You can live your best life with Hashimoto's
And I'll show you how....
I've been living healthfully with Hashimoto's for over two decades.
When I was diagnosed, I didn’t have the support of a proper care team or advocate. I was alone in navigating my health journey.
And the medication alone wasn't enough for me to thrive.
It took me a long time to uncover the holistic principles that allowed me to turn my life around and completely heal my autoimmune diseases.
THERE IS A WAY to be healthier and feel better through food, lifestyle and mind/body practices.
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Newly Diagnosed with Hashimoto's?
- Start here for having an open and collaborative conversation with your doctor: Newly Diagnosed with Hashimoto's - What To Do Next
- Prep for your next doctor's visit: Download my FREE Hashimoto's checklist.
- Watch my Hashimoto's YouTube playlist.
- Read my library of Hashimoto's blog posts
- Additional support
Ideally, you would get your TSH, Free T3 and Free T4 tested once or twice per year.
However, if you are working with your provider to adjust medication dosages in order to find the right amount, I suggest testing every six weeks.
I recommend the following lab panel for the clients I work with remotely: Extended Thyroid Test for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. It costs just $129 but is valued at over $400.
True Health Labs allow you to directly order labs that make the most sense for your health condition, enabling you to better participate in the overall management of your health.
If you do order these labs, be sure to take them with you to your next provider appointment.
Functional Nutrition testing may include additional tests such as food intolerance testing, nutrient deficiency testing and stool/microbiome testing, and is available through my office and is typically a part of the Adult Advanced Program.
Recipes & Meal Plans
Finding the right balance for your own body is the best way to restore your thyroid health.
Restoring overall balance in the endocrine system includes improving your digestive function, eliminating food triggers and supporting your immune system.
3 FREE Recipes to Support Thyroid Health
Hashimoto's Fertility Meal Plan (4 Weeks)
Take charge of your hormones, your menstrual health and tackle fertility!
For every woman who has Hashimoto's and is seeking a healthy way to eat before getting pregnant.
If you have PCOS, short luteal phase, hormone imbalances, irregular periods, have suffered a pregnancy loss or are just struggling to understand your body - this is for you!
- Four weeks of meal plans and recipes
- Foods that focus on fertility
- Plans that are suited to the phases of the menstrual cycle
- Special attention for ovarian health and combatting PCOS
This program comes with a 78-page meal plan/shopping list and full-color handout containing all of my top fertility foods and recipes that you can print and post at home.
Hashimoto's Fall Meal Plan & Recipes (4 Weeks)
Make this autumn healthy with cooking easy and delicious recipes to nourish your thyroid!
🍁 This Hashimoto's Fall Meal Plan & Recipes program helps you get meals on the table (and in your belly!) without having to think too hard about all of the work!
🍂This subscription is 4 full weeks and includes:
- 4 meals per day: breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner (gluten free meals, vegetarian/vegan modifications available)
- meal plans made up of my favorite fall and early winter recipes
- focus on special nutritional benefits of fall foods (think warming, grounding...)
- nutrition information to help you meet your goals
- grocery list to make shopping and prepping easy
- colorful recipes to inspire a nutritious eating plan and get you cooking for optimal health
Zinc helps convert T4 to T3. Zinc is also a powerful anti-inflammatory agent and it may help regulate the immune system.
Metagenics Zinc A.G.
This formula is tummy-friendly and designed to be well-tolerated by just about everyone. The dose is perfect for maintaining a good level of zinc.
Read more about Zinc and its benefits for thyroid health.
For those of us who have Hashimoto’s or other thyroid dysfunction, it is important to know that vitamin D (sometimes called “the sunshine vitamin”) is highly important, even more so than for the average person.
That’s because people with autoimmune thyroid conditions like Hashimoto’s and Grave’s diseases are more likely to be deficient in vitamin D.
Metagenics D3 5,000 + K.
This formula provides 5,000 IU per softgel of vitamin D (as D3) and bioavailable forms of vitamin K2 (menaquinone-7) to enhance absorption.
Read more about Vitamin D and its benefits for thyroid health.
While magnesium is critical to the basic healthy functioning of all individuals, I have found that it is one of the most important, and oftentimes most deficient, nutrients for those with Hashimoto’s.
Most people with Hashimoto’s have numerous micronutrient deficiencies.
Metagenics Mag Glycinate
Mag Glycinate features a magnesium amino acid chelate (bis-glycinate) designed to enhance absorption and intestinal tolerance.
Read more about Magnesium and its benefits for thyroid health.