Thyroid Hormone Profile

Thyroid abnormalities are one of the most common endocrine disorders affecting millions worldwide. Thyroid hormones are well known for their role in basal metabolic rate, development and growth. Hypothyroidism affects approximately 4% to 5% of the population. Testing should be considered in all high risk populations including the ageing population, postpartum women, those with autoimmune thyroid disorders and those with family history.

Could you have a Thyroid Imbalance?

If you’re feeling burned out, and are experiencing some of the symptoms listed below you may be suffering from a imbalance.

  • Cold hands and feet
  • Constipation
  • Depression
  • Changes in weight
  • Low Libido
  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Dry skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Fatigue
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia

What does this test involve?

The Hormone Profile test requires a 24 hr urine sample, our Naturopath will discuss the process with you during your appointment.