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Tired of feeling exhausted and overwhelmed by your Hashimoto’s or thyroid problems? The Health with Hashimoto’s podcast is your resource for holistic, root-cause solutions to regain your energy and create lasting wellness. Hosted by Esther Yunkin, a registered nurse, holistic health educator, and Hashimoto’s warrior, this podcast covers everything you need to know about Hashimoto’s and thyroid problems, including: * What is Hashimoto’s? * Why do people get Hashimoto’s? * How to address the r ...
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I'm giving you 20 summer health hacks for busy moms. Whether you're managing the demands of family life or simply trying to enjoy the season, these quick and easy tips will help you stay energized and healthy all summer long. Let's explore 20 simple strategies that take less than 10 minutes each and will help you support your health with Hashimoto’…
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Welcome to a book review bonus episode of the Health with Hashimoto's podcast. Today, I'm diving into The Connection Cure by Julia Hotz. Trust me, this book is a game-changer. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The subtitle says it all: The Prescriptive Power of Movement, Nature, Art, Service, and Belonging. This isn't your typical health book; it's a refreshing take on h…
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In this jam-packed episode of the Health with Hashimoto's podcast, we're diving into a common struggle many of us face in today's information age - taking action! With endless courses and info at our fingertips, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and stuck. But fear not! Episode 98 is here to guide you through actionable steps to improve your health, ev…
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Do you feel like your health goals are sabotaged by the busyness of life? As summer vacation approaches, many of us plan family trips, cabin getaways, and lakeside adventures. While these activities are exciting, they often lead to the common excuse of delaying health changes until after the fun. On this episode of the Health with Hashimoto's podca…
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Welcome to a long-anticipated episode of Health with Hashimoto's. Today, we're diving into a topic that garners a lot of curiosity—gluten. Whether you've googled it or read about the connection between gluten and thyroid issues, you might be wondering, do I need to give up gluten if I have thyroid problems? In this episode, we will explore that que…
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This winter, unlike the last several, Esther did NOT have a Hashimoto's flare-up. In this episode, she will tell you how she avoided it and give you her process. There was not one sole thing, but rather multiple things that all came together to give her the best winter in years. Find this episode written in a blog format on the website: https://hea…
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In this episode of Health with Hashimoto's, Esther, a registered nurse and holistic health educator, translates the complexities of thyroid labs, specifically focusing on T3, free T3, and reverse T3. Esther explains the importance and function of T3, its conversion process from T4, and how our body utilizes it. Find this episode written in a blog f…
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Hashimoto's is not your fault. This episode was inspired by a woman who felt like she wasn't manifesting hard enough or positive enough, by Job's three accusing friends, and by a red flag at a church emphasizing faith healing. Hashimoto's is not your fault. DOWNLOAD THE HEALTH WITH HASHIMOTO'S APP Unlock your wellness journey with the free Health w…
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There are five types of stress in managing Hashimoto's disease. Lowering stressors is an essential factor in disease management. In exploring factors impacting stress levels, we touch on dietary habits, meal planning, environmental influences, and even the significant role of nature and physical exercise in mental health and stress management. Disc…
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Are you tired of chasing unreachable goals, like trying to catch the horizon? Join Esther in this episode and explore how to break free from the cycle of perpetual striving. She has a simple routine for you that not only lowers cortisol levels but also promotes healing. Say goodbye to the endless pursuit of "better" and learn how to identify ways y…
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Did you know Amazon has a lot of counterfeit and expired supplements? Some of what is available doesn't contain what it should. Needless to say, there is some shadiness in the supplement industry. Thankfully, there is an alternative to Amazon. Fullscript is full of high-quality supplements. Links: Fullscript: https://us.fullscript.com/welcome/eyunk…
