By: Frank Nuber, RPh
Sometimes you have those situations when a patient’s tests show balanced hormone levels, but she’s not responding to therapy. One of these cases caused me to lose sleep pondering what I was missing that could make the difference for her. She was exercising, fixing her diet, reducing stress and applying her hormones. But it just wasn’t working. We discovered that she was iodine deficient. She began taking a non-prescription iodine supplement and miraculously recovered in less than two months.