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:


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.

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.