Itching is a bothersome thing. What is so ironic about it is that when you itch, it is often due to something deeper than skin. Beyond just contact dermatitis (touching metals or plants for example, that induce a histamine response) there are many reasons we itch. Itching can be a side effect of medication, an… Continue reading Why Itch?
Of all the auto immune and endocrine disorders combined, the most common one I've seen is hypothyroid, and usually it is the auto immune variety known as Hashimoto Disease. Common symptoms include hair falling out, fatigue upon waking that does not improve as day goes on, weight gain, feeling cold all over, and headaches. These… Continue reading Thyroid Health