Thyroid gluten connection

The best seller, synthetic thyroid hormone

I found it interesting to read in Chris Kresser,article that the 4th highest selling drug in America is a synthetic form of Thyroid hormone. That it is estimated that 20 million Americans have some form of Thyroid imbalance.

The gluten part

Then he goes on in another article about the cconnection between Thyroid imbalance and gluten intolerance

Overview of the thyroid system (See Wikipedia:...

Overview of the thyroid system © Wikipedia

Chris is a licensed acupuncture and practitioner of integrative medicine. His articles are worth reading. The connection between gluten and Thyroid in a country like the US where the diet is practically based on white flour, hence gluten.

It shure made me think

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3 responses to “Thyroid gluten connection

  1. That’s very interesting!

  2. I am stunned! Especially about the 4th best selling drug!

  3. Great info especially because I am a celiac. Thanks for sharing.

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