CATEGORY: Stuff in the ‘hypothyroidism’ Category


Thyroid Replacement, Why BioBalance Health® Does It Differently

Replacing thyroid hormone should be done with optimal doses, and not the lowest possible dose that keeps people alive. BioBalance Health®, Dr. Kathy Maupin and Dr. Rachel Sullivan have a combined total of 42 years of successfully treating hypothyroidism in[...]
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The Thyroid Myth that Doctors Still Believe

The thyroid gland is the most important gland to human life.   I have had hypothyroidism since I was 23, so I have had an interest in the thyroid gland, how it works and what treatments work and which ones[...]
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A Slow Heartbeat Is Not Necessarily A Sign of Health

A slow rate suggests that you are not pumping enough blood to your body and this can cause poor oxygenation Points to Remember: Slow heart rate can be from hypothyroidism Slow heart rate can be caused by an arrhythmia (an[...]
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A continuation of the discussion of the signs of hypothyroidism

What you need to know about Hypothyroid Symptoms. Physical Signs of Hypothyroidism:  What a doctor or YOU can see or feel on your body:   Low Pulse and Low Blood pressure Basal Body Temperature below 98 (your oral temperature taken[...]
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Hypothyroidism is the Overlooked Diagnosis

Discussing the 13 signs and symptoms of Hypothyroidism. Recently a long-term patient who has taken testosterone and estradiol pellets for over a decade, insisted that her PCP take care of her thyroid medicine, blamed me and her estradiol and testosterone[...]
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How Dr. Maupin Treats Thyroid Disease

Thyroid function is absolutely necessary to be well and age in a healthy manner. In the face of how mainstream medicine has set the system to NOT diagnose hypothyroidism, I am criticized daily for diagnosing hypothyroidism in my office for[...]
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The Five Most Common Problems In Patients With Low Testosterone

Replacing Testosterone Is The Foundation To Good Health After Age 50. New patients rarely come to the BioBalance Health office with just low testosterone. I find that if at the request of a patient I only replace their low testosterone[...]
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A Case Study Of Hypothyroidism – Part 2 of 2

Doctors Cannot Rely on Lab Data Alone When Treating Hypothyroidism. This week Brett Newcomb and Dr. Maupin present a continuation of a  case study on Hypothyroidism. This individual is a composite of a couple of clients who contacted Dr. Maupin[...]
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Fatigue While on Testosterone Pellets

Initially when both men and women come to me for midlife symptoms, fatigue is the second most common complaint. Frequently I hear my patients complain that they are “tired” even though they have been on testosterone pellets (some with estradiol)[...]
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How to Treat Hypothyroidism

This videos covers how to treat hypothyroidism, also known as low thyroid. This week, Brett Newcomb and I discuss how to treat hypothyroidism (low thyroid). One of the first things we talk about is the source of one type of[...]
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