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Is Too Much Fruit Bad?

For years the authorities have told us that we should be consuming a lot of fruits and vegetables.  While eating a diet high in fruits and vegetables is better than one consisting of processed, refined and fast foods, as fruits are packed with antioxidants, vitamins and minerals, there are a number of potential health hazards associated with too much fruit …

liver, hypothyroidism, hypothyroid, thyroid disease, detoxification, detox, wellness, Functional Medicine, Functional Nutritionist

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 …