Hypothyroidism and subclinical hypothyroidism are very common presentations in today’s world. Essentially there are 2 forms of low thyroid function: autoimmune hypothyroidism and non-autoimmune hypothyroidism. Because thyroid hormone is essential to every cell of the body, decreases in thyroid function may result in an array of symptoms and altercations to many bodily systems and functions.
I have been recently engaged in a discussion with a national, organic egg producer over the foods used to feed his chickens. The purpose of this email inquiry is not to berate farmers for using soy as a feed, but rather to discuss with farmers the potentially harmful effects of using soy as a feed,