Why Isn’t My Brain Working?
Dr. Kharrazian talks to Sean Croxton of Underground Wellness about depression for the Depression Sessions summit happening June 14.
By paying attention to other symptoms, such as insomnia, brain fog, or anxiety, you can learn about the underlying causes of your depression and how to manage them.
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Hashimoto’s Awareness is a new non-profit organization created by two Hashimoto’s patients to raise awareness about the condition, connect people with the right information, and advocate for advancing research and better patient care. They’ve got leading Hashimoto’s and autoimmune authors and experts on their advisory board (myself included) and are raising money to bring Hashimoto’s […]
Sick to Death is a film in the works about the mismanagement of thyroid disease in the standard health care model. Although the film maker doesn’t delve into managing autoimmunity, she does address the neglect and dismissal that so many thyroid patients suffer through today in the standard health care model. We have received thousands […]
If you’ve read my brain book you’ve heard about functional neurology. Many people still don’t know about this powerful and effective therapy. It can be difficult to explain, which is what makes Dr. Robert Melillo’s book Disconnected Kids so great. He’s able to make complex concepts not only easy to understand but also easy to […]
I am pleased to announce I have recently been appointed Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. The university was founded in 1905 and provides an excellent education to 4,000 students in medicine, nursing, and public health at its Southern California location. The university is currently […]
Are you one of 70 million people suffering from digestive diseases in the United States? Discover how your digestive health is intimately linked to your immune, endocrine, circulatory and brain at The Healthy Gut Summit, free and online from February 9-16, 2015. This event features interviews with 32 respected thought leaders and physicians who share […]
Science has reliably proven that environmental pollutants, chemicals, and toxins can trigger autoimmunity. These chemicals include mercury, lead, benzene, solvents, and other compounds found in our everyday environment — carpets, mattresses, plastic utensils, plastic water bottles, fire retardants found in furniture and children’s pajamas, etc. Many people mistakenly believe the best thing to do in […]
In appreciation of my readers and to announce some new releases I am raffling off some free books —print, audio, and ebooks. My brain book, Why Isn’t My Brain Working?, is now available as an audiobook. I will be giving away 14 copies to people who enter the raffle on Facebook. The brain book is […]
The online Digestion Sessions event kicks off Sunday but you can listen to my entire talk today for FREE. I talk about The Gut-Brain Axis. Just click here. Commenters are calling it mind-blowing, a must-watch, and amazing. Among other things I talk about why supplements and diet may not go the distance in fixing leaky […]
Gluten-free foods are one of the fastest growing niches in the food industry, which is great when you’ve discovered you have a gluten sensitivity. However, I always caution my patients to be careful with foods labeled gluten-free as they may be made in factories that also process gluten. Also, there has been no oversight — […]
The Hashimoto’s Institute is an eight-day online event featuring almost 30 thyroid authors and experts who will talk about issues related to Hashimoto’s hypothyroism. The event runs Monday through Friday, Sept. 15-22. Hashimoto’s and brain health I will be speaking about Hashimoto’s and brain health Thursday, Sept. 18. You can listen to my session for […]
The following was written by Stacey Robbins, a reader with Hashimoto’s who made the lifestyle changes necessary to manage her health. She originally made this post about the autoimmune diet for the Facebook Hashimoto’s 411 group and turned it into a chapter for her book You’re Not Crazy and You’re Not Alone: Losing the Victim, […]
When managing Hashimoto’s or any autoimmune disease, one goal is to avoid triggers that cause flare ups. Although avoiding dietary triggers — such as gluten, grains, dairy, GMOs, lectins, etc. — is foundational, did you know environmental triggers can cause flare ups too? For example, one of the most common and most overlooked autoimmune triggers […]