The Green-Wisdom-Health Podcast with Dr. Stephen and Janet Lewis-Yes, It’s Probably Your Thyroid!

In today’s episode we discuss:

  • Could be an Iodine deficiency!
  • Can’t lose weight or easy weight gain

Poor thyroid function has been linked to serious health conditions such as:

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Acne or Eczema
  • Gum Disease
  • Infertility
  • AutoImmune Disease


We discussed low cost lab work and mentioned the 5 parts of the Thyroid that we run in our lab panels

Signs of Thyroid Fatigue:

  • Feeling like you don’t have the energy to exercise
  • A heavy, tired head, especially in the afternoon
  • Falling asleep as soon as you sit down
  • Hyperactive Thyroid
  • Feeling restless, nervous, emotional, irritable, sleeping poorly
  • Frequent bowel movements
  • Irregular menstrual periods or no menstrual periods in women
  • Rapid, forceful, or irregular heartbeat
  • Protruding eyes


Things that Wreak Havoc on your Thyroid:

  • Gluten
  • Soy
  • Bromines
  • Pesticides and Plastics
  • Soft Drinks
  • Medications
  • Fire Retardants


Iodine Deficiency symptoms that you are not getting enough Iodine in your diet:

  • Salivary Glands – Disables your saliva production, making your mouth dry
  • Skin – Results in rough and dry skin and inability to sweat normally
  • Brain – Lowers alertness and intelligence quotient (IQ) levels
  • Muscles – Produces scar tissue, pain and fibromyalgia

Lois Sonstegard, PhD

Working with business leaders for more than 30 years, Lois has learned the passion successful leaders have to leave a meaningful legacy. Lois is dedicated not only to developing leaders but to help them build a meaningful legacy.

Mike Saunders, MBA

Mike Saunders is theAuthority Positioning Coach at Marketing Huddle, the author of Amazon Bestselling book Authority Selling™, Adjunct Marketing Professor at several Universities, contributor to The Huffington Post, and member of the Forbes Coaches Council – an invitation-only community for the World’s Most Influential Business Coaches.