By far the most common thing I hear about when treating hypothyroid patients is that they are struggling to lose weight. And next question will be what type of diet is right for them, and what can they do to accelerate weight loss? Losing weight with low thyroid function is a challenge for many. Let me be straight with you. Regardless of whether you have hypothyroidism or not, losing weight is rarely easy. Yes, it can be even harder if you have a slow metabolism from untreated or undertreated … [Read more...] about Hypothyroidism and Weight Loss
The most common complaint I get on a daily basis from my new thyroid patients is this: “I’ve been treated for my hypothyroidism and have been on my meds for years but I still don’t feel good”. Patients will tell me, sometimes through tears, that despite years of treatment they still feel tired, cold, have aches and pains, have hair falling out and continue to gain weight. What is happening here? Why are so many Hypothyroid patients still suffering and feeling unwell despite … [Read more...] about Are You Being Treated for Hypothyroidism and Still Don’t Feel Well? You Are Not Alone!
Check out Dr Maturo's appearance on Good Morning Arizona 3TV this morning, talking about thyroid disease with celeb Gena Lee Nolin!! Click on the link below to watch the video. Posted by Maturo Medical Weight and Wellness on Thursday, 12 November 2015 … [Read more...] about Dr Maturo on 3TV talking about Thyroid disease and Hypothyroidism
One of the most common causes for unexplained weight gain or weight loss is when the thyroid gland is off balance. The thyroid regulates metabolism, making it an integral component in maintaining a healthy weight. When it is off balance, either overactive or underactive, weight fluctuations are common, along with other symptoms. It is important to understand the signs and symptoms of thyroid problems so that you can seek medical assistance to regain thyroid balance – if … [Read more...] about Weight Gain and Weight Loss: Common Symptoms of Thyroid Disorders