid gland is the primary gland controlling metabolic rate within the body; cellular metabolism.  …

women's health, thyroid, thyroid health, thyroid disease, thyroid wellness, mindset, psychology, mind-body, wellness

Why you need to know your limits for a healthy thyroid

I was supposed to be getting off a plane right now for an important business trip. Sometimes we need to choose making space for our body & health over other things in life. I really truly have felt at my upper limit for a while now in some ways with everything on my plate for our e3 Energy Evolved members, …

Gratitude on My 6 Year Healing Anniversary from Hashimotos

May 1st, 2014 was my 6 year anniversary in my turning point “back to good” in my body from my Hashimoto’s disease, chronic fatigue syndrome & auto immune illness.  It’s been on my calendar since because it’s such a significant day to me & will be for the rest of my life.It was a day of awakening & seeing my …

Why This New Years Has Me Teary

  Dear 2013, You have no idea how long we’ve waited for you. I am overwhelmed to tears knowing you are finally here. Tears of overwhelm, tears of utter exhaustion, tears of joy, tears of gratitude for what’s to come in 2013, and the opportunity to give back greatly to others, tears of finally being able to begin to rebuild …

women's health, female, hormones, menstrual cycle, flow, healthy period, amenorrhea

Honoring the ebb and flow of the female body

Lets be honest, it’s not the same in a woman’s body as a mans, it’s just not and it never will be. As women we are simply built to be and function differently as a human body. I have an amazing husband who supports me 200% in my goals and motivates me to no end with his example of natural …

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Less Fitness Means More Fat Loss

Aren’t we funny how we assume if we’re not getting the natural fat loss results we want, we must not be doing enough fitness, so we’ll just do more? And when the fat loss results still don’t come, we get frustrated and move from “I’ll do more” to “why I am bothering” & stop altogether, stumping our ability to progress. Where …

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Coconut & Palm Oils: Great Fats for Improved Recovery, Metabolism & Fat Loss

  Contrary to the unfortunate popular belief still, a fat loss lifestyle includes fat intake, and a very quality fat macro- nutrient profile, that most are not yet accessing, nor in the amounts that are truly what their body needs daily. When we give the body the proper natural fat sources in the right amounts at the right times, lean body …