There is a period around the late 40’s as women come up to the change of life where the ovaries stop ovulating (releasing eggs) called the “peri” menopause. “Peri” means “around” so it is the time when the ovaries are perhaps ovulating less or producing less hormones or there are hormonal changes.

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Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

grains-gluten-thyroiditisHashimoto's thyroiditis is an auto-immune condition where you are making antibodies against your own thyroid proteins and thyroid enzymes. This can result in thyroid inflammation and over time the thyroid can slow down and require thyroid replacement therapy.

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