The Thyroid Connection:Why You Feel Tired, Brain-Fogged, and Overweight — and How to Get Your Life Back by Amy Myers, MD

     Dr. Amy Myers was born in Louisiana and raised in a well healthy lifestyle home where her meals were organic foods. During her second year of medical school, she was diagnosed with Grave’s Disease (toxic diffuse goiter). She went through another path and worked with a doctor of Chinese medicine. Dr. Myer received her Doctorate in Medicine and worked her way for five years in emergency medicine.  She has helped many people recover from thyroid condition based on her program.  Dr. Myer is a prominent leader in Functional Medicine. She has authored numerous books, which include, “The Autoimmune Solution,” and “35 Recipes to Heal your Gut”. Also, she was announced as New York Times best seller author. She is a host of the upcoming summit “The Myers Way: Thyroid Connection Solution,” a free online summit and her latest TV show “28 Metabolism Makeover”. Dr. Myers currently has her office “Austin UltraHealth” in Austin, Texas, specializing IN Naturopathic/Holistic, and Nutritional Health.

“The Thyroid Connection” is a comprehensive map to direct you to understand thyroid condition. Dr. Myer simplifies the thyroid’s function and identifies the root of the symptoms causing you not to live an ordinary life. She gives a blueprint on how to reduce toxins, inflammations, controls stress by holistic medicine (natural healing) with meals, exercise, and natural supplements.  Dr. Myers uses her general skills to help people with thyroid condition take control of their life. Dr. Myers aims to provide a lot of holistic resources and medical advice. It takes readers to take charge by educating themselves about their thyroid and necessary changes to their natural diet plan and lifestyle.

Readers who are suffering from thyroid symptoms may have a better understanding and comprehension of issues that can cause thyroid disease.  The book educates on all spectrums of thyroid diseases, such as Hashimoto Disease, Grave’s Disease, Hyperthyroidism, and Hypothyroidism. Dr. Myers has firsthand knowledge of thyroid condition herself, and as a medical professional, she knows what people with the condition goes through when someone is suffering from the disease. Thyroid epidemic affects about 20 million American and counting, and yet the medication giving does not adequately address the symptoms.  Dr. Myer teaches you how to work with your doctor, for instance, what blood tests to ask for, what they mean and do, how to research on available medications for thyroid hormone. She includes foods and some recipes for stress reduction, inflammation, brain fog, fatigue, and sufficient sleep.

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“The Thyroid Connection” is divided into five books.  Dr. Myers’ firsthand thyroid issue and with her knowledge helped thousands of people find many ways to take control of their lifestyle and achieve the best health. When I read Dr. Myer’s book, I began having a different perspective on how important it is to take control of myself mentally, psychological, and physically with this thyroid problem and focus that what I had to do to take my normal life.  There a quote by Susan Del Gatto says “If you choose not to deal with an issue, then you give up your right of control over the issue, and it will select the path of least resistance.”

Work Cited

Myers, Amy. The Thyroid Connection. Little, Brown and Company Hachette Book Group, Inc. September 16.


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