Fatigue, lack of energy, weight gain, hair loss or thinning, cold sensitivity, dry skin, low basal body temperature, constipation, and elevated cholesterol levels are many of the symptoms that can indicate you have a thyroid imbalance! Because they cover several different systems it can take some investigation to determine thyroid as the cause. To top it off, your thyroid lab values may be within “lab normal” so it appears that you are fine.
Dr. Laura has worked with patients just like you that have had fatigue, weight gain, dry skin, low body temperatures, and “normal labs”. She recognizes that symptoms are often the best clue to an imbalanced thyroid however, she also runs thorough blood tests to determine the cause. To top it off, thyroid and adrenal symptoms often present similarly so she will look at both to determine the best plan of action. Whether it is Hashimoto’s (autoimmune thyroid), hypothyroid, or hyperthyroid she will help you get your life back.
Her emphasis on natural and holistic interventions and lifestyle changes create lasting effects. She supports you in making positive improvements, whether it’s lifestyle, dietary, or attitude, she sees that addressing the whole person makes an impactful difference on thyroid function and your overall health.
Naturopathic medicine is a sustainable, supportive approach to help you and your loved ones have a healthy thyroid and a healthy life!