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What toothpaste do you use? Did you know some toothpastes can harm your thyroid health? In this episode learn one simple swap that can have compounding benefits. Find this episode written in a blog format on my website: https://healthwithhashimotos.com/ FREE MINI-COURSE: Hashimoto’s Decoded: In this free course you will learn what causes Hashimoto’…
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Do you know what your foundations of health are? In this episode, you will get five simple solutions that will make a difference in your overall well-being: body, mind, spirit, diet, and environment. Join me and discover how simple routines can lead to lasting holistic health! Find this episode written in a blog format on my website: https://health…
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The world changed in March of 2020. In this episode we look back at what happened, what stayed the same, how your health has been impacted, and what we can do going forward. Find this episode written in a blog format on my website: https://healthwithhashimotos.com/covid-reflections/ RELATED EPISODES 007: Stress, your thyroid, and Hashimoto's 008: 5…
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March is National Reading Month, so here are 10 fantastic books to help you in your health goals. These books can drastically alter the way you perceive health and wellness. Ranging from treating food as a healing mechanism, harnessing the power of breathing techniques, maintaining positivity in challenging times, to coping with Hashimoto's, each b…
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Did you know that 70% of autoimmune conditions stem from environmental factors? In this episode, Esther breaks down different types of chemicals you encounter, from heavy metals to food additives, and how they can trigger or worsen autoimmune symptoms. But don't worry, she offers simple tips to reduce exposure, like switching to natural products an…
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Are you using herbs and supplements in place of medication replacements or to propel our wellness goals? Is your goal to “get off medications?” Many people who take levothyroxine say that is one of their goals. Is it achievable? Or is it the wrong goal? You’ll find out in this episode of Health with Hashimoto’s. Find this episode written in a blog …
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What are the best supplements for Hashimoto’s? With over 20,000 products available to you, how do you know what vitamins or herbs are helpful if you have Hashimoto’s disease? In this episode, Esther guides you through what is most important to support your body if you have an autoimmune disease. Support your health by following this simple plan. Se…
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Fasting can cause increased stress. The low blood sugar that happens during fasting can be a root cause for some people’s Hashimoto’s and thyroid problems. Other people say nearly the opposite. They claim that fasting can help the immune system and can help your body heal. Which is true? Find out in this episode. Find this episode written in a blog…
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How well do you sleep? Could sleep be a root cause of your Hashimoto's? Or is poor sleep a result of your Hashimoto's? In this episode of "Health with Hashimoto's," we're diving deep into the relationship between sleep, inflammation, fatigue, and Hashimoto's disease. I'll share with you how sleep deprivation can trigger inflammation and worsen your…
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Some people do not convert T4 (inactive thyroid) to T3 (active thyroid) very well. Are you one of them? And what can you do about it? Answers in this episode! Because if you are making enough T4, but not converting it to T3, you might not have a thyroid problem—it’s something different! The episode deep-dives into factors like liver congestion, sel…
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Reviewing The Self-Care Devotional book. Your health depends on the whole you: body, mind, spirit, diet, and environment. This book is a good tool for those looking to improve their whole health. About the Book from the Publisher: What's the very best prescription for self-care? . . . Daily quiet time in the heavenly Father's presence, of course! B…
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Weight loss medications like Ozempic, Semaglutide, Wegovy, Mounjaro, and Zepbound have been gaining popularity. They seem like the perfect answer for people with Hashimoto’s or hypothyroid and who are struggling to lose weight. Are they the right option for you? It can be hard to find factual answers because people have OPINIONS on this topic! This…
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Knowledge is power! You are the CEO of your own health. Your doctor and other providers are on your team to give you the best advice they can. Ultimately, the action plan is in your hands. These 10 questions will help! Grab the questions and printable list here: https://healthwithhashimotos.com/questions-for-your-doctor/ DOWNLOAD THE HEALTH WITH HA…
