Thyroid Symptoms, Tests and Complications-The Green Wisdom Health Podcast with Dr. Stephen and Janet Lewis

There are 2 main disorders related to the thyroid gland: One is Hypothyroidism, when your thyroid gland doesn’t produce enough thyroid hormone. This is often linked to an iodine deficiency.

Symptoms include:

  • Cold Sensitivity
  • Hair loss, including eyebrows
  • Rough skin, dry, tangled hair
  • Lethargy
  • Weight Gain
  • Constipation
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Memory Loss

Also related to hypothyroidism that are seemingly unrelated to this condition include:

  • Fallen arches
  • Asthma
  • Psoriasis
  • Neck Pain and Stiffness
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hoarseness
  • Pale Skin and Vertigo

The second disorder is overactive thyroid, or hyperthyroidism, often called Graves Disease. Its symptoms are opposites of those caused by underactive thyroid.

They include:

  • Restlessness and irritability
  • Weight loss
  • Brain Fog
  • Frequent Bowel Movements
  • Irregular Heartbeat
  • Protruding Eyes


Best overall product we recommend for thyroid balance:

Ortho Molecular Thyrotain

Lab tests to determine if your thyroid is functioning properly:


Dr. Stephen and Janet Lewis

Dr. Stephen Lewis,D.C. and Janet have a long history of helping people achieve their optimal health, by utilizing extensive, but low cost lab work. Dr. Stephen Lewis, D.C. stays current on the latest research pertaining to nutritional supplements and optimal health.

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.