zonulin, leaky gut, gluten, autoimmune disease & thyroid: this pioneering researcher tells all

zonulin, leaky gut, gluten, autoimmune disease & thyroid: this pioneering researcher tells all

The day this national leading expert agreed to be interviewed by phone, I had goose bumps on my arms.

I love how Dr. Fasano made it so easy to understand what can be very complex topics. I was so inspired by our interview that I created images too.

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My Thyroid on Fire: A Story in 15 Glimpses

My Thyroid on Fire: A Story in 15 Glimpses

Dr. Cynthia Li’s personal story had me hanging onto every word…incredible.
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Reversing Autoimmune Thyroid Disease Is Possible

Reversing Autoimmune Thyroid Disease Is Possible

Michelle heaeld herself of Hashimoto’s and Lupus and has been free of symptoms and antibodies since 2009. For over eight years, she has helped hundreds of people reverse chronic inflammatory and autoimmune conditions with her Functional Mind-Body programs.
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Leaky Gut: The missing piece in many Autoimmune Diseases, like Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Leaky Gut: The missing piece in many Autoimmune Diseases, like Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

When I first heard the term “leaky gut” I recall thinking, “What the heck is that?”

Treatment for leaky gut would turn out to be one of the key pieces to my thyroid success story.
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Autoimmune Patients, Have You Heard of Th1 and Th2 Dominance?

Autoimmune Patients, Have You Heard of Th1 and Th2 Dominance?

I remember the day I was reading the book Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms? When My Lab Tests Are Normal by Dr. Datis Kharrazian and came across the section on the importance of Th1 and Th2 dominance in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. I had never heard of this concept before and found it intriguing. I recently came across Mickey Trescott’s explanation of Th1 and Th2 dominance and felt it important to share with all of you.

This post was originally created for www.ThePaleoMom.com in two parts What is the Role of Th1 and Th2 in Autoimmune Disease? and How do You Balance Th1 and T2 in Autoimmune Disease  and re-posted together as one article here at Hypothyroid Mom with permission. Sarah Ballantyne, Ph.D. (a.k.a. The Paleo Mom) is author of a fabulous book called The Paleo Approach – Reverse Autoimmune Disease and Heal Your Body.
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