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In this episode, uncover the truth about short-term diets, discover the power of cultivating a sustainable lifestyle mindset, and explore daily strategies for addressing the root causes of Hashimoto's thyroiditis. THE HOLISTIC HASHIMOTO’S COURSE: Are you grappling with the fatigue, brain fog, or weight struggles of Hashimoto's thyroiditis? Now, the…
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Can getting sick cause Hashimoto's? Have you heard this before? Have you heard that Hashimoto's is caused by a virus? That's what we're going to talk about in this episode. I'll give you 5 ways to stay healthy this winter during cold and flu season. THE HOLISTIC HASHIMOTO’S COURSE: Are you grappling with the fatigue, brain fog, or weight struggles …
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Create your healthiest 2024 despite the challenges of Hashimoto's. If you're tired of battling fatigue, brain fog, and a slow metabolism, this episode is tailored for you. Join me as we explore simple, sustainable solutions, cutting through the confusion of autoimmune thyroid management. Let's tackle your unique struggles together and pave the way …
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I've got a personal story about my boys trying to use their new 3D printer. They faced challenges and it reminded me of the struggles we encounter in our health journey. Much like solving 3D printing issues, finding solutions for your health requires the right guidance. That's why I created the Holistic Hashimoto's course. Are you at a point where …
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Life can be overwhelming, right? But what if I told you there's a game-changer that doesn't demand a complete lifestyle overhaul? Over the past 72 episodes, we explored the struggle many face with fatigue, brain fog, and the challenges of Hashimoto's. Well, today, I'm giving you a simple yet profound solution – a technique that, believe it or not, …
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When you have an autoimmune disease you want to minimize stress as much as you can. Here are powerful strategies to navigate festivities, maintain balance, and create lasting memories during the busy holiday season. This episode will help you lower your stress, elevate your holiday experience, and prioritize your joy this season! Find this episode …
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Bad days happen when you have an autoimmune disease like Hashimoto’s. When they blindside you, it's essential to have strategies that bring solace and help. That’s exactly what I’ve got for you in this episode. Together, let's foster resilience and create a path toward brighter days, even in the face of autoimmune challenges. Download your free Tra…
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Embrace the holiday season with a fresh perspective on food and well-being with this simple hack! Using this method you can avoid holiday weight gain, savor each moment, nourish your body, and find joy. This episode will help you make this holiday season a celebration of health, happiness, and the delicious flavors of life! The Holistic Hashimoto's…
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In this episode, you will discover the connection between estrogen and Hashimoto's and, more importantly, get 3 straightforward solutions to improve your hormone health. For all show notes and links, please see the accompanying blog post for this episode: https://healthwithhashimotos.com/estrogen-and-hashimotos/ FREE HASHIMOTO’S GUIDE: Hashimoto's …
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Explore holistic healing in this book review of "Discover God's Health Wisdom." This book busts 8 pervasive health myths while aiming to encourage readers to turn to the Bible and the Holy Spirit for guidance on health and wellness. Get the Book: https://amzn.to/45Ynv1m Listen to Her Holistic Healing Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/h…
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The power of meditation extends beyond spiritual well-being to your physical health. In this episode, Esther discusses how you can use meditation to improve your health with autoimmune conditions, such as Hashimoto's thyroiditis. As a Christian, Esther will discuss this from a Biblical framework and give you simple ways to start your Biblical medit…
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Can you drink coffee if you take thyroid medications? How close to your Synthroid can you have caffeine? What does coffee do to people with Hashimoto's? How can you increase energy naturally? You'll find answers to all those important questions in this episode of Health with Hashimoto's. MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE: Dual Synergizer + Nootropic = "Pea…
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Discover the scary connection between Halloween, fear, stress, and autoimmune health. Unmask how fear impacts your weight and immune system, especially if you have Hashimoto's disease. This October, is a less spooky approach the better option for a healthier you? RELATED EPISODES 7: Stress, your thyroid, & Hashimoto’s 8: 5 tips for the busy woman t…
