Your hormones determine who you are, what you are and how you are. Hormone disturbances have become frighteningly common for a variety of reasons. In our newest book will let you know what you can about your hormones now and what might be possible in the future. To read more on how Lee Kennedy MD unmasks 50 common hormone mysteries such as “is oestrogen treatment safe for women?” and “Is testosterone treatment safe for men and women?” purchase your own copy through amazon linked below.
Feeling tired? Can’t lose weight? Brain foggy and you can’t get motivated? It might be your thyroid – or maybe you are already on thyroid treatment. Underactive thyroid is on the increase. It often goes unrecognised and treatment often does not take away symptoms.
In this book Lee Kennedy uses the latest evidence to challenge the way that underactive thyroid is managed. He points the way to a more personalised approach centred on the patient and his or her symptoms. The Thyroid Renaissance takes a fresh look at what we know – or should know about the thyroid.
In this book Lee Kennedy uses the latest evidence to challenge the way that underactive thyroid is managed. He points the
Why is treatment with T3 not recommended – it is the biologically active hormone?
Is treatment with L-thyroxine on its own safe?
Is there still a place for thyroid extract?
What are we aiming for with treatment – surely not just a normal TSH?
Why not earlier treatment – maybe even before hormone levels become abnormal?
Do thyroid antibodies make you sick – even if hormone levels are normal?
Do diets and supplements really help?
This book provides patients and health professionals with the information they need to tackle thyroid symptoms that are often disabling. It is truly a renaissance – a rebirth – in the thinking about how hypothyroidism should be managed.
Lee Kennedy MD PhD is a specialist in endocrinology and internal medicine. He has researched the thyroid for many years. He has written and presented widely on thyroid-related topics.