Should thyroid remedies include a gluten and wheat free foods lifestyle?
The connection between gluten, thyroid disorders, and autoimmune disease is a complex topic that should be addressed nutritionally.
Autoimmune disorders are very common, especially autoimmune thyroid diseases. At least 10 percent of the population suffers from a thyroid disorder and an estimated 13 million people in the United States have thyroid dysfunction and don’t know it (R).
In some populations, the prevalence is almost 25% [R].
Up to 20% of women greater than 60 years of age have subclinical hypothyroidism as well [R].[Read more…] about Should A Gluten & Wheat Free Lifestyle Be Part of Your Thyroid Remedies