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The Best Thyroid Diet with Dr. Nikolas Hedberg


What IS the best way to eat if you have a thyroid disorder? Dr. Hedberg will cover all of the latest research on how various types of diets can affect the thyroid gland and the best way to eat. Specific nutrition strategies will be covered for hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's thyroid disease including:

-The best protein, carbohydrate and fat ratios for thyroid health
-The goitrogen myth
-How ketogenic diets and fasting affect thyroid health
-Is gluten-free absolutely necessary in Hashimoto's?
-Does your body type determine what you should eat?
-What to eat if you are exercising to optimize thyroid health
-How does leptin resistance affect thyroid health and how to reverse it
-What is the most important nutrient for thyroid receptor health?
-How does your pH affect thyroid hormones?
-What is the best herbal supplement to enhance thyroid function?

All of these will be covered in detail so you can immediately begin to make changes to optimize thyroid health and function!

Nikolas R. Hedberg, D.C., D.A.B.C.I., D.A.C.B.N., B.C.N.P., is a Board Certified Naturopathic Physician, Chiropractic Physician, and is Board Certified in Nutrition by the American Clinical Board of Nutrition and a Board Certified Chiropractic Internist by the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. Dr. Hedberg is the founder of the Immune Restoration Center located in Asheville, North Carolina where he treats patients worldwide with a variety of health problems. He is also a researcher and author with publications in journals and the book The Thyroid Alternative (2011) as well as the new book The Complete Thyroid Health and Diet Guide (2015). Dr. Hedberg is a Faculty Advisor at Hawthorn University on a variety of advanced topics. He serves as a member of the North Carolina Integrative Medical Society, American Clinical Board of Nutrition, American Chiropractic Association, The American Chiropractic Association's Council on Diagnosis & Internal Disorders, and the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. He also consults with conventional and alternative medicine physicians on their most complex cases.

The first ten minutes of this webinar are dedicated to our new Book Review segment where Paula Bartholomy and Hawthorn graduate Debbie Vail discuss Dr. Hedberg’s newest release The Complete Thyroid Health and Diet Guide (2015).

Hawthorn University students and graduates are also encouraged to join in on post-webinar discussions on the Hawthorn Forums. On your forum, just navigate to General Questions and Postings > Teleclasses and Webinars to post or join in on any discussions.

Click Here for a PDF copy of the slide presentation used in this webinar.