It is amazing what some of the little know organs in our body are truly doing for us. One that we probably don't give any thought to is the thyroid. Sure, we all know of someone who takes thyroid medication and truly benefits from that, but what if we could keep our organs healthy enough that they didn't need supplementation? I would like to think that we would all like that as our ideal scenario. I am endlessly amazed at the vital role that proper nutrition plays in the functioning of the body's organs and how even just minor deficiencies in micronutrients can have major effects.
To see a snapshot of how this delicate interplay can unfold, check out this article on how iron effects the thyroid.
Linking Thyroid Problems, Iron, Fatigue, and Cognitive Ability