Ask an expert

05 Feb 2004

Thyroid Gland
I have a very over-active thyroid gland. I have been cleared from having growths, nodules and tumours or any other cause. What natural remedies can you suggest?
Answer 324 views

01 Jan 0001

If you have been cleared of having Hyperthyroidism and you just have a generally over-active metabolism, natural medicine would recommend that you use remedies that work to calm down your constitution. Natural Medicine looks at relaxation, meditation, yoga, stretching, nutrition that uses calming foods, herbal medicines that are calming. There are also homeopathic medicines that may be used specific to your symptoms, here a Homeopath would take your case and select a very specific remedy.
Try the following; take 15 to 30 minutes a day to do a complete body relaxation exercise, avoid highly stimulating exercise programs such as jogging, eat a good balanced diet with no spicy foods and avoid salt, stick to root vegetables healthy rice pasta and breads, passiflora is a good herbal remedy.
(Dr Chase Webber ND)
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.