A brown plate with cut lemon, meat and greens on the wooden table.

Selenium for hypothyroidism: The missing link for Hashimoto’s Disease treatment

Selenium among other nutrients is often deficient in Hashimoto’s patients. That leads to exacerbation of the disease and counteracts treatment even when levothyroxine is used. This happens because some food products are depleted in selenium and thus it might be difficult to eat enough of it. In the case of Hashimoto’s Disease selenium supplementation is usually very helpful. Check out what dose and which form of selenium you should take if you have low selenium status.

Mushroom soup with noodles on the plate with a spoon in it. There is some parsley cut and put on the top.

Vitamin D and Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. Read it if you are a patient.

Vitamin D is nutritional compound necessary for the immune system. There is plenty of potential benefits for Hashimoto’s patients (decrease antithyroid antibodies titers, an increase of thyroid hormone levels) by the nourishment of the body by vitamin D. As though, there are a few things you should know before doing it. Otherwise, you may lose money and put your health at risk.