Category Archives: thyroid

Adrenal Fatigue

Low energy? How thyroid conditions can be overlooked.

Dr. Tasreen Alibhai, N.D.
Dr. Tasreen Alibhai

Fatigue is a common symptom of hypothyroidism, otherwise known as an underactive thyroid. In individuals with this condition, the body’s metabolism begins to slow down, leading to symptoms like low energy and lethargy. This differs from hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid, in which the body’s metabolism speeds up.


How Supporting Your Thyroid Can Help You Achieve Your Wellness Goals

Natasha Asselstine, R.H.N.
Natasha Asselstine, R.H.N.

Many people – particularly women in their 30s and into menopausal years – have an underactive thyroid without realising it. An underactive thyroid (or hypothyroidism) can be associated with lifestyle (such as high stress and poor diet) and genetic markers that may predispose people to it.