It's Not Just Menopause; It's Your Thyroid!: 25 Thyroid and Hashimoto's Truths That Explain Why You Feel So Lousy, Drowsy, Exhausted, and Lost! (Paperback)
It's Time To Learn The Truth About Your Thyroid And Hashimoto's Do you feel like your body started to fall apart the moment you hit menopause? Has your doctor told you that your tests are normal? Are your friends and family hinting that it's all in your head and what you're feeling is just normal aging? Dr. Joni Labbe, the Thyroid Doctor, is here to tell you that you are not lazy, crazy, or finished If you feel like someone has poured water in your gas tank, it could mean that your thyroid isn't functioning properly. You could have a thyroid disease like Hashimoto's thyroiditis or even an autoimmune disorder. In this quick, and fascinating read, Dr. Labbe pulls back the curtain on your body to tell you what's really happening on the inside (Hint: It's not just menopause). Dr. Labbe reveals 25 powerful thyroid truths that will show you how an autoimmune condition can cause all the symptoms you are feeling like: > Brain fog > Stubborn weight gain > Exhaustion > Bouts of anxiety > Low sex drive > and more. Dr. Joni Labbe, DC, CCN, DCCN is a board certified nutritional consultant, public speaker, and author of numerous health-related articles and the book, Why Is Mid-Life Mooching Your Mojo? At the Labbe Health Center in San Diego, she has helped hundreds of women discover that the second half of your life can be the best half, but only if you protect your health The first step is to figure out what's wrong. In this fast and fascinating book, you will learn things like: > Normal lab tests don't mean your thyroid is normal > Your hypothyroidism might be cause by Hashimoto's > Your doctor probably isn't running the right blood tests on you > Your autoimmune disease is caused by genetics and the environment > A healthy brain makes a healthy thyroid > Gluten could be the culprit behind your hypothyroidism > You aren't crazy, lazy, or finished, no matter what your doctor tells you > And much more Learn why menopause and aging aren't the end of your life, but could be the start of an amazing new chapter of health and vitality.
Dr. Labbe is a board certified clinical nutritionist, with a specialized focus on women's health issues. She has successfully helped pre-menopausal and menopausal women regain and maintain their health since 1995. She is a professional speaker, radio personality, fitness expert, author, and former host of "Healthier Way with Dr. Labbe." She has a diplomate in Clinical Nutrition, and is pursuing a degree in Functional Neurology from the prestigious Carrick Institute. Dr. Labbe is one of the country's leading authorities on thyroid disorders, including Hashimoto's. She has authored numerous articles and blogs on health, nutrition, and thyroid issues as well as a book, "Why Is Mid-Life Mooching Your Mojo?" Dr. Labbe resides in San Diego, Calif. She likes chasing the little white ball around the golf course, jogging the hills of San Diego, and listening to music, especially gospel, jazz and the blues; favorites are Ray Charles, Billy Holiday, Etta James, and the great Eric Clapton. Laughing with friends and families over a great tribal meal is her idea of an evening well-spent. Dr. Labbe provides an excellent example of living vibrantly post-menopause; in addition she successfully manages her own symptoms of Hashimoto's and Celiac disease. It's her life's mission to help others "lose that voice in your head telling you that you're crazy lazy, or finished!"