Original Date: March 17, 2013
Presenter: Alison McAllister, ND
1.5 general CEUs for NDs approved by OBNM and CNDA
The thyroid gland plays an integral role in women’s health. In this lecture, Dr. McAllister reviews the physiology and biochemistry of how the thyroid works. The benefits and problems among treatment modalities, both allopathic and naturopathic will be discussed and how the function of the thyroid and thyroid hormones interact with the endocrine system and specifically other hormones of the body. Dr. McAllister also reviews recent research and finding in the literature about the thyroid gland.