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A Good and Bad Food For The Thyroid- Check Our List!

Is there a  bad food for your thyroid? Of course there is. The same as there is food that is very good and healthy for it.

The thyroid is a very small body part that is producing a key hormones for your body’s metabolism and for your body to function properly. Today more and more people are suffering from the thyroid diseases and mostly due to stress they have.

If it works properly, you are not even aware that you have it, even though it is positioned in your neck. It helps to regulate your temperature, metabolism, heartbeat and more.

So, if it starts to not working properly you will notice, for sure. There will start the problems with the  thyroid hormone production(TH).

If there is not enough of the hormones, you might experience weight gain, depression with anxiety and  sluggishness.

If your thyroid produces the excessive amount of hormones then you might experience problems with your heartbeat, weight loss,  nervousness,  irritability and  sweating.

What can cause your thyroid to not work properly are:  environmental toxins,  an autoimmune condition, huge stress and genetics. But your diet too. And this is at least one thing you can control. Because there is a good and bad food for your thyroid.


Good food:

  • Seaweed
  • Yogurt
  • Brazil nuts
  • Milk
  • Beef and chicken
  • Fish
  • Shellfish
  • Eggs
  • Berries
  • Broccoli
  • Kale
  • Bok choy
  • Cauliflower


Bad food:

  • Gluten
  • Processed foods
  • Fast food

So, if you don’t have problems with the  thyroid, to not start to have them, change your diet plan. Some things we cannot control and as said, this is what we can, so take care of your health.

If, unfortunately, you are among those who do have issues with their thyroid, you should definitely  change your diet. It will help you a lot. Healthy habits are always the key to have a healthier body.