"Today we are discussing the thyroid gland and hypothyroidism-low thyroid functioning. Do you take thyroid hormones like Synthroid, yet still suffer from fatigue, weight gain, hair loss, depression, or other hypothyroid symptoms? Are your symptoms steadily worsening while your blood tests stay the same? Are you one of the many, many unfortunate individuals who think you are suffering from a thyroid imbalance and have been told that your thyroid function is normal and your symptoms go untreated because your lab tests say that everything is normal? In today’s program you will learn why treating the thyroid is often ineffective. You will find out what the real underlying culprits are and why it doesn’t show up on your blood test. Dr. Sevlie will explain why taking thyroid hormones and even why taking some thyroid supplements may not help your thyroid condition and can even make your symptoms worse. In today’s program you will learn the true cause of most cases of hypothyroidism in this country and what to do about it."