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In this episode of Health with Hashimoto’s, I've got a unique story to share that will make you see your dishwasher in a whole new light. It might sound stinky and slimy, but it taught me something pretty profound about Holistic Hashimoto’s treatment and those sneaky root causes. It's funny how everyday experiences can hold some powerful lessons fo…
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In the world of Hashimoto's, knowing the root causes is only half the battle. Holistic healing is about more than just understanding your Hashimoto's root causes. It's about what you do next. Are you ready to turn your Hashimoto's diagnosis into a journey of holistic empowerment? This episode will guide you in taking your next steps. Enroll here an…
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Have you always (secretly) wondered if your poop is “normal”? Did you know there are actually some standards you can use as a guide? Esther explains it all in this episode and also gives you some simple, proven fixes so that you can improve your gut health. FREE DOWNLOAD: Hashimoto's 101 is your free guide to understanding Hashimoto's thyroiditis s…
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Food Saved Me is a memoir by Danielle Walker. If you have an autoimmune disease you’ve probably looked at making changes to your diet. This book is Danielle’s journey in doing that. She chronicles the grief and loneliness when you change your diet drastically and then provides hope and her story of improvement. Link to Book: https://amzn.to/3RGd1jL…
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With hundreds of vitamin D supplements on the market, how do you know which one to choose? Select your next vitamin D supplement with confidence using these 3 simple criteria. In this episode, you'll find out how to address common concerns, including safety, allergens, quality standards, and cost to help you make informed decisions. Episode page: h…
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In order to make a difference in your Hashimoto’s healing journey, you must know what is causing the problems. Here is part two of the root causes of Hashimoto’s. In today’s episode, you’ll be able to figure out why YOU might have Hashimoto’s. Then you can take action. Because when your Hashimoto's progresses without addressing the root cause(s), y…
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Why do women get Hashimoto’s? In this episode of Health with Hashimoto’s, you’ll learn the 8 root causes of this autoimmune disease. Knowledge is power, and understanding your triggers can pave the way for holistic wellness. DOWNLOAD THE HEALTH WITH HASHIMOTO'S APP Unlock your wellness journey with the free Health with Hashimoto's app! Join a suppo…
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We're getting real about weight loss. Guess what? It's not just about diets and treadmills. I'm here to spill the tea on how your whole self – body, mind, spirit, diet, and surroundings – plays a role in the journey. Trust me, even your spiritual life matters! Your weight story is more than meets the eye. Ready to discover a fresh perspective? Read…
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In this episode of Health with Hashimoto’s, we're diving into the world of holistic health. First up, a story about a patient in the hospital who swaps rooms and everything changes. That's the kind of impact small adjustments can have on your well-being. Join me as we chat about how being mindful of our body, mind, spirit, diet, and surroundings ca…
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Thank you for being part of this podcast over the past year! Join me today as I share your favorite episodes, talk about my wellness retreat, and get sidetracked by some turkeys that walk through my yard. I also compare your health to an old house—you don’t want to keep patching things up! Listen now so you understand how to approach changes to you…
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Health trackers like FitBit, Apple Watch, Garmin, and Oura Rings are incredible tools that can provide valuable insights into our health and support us in our journey towards improvement. However, it's important to be aware of their potential downsides as well. In this episode, we dive deep into the topic of when these wearable devices might actual…
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Check out The Holistic Hashimoto's Course right away. This is your guide to take control of your health and feel like yourself again. Have you felt overwhelmed and frustrated by conflicting and confusing information about how to manage your thyroid health? Are you caught in what feels like a never-ending cycle of feeling overwhelmed, fatigued, and …
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Have you ever felt lost in a sea of conflicting information, unsure of the right steps to take on your Hashimoto's journey? It's time to wave goodbye to confusion and say hello to a clear, personalized roadmap designed just for YOU. Enrollment into The Holistic Hashimoto's Course is open for a limited time! Enroll here and use the code "FOUNDER" to…
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