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Thyroid Health Archive

Stress Support and Adrenal Support

We have all undoubtedly experienced some sort of physical or emotional stress in our lives. While short-term stress is normal, long-term, chronic stress has been associated with numerous stress-related health conditions, such as anxiety, hypertension, chronic fatigue syndrome, HPA axis dysfunction, and metabolic syndrome.  Eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and utilizing relaxation techniques can

Hyperthyroidism and Grave’s Disease

Grave’s Disease is not given enough attention in social media. So, I decided to do a more basic explanation of what to do if you were diagnosed with hyperthyroidism. Unfortunately, conventional medicine treats different autoimmune diseases (presentations) as if there were completely different issues with unknown causes (unknown etiology). Functional medicine considers different root causes

“Adrenal Fatigue” or HPA-Axis Dysfunction

Should you need more help with managing the symptoms and finding out the root cause of your health issues, schedule a consultation with Zhanna Tarjeft, FNP Here. BOOK AN APPOINTMENT Zhanna Tarjeft, FNP-BC is a Functional Medicine Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in gut health issues such as SIFO (Small Intestinal Fungal Overgrowth), SIBO (Small Intestinal

NP Thyroid Recall

Have you heard of NP Thyroid recall? I have found out about it recently, but I stopped prescribing it over a year ago. My patients and I had the side effects of underdosing the thyroid hormone even though previously we were optimal on a certain dose of NP Thyroid. Keep up-to-date with the changes and

A Sneak Peak into my Thyroid Labs

My Thyroid Lab Interpretation or how I dropped the ball because of stress and lack of time and did not check my labs on time. Therefore, I got hypothyroid symptoms and other downstream side effects such as high free testosterone and high fasting blood sugar… Can you relate?