Iodine, Carnivore and Heavy Metals.

We often worry about our thyroid when we change up our dietary theory, especially on keto or carnivore. I mean where is our iodine coming from on a carnivore diet? I’m glad you asked! Beef, shrimp, cheese and fish all contain iodine, phew! Ok well so do egg...
Cravings and Carnivore

Cravings and Carnivore

Something I commonly hear from patients on carnivore as how surprised they are that their cravings vanished. They don’t crave dirty carbs or sweets anymore. I think that is part of what makes this WOE so easy to maintain. Part of the reason we crave less on...

Back To The Bitter Basics

See what I did there…. with the title? It’s my wild and wacky sense of humour. But seriously though back to basics does mean back to adding BITTERS into your life. We have been using bitters since the days of dawn and for good reason – our digestion...

Your Kidneys and Your Thyroid

Did you know our thyroid has a direct affect on our kidneys? Our kidneys are important when it comes to converting the inactive form T4 into the usable and active form T3… So not having a properly functioning kidneys could mean thyroid disease – as much as...

Tyrosine and Your Thyroid

I actually wanted to start this with the title Carnivore and Your Thyroid… but I didn’t want to put anyone off by the title. Tyrosine is an amino acid that our body needs to make thyroid hormones. While it is considered a non essential amino acid used to...