Hypothyroidism: Why Your Endocrinologist Isn’t Helping You – Dr. Jamie Gilliam
Tired of feeling like crap with hypothyroidism? Have you ever left your doctor’s office feeling dismissed, told that your lab results are “normal,” despite ongoing symptoms that suggest otherwise? Unfortunately, you’re not alone. Shockingly, 60% of hypothyroidism cases remain undiagnosed due to inadequate testing and misinterpretation of lab results. Even for those diagnosed, proper treatment remains elusive for many, leaving them trapped in a cycle of persistent symptoms and frustrating struggles with weight management. But fear not – in this eye-opening episode of The Heal Your Body Show, titled “Why Your Endocrinologist Isn’t Helping You,” Dr. Jamie Gilliam sheds light on the crucial aspects of hypothyroidism management, from accurate testing methods and optimal lab values to available medications and the importance of holistic care in reclaiming your vitality.
Hypothyroidism doesn’t have to dictate your life’s narrative. Armed with the right knowledge and a tailored treatment plan, you hold the keys to reclaiming your well-being. Dr. Jamie Gilliam, a thyroid cancer survivor living with hypothyroidism, intimately understands the challenges of navigating the healthcare system with hypothyroidism. With a mission to empower you to feel amazing and thrive with hypothyroidism, she shares insights garnered from her own journey and professional expertise. Tune in as Dr. Jamie unravels the truth about living with hypothyroidism, offering hope, guidance, and practical strategies to help you not just cope but flourish. It’s time to break free from the shackles of hypothyroidism and step into a life of vitality and vitality.
~ More About Heal Your Body with Dr. Jamie Gilliam ~
Dr. Jamie Gilliam is the founder of JG Wellness Clinic, where they specialize in addressing various health concerns, with a focus on thyroid disorders and hormonal imbalances within the endocrine system, autoimmune diseases, and assisting patients striving to achieve weight loss goals. Dr. Jamie holds a PhD in Integrative Medicine and an MS in Exercise Science. Jamie is also a devoted mother to seven children.
Jamie’s personal health challenges with thyroid cancer, cervical cancer, hypothyroidism, Hashimoto’s disease, and Lupus, caused her to realize that the conventional healthcare system is flawed. Tired of being sick and tired, she decided to navigate a different path.
In her pursuit of better health, Jamie explored alternative approaches to healthcare that emphasized healing rather than merely treating symptoms. Her dissatisfaction with the status quo led her to the decision to further her education and pursue a career in Integrative Medicine. This choice was rooted in her realization that many individuals are dealing with health issues but are not receiving the level of care and attention they need within the traditional healthcare system.
Through her work at JG Wellness Clinic, Dr. Jamie is dedicated to treating the whole person. She gives patients a voice and ensures patients are heard. She offers patients a comprehensive and personalized approach to healthcare, and Jamie encourages her patients to play an active role in their healthcare decisions.
To get more of Heal Your Body with Dr. Jamie Gilliam, be sure to visit the podcast page for replays of all her shows here: https://www.inspiredchoicesnetwork.com/podcast/heal-your-body-with-jamie-gilliam/