Reverse T3 dominance

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget]   Are you suffering from reverse T3 dominance? What if when taking T4 medication your body converts it to mainly reverse T3? Have you thought that emotional distress and trauma can cause it?   Several hormones are secreted by the thyroid. The three most important hormones regarding thyroid disease and cellular function are: […]

Etiology of mental illness

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] It is already over 100 years of research on the etiology of mental illness. And we still do not have a clear answer what causes mental illness. This can be explained by the fact that we keep dividing disease into mental and physical. And our common assumption still often is that the brain […]

Weight loss balloon ‘pill’

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget]   Have you heard about swallowable gastric balloon/ weight loss balloon “pill”? Intragastric balloons are not new. They have been used since 1985 to treat obesity, helping patients feeling more full and eat less. Original models were rapidly abandoned because they were ineffective and potentially harmful. Nowadays, different kinds of intragastric balloons are […]

Balancing Microbiome

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] The  human  body  contains  a  community  of  microbial  cells  and  genetic  material,  called  microbiome.  There  is  a  growing knowledge that  the  microbiome  plays  a  vital  role  in  the  development  and  function  of  important  physiological  processes  as  digestion,  growth,  immune-defense, and brain  development. Microbiome  is  very sensitive  to  diet, stress, infection, pharmacological  intervention.   […]