Articles on General Health

Cholesterol and Thyroid Link
General Health
Fiona McCulloch ND

Thyroid and Cholesterol Link Confirmed Via Genetic Analysis

At the clinic, we often see that thyroid hormones and cholesterol/lipid levels are strongly linked in our patients.

Clinical studies have shown in the past that treating patients with thyroid hormones can improve cholesterol levels. However, it has never been clear that suboptimal thyroid hormone levels were directly responsible for causing high cholesterol since so many other factors are involved when a patient is hypothyroid.

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General Health
Dr. Samina Mitha, ND

Sleep and PCOS

Did you know that there’s a strong link between quality of sleep and PCOS? Dr. Samina discusses various sleep disturbances linked with this condition.

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General Health
Dr. Samina Mitha, ND

PCOS and Inflammation

One of the most common PCOS symptoms is low-grade systemic inflammation. Dr. Samina discusses the various signs of PCOS inflammation, and how to treat them.

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