Hypothyroidism: The Unsuspected Illness
by Dr. Broda Barnes
Of all the problems that can
affect physical or mental health, none is more common than thyroid gland
disturbance. None is more readily and inexpensively corrected. None is more
often untreated and even unsuspected.
function--is one of the gland disturbances that many people suffer from without
even realizing it. It can be the cause of low energy or constant fatigue that is
one of the most common complaints brought to doctors. It may be responsible for
chronic headaches, repeated infections, unyielding skin problems, or circulatory
difficulties. Even more frightening, it can be a major factor in heart disease,
lung cancer, and emphysema. It is responsible for
many emotional and mental disturbances.
Hypothyroidism: The Unsuspected
Illness explains low thyroid function in easy, understandable language. It tells
how it may be affecting your health and your life.
Dr. Broda Barnes and Lawrence
Galton tell what the thyroid gland is, how it works and the problems its
dysfunction can induce. They detail case histories of patients, often
thought hopeless, whose problems were discovered to be related to hypothyroidism
and were cured by Dr. Barnes's simple effective techniques. They discuss
whether you too may be hypothyroid, affected by a condition even a physician may
Included is a simple test you
can take at home to discover if hypothyroidism may be the real, previously
unsuspected cause of your ill health. If you know you are hypothyroid, Hypothyroidism: The Unsuspected Illness will answer your questions about your
condition. If you suspect you may be or if you are unsure what may be causing
those chronic headaches, infections, fatigue and low energy, it may help you
find the answer.
The late Dr. Broda Barnes
practiced medicine for more than thirty-five years. His experience with patients
suffering from undiscovered cases of hypothyroidism led him to write this book.
The foundation established in his name carries on his work with hypothyroidism.
Table of Contents
The Many Faces of Thyroid Deficiency
The Vital--and Errant--Gland
The Flaw in Diagnosis...and Overcoming It
The Thyroid and Fatigue
Migraine and Other Headaches
The Thyroid in Emotional and Behavioral
Infectious Diseases: Why, For Some, So
The Thyroid and the Skin
Menstrual Disorders, Fertility Problems
and Avoiding Needless Surgery
The Hypertension Association
The Thyroid and Heart Attacks
The Thyroid, Diabetes, and Hypoglycemia
The Thyroid, Lung Cancer, and Emphysema
The Thyroid and Obesity: The Real-and Surprising
The Role of the Thyroid in Aging
A Word About Thyroid Treatment
Was this information helpful to you? Share it with others:
*FREE shipping for Media Mail rate when you add another non-book product to your order. This offer applies to shipping addresses in the lower 48 United States and the $16.00 minimum order amount must be met.