Friday, July 24, 2015

"The Best Thyroid Diet" with Dr. Nikolas Hedberg

What IS the best way to eat if you have a thyroid disorder? Hawthorn University Holistic Health & Nutrition Webinar Series hosts Dr. Nikolas Hedberg for "The Best Thyroid Diet", Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 at 4 PM PST / 7 PM EST. Dr. Hedberg will cover all of the latest research on how various types of diets can affect the thyroid gland and the best way to eat. Specific nutrition strategies will be covered for hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's thyroid disease including:

-The best protein, carbohydrate and fat ratios for thyroid health
-The goitrogen myth
-How ketogenic diets and fasting affect thyroid health
-Is gluten-free absolutely necessary in Hashimoto's?
-Does your body type determine what you should eat?
-What to eat if you are exercising to optimize thyroid health
-How does leptin resistance affect thyroid health and how to reverse it
-What is the most important nutrient for thyroid receptor health?
-How does your pH affect thyroid hormones?
-What is the best herbal supplement to enhance thyroid function?

All of these will be covered in detail so you can immediately begin to make changes to optimize thyroid health and function.

Nikolas R. Hedberg, D.C., D.A.B.C.I., D.A.C.B.N., B.C.N.P., is a Board Certified Naturopathic Physician, Chiropractic Physician, and is Board Certified in Nutrition by the American Clinical Board of Nutrition and a Board Certified Chiropractic Internist by the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. Dr. Hedberg is the founder of the Immune Restoration Center located in Asheville, North Carolina where he treats patients worldwide with a variety of health problems. He serves as a member of the North Carolina Integrative Medical Society, American Clinical Board of Nutrition, American Chiropractic Association, The American Chiropractic Association's Council on Diagnosis & Internal Disorders, and the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. He also consults with conventional and alternative medicine physicians on their most complex cases.

Join us early at 3:50 PM PST / 6:50 PM EST our new Book Review segment when Paula Bartholomy and Hawthorn graduate Debbie Vail discuss Dr. Hedberg’s newest release The Complete Thyroid Health and Diet Guide (2015).


Hawthorn University students and graduates are also encouraged to join in on post-webinar discussions on the Hawthorn Forums. On your forum, just navigate to General Questions and Postings > Teleclasses and Webinars to post or join in on any discussions.

Dr. Nikolas Hedberg