Thyroid Answers podcast is focused on providing answers to the most common question people who have a thyroid problems and thyroid symptoms need and want answers to.
The podcast is hosted by Dr Eric Balcavage and Dr Erica Riggleman. Both are doctors of functional medicine, chiropractors and certified nutrition specialists. Their practices focus on helping people with thyroid conditions improve their symptoms and regain their health using functional medicine.
Closing the Gaps in Healthcare
In this episode, I have a discussion with Dr. Elizabeth Rodgers. She is a functional medicine practitioner trying to figure out how to bring the allopathic and medical communities together to provide the best outcomes for our patients and communities.
In this episode we discuss:
- the challenges with a healthcare system run by a third party
- the business of sick-care and chronic illness
- the greenwashing of medicine
- and more
Addressing Emotional Fitness
In this episode of the Thyroid Answers Podcast, I am joined by Dr. Kelly Halderman and Madeleine Lowry to discuss emotional stress, the cell danger response, and the Map Method.
Madeleine is a certified Map Method Practitioner. The MAP Method is an advanced neural retraining method that works directly with the subconscious mind.
The MAP Method is a technique used by trained practitioners to essentially change how your brain responds to experiences and your environment.
DUTCH Test in Detail
In this episode of the podcast, I interview Dr. Carrie Jones, the medical director of Precision Analytical, the developer of the wildly popular hormone testing kit, the DUTCH Test.
We dig into the DUTCH test in this episode. Dr. Jones and I discuss each of the markers in the androgen and estrogen section of the test so that you understand what each test maker represents, its significance, and how it relates to your health, and symptoms.
The Truth About Adrenal Fatigue
In this episode of the podcast, I discuss fatigue and adrenal physiology with Dr. Joel Rosen.
Joel is an expert in adrenal physiology and has spent more than a decade helping people understand and address adrenal function.
We discuss topics like:
- What is "Adrenal Fatigue"?
- Does "Adrenal Fatigue" really exist?
- What causes the symptoms people associate with adrenal fatigue
- What are the strategies people can use to identify and address what is causing their fatigue?
- More ...
6 Lab Patterns of Cellular Hypothyroidism
In this episode of the Thyroid Answers Podcast, I am joined by Dr. Kelly Halderman to discuss 6 lab patterns that can be used to detect cellular/tissue hypothyroidism, despite "normal" blood levels.
If you have been told your thyroid labs are normal, yet you have chronic hypothyroid symptoms?
This is the podcast for you to dig into. We break down 6 common lab patterns that might confirm that you have less than optimal thyroid hormone impacting your tissues.
Introduction to Probiotics
In this episode, I speak with Jeff Thurston co-owner of Master Supplements and US Enzymes. We discuss the basics of probiotics that everyone should know and understand.
We cover topics like:
- What a probiotic actually is
- The difference between prebiotics and probiotics
- What someone should look for when considering a probiotic
- What probiotics do
- Does everyone need to take a probiotic
- And more ...