Dr Mercola’s effective treatment protocols for hypothyroid and hyperthyroid disease

By Dr Mercola Hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid, is a very common problem, and there are many reasons for this, including drinking chlorinated and fluoridated water, and eating brominated flour. Chlorine, fluoride, and bromine are all in the same family as iodine, and can displace iodine in your thyroid gland. Secondly, many people simply aren’t getting…

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Doctors begin urging iodine supplementation for pregnant women to protect developing brains

Alternative and holistic health websites and blogs, like this one, have been urging their readers for some time to supplement with iodine, not least to protect the health of their thyroids which are under pressure from the increased radiation in the atmosphere since the earthquake at Fukushima. But now conventional doctors have suddenly begun to…

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Dulse ~ Mother Nature’s own superfood

Red or purple in color, dulse is considered a superfood because of its high iodine and potassium content, plus a long list of micro-nutrients and phytochemicals. Many herbalists prefer dulse over kelp in green superfood recipes because of its bland flavor. Found primarily in cold waters off the Atlantic coast of Canada, Ireland, and Norway,…

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