Hypothyroidism Remedies Brooklyn NY - Dr. Donna Sergi Holistic Chiropractor

Hypothyroidism Remedies Brooklyn NY - Dr. Donna Sergi Holistic Chiropractor
"When you suffer from an ailment, such as underactive thyroid, it is often your body's way of alerting you that something is out of balance. With Nutrition Response Testing, I can detect the exact cause of your imbalance and then develop a holistic plan, which includes whole food supplements, to encourage your body's own natural healing process for improved health."
-Dr. Donna Sergi
Brooklyn Chiropractor

Finding Your Natural Hypothyroidism Remedy in Brooklyn NY

An underactive thyroid, also known as hyperthyroidism, is when the thyroid gland fails to produce an adequate amount of thyroxine. When thyroxine, the main hormone produced by the thyroid that regulates your heartbeat and controls your metabolism, is not producing at its proper levels can cause many of the body's functions to slow down. This imbalance often leads to various chronic and long-term health issues. 

Both men and women can be affected by an underactive thyroid; however, it tends to be most prevalent in women. 

Common Symptoms of an Underactive Thyroid

An underactive thyroid can present different symptoms, which develop slowly over time so that they may go unnoticeable, and sometimes even for years. Some of the most common symptoms of an underactive thyroid include:
  • Fatigue
  • Feelings of depression
  • Weight gain
  • Dry hair and skin
  • Sore or achy muscles 
  • Muscle cramps
  • Cold sensitivity
  • Constipation
  • Numbness and tingling in the fingers and hands
  • Irregular menstrual cycles
  • Slow thoughts or movements 
Common Causes of an Underactive Thyroid for Finding Your Natural Hypothyroidism Remedy in Brooklyn NY

Common Causes of an Underactive Thyroid

There are various causes of an underactive thyroid; however, in most cases, it is caused by the immune system attacking the thyroid. When the immune system attacks the thyroid gland, it renders it unable to produce the correct amount of the hormone thyroxine. 

Another leading cause of an underactive thyroid is a medical treatment to the thyroid gland. Sometimes a side effect or complication can occur from surgery, radioactive iodine therapy, or other treatments that are performed to correct an overactive thyroid or thyroid cancer, which can damage the thyroid and affect its hormone production.
  • A lack of iodine in your diet can also cause an underactive thyroid. The body requires iodine to produce the hormone thyroxine; however, an iodine deficiency can limit its production. 
  • Some medications, such as interferons, which are sometimes used to treat cancer and hepatitis C, lithium, which is commonly used to treat bipolar and depression; and amiodarone, which is used to treat irregular heartbeat can also affect the thyroid. 
  • Pituitary gland issues can also affect the thyroid's hormone production. The pituitary gland regulates the thyroid; therefore, any dysfunction with the pituitary gland can affect the thyroid. 
  • Some viral infections can also increase your risk of developing an underactive thyroid. 
Natural Remedies for Underactive Thyroid

In most cases, a nutritional deficiency is to blame for your body's imbalance. Proper nutrition enables your body to get the essential nutrients it needs to function properly. When these nutrients are absent from your diet, it can have an adverse effect on your health. Your overall health and well-being can be improved by identifying the missing nutrients and replenishing them to restore your body’s chemical balance.

Nutrition Response Testing is a healing modality that involves analyzing the body utilizing acupressure points or neurological reflexes, both noninvasive techniques, to pinpoint underlying weaknesses, deficiencies, or imbalances in the body. Different sections on the body's surface coincide to the flow of energy to every tissue, organ, and function of the body. Nutrition Response Testing provides a method of monitoring your body and helps me to determine what your body lacks and how to remedy this need. 

Once I have determined your body's specific needs, the next step is to develop a natural Hypothyroidism Remedy, which can include lifestyle and diet adjustments, and potentially adding whole food supplements to your daily routine to restore your chemical imbalance on a cellular level. 

Typically, patients require multiple office visits to be retested and learn how your body is responding to the changes made to correct their health problems. Some patients experience amazingly fast results, while other discover new health dysfunctions that require additional attention. Either way, you will be on the path of improved health and wellness as we address these health issues and take corrective actions.
Contact Brooklyn Chiropractor Dr. Donna Sergi for a Free Consultation Regarding Your Underactive Thyroid

Contact Brooklyn Chiropractor Dr. Donna Sergi for a Free Consultation Regarding Your Underactive Thyroid

As one of the leading Nutrition Response Testing Practitioners in the country, I can help you discover hidden chemical imbalances in your body that are causing pain, discomfort, and organ malfunction. Once identified, these illnesses are treated naturally with diet modification and whole food supplements, if needed.

If you are not quite feeling like yourself and want to restore health and longevity to yourself, I can work with you to develop a safe, and natural Hypothyroidism Remedy to help your body repair itself and maintain peak health. 

Hypothyroidism left untreated, can lead to more serious issues, such as anemia, hearing loss, a slow heart rate, and more. If you believe you may be suffering from hyperthyroidism, simply contact us for a free consultation on Nutrition Response Testing today. 

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