According to traditional Chinese medicine, we shouldn’t just treat your thyroid gland but the body as a whole.
Assessment of what organ channels are affected is the first step in the treatment.
There are 2 types of Thyroid gland disorders:
1. Hypothyroidism (Underactive)
TCM: Liver Qi Stagnation with Spleen and Kidney yang deficiency.
Easily Gain Weight
Stomach bloating after eating
Avoid eating frozen or cold temperature foods.
Get plenty of sunshine per day.
Key: Warm the body.
2. Hyperthyroidism (Overactive)
TCM: Liver heat and Kidney yin deficiency.
Avoid spicy, hot foods.
Slow, relaxing exercises.
Key: Cool the body.