In this autoimmune disease, the immune system develops antibodies against the body’s own thyroid cells.
From our practical experience there is an association between heavy metal loads in the teeth and a weakness of the thyroid.
This association seems to be dependent on the patient’s genetic disposition (HLA-A1, B8, B16, DR2, DR3, DD5R, GQ3, and DQ5)
Viruses that are connected:
Herpes Virus type I and II, Epstein Barr Virus.
As a trigger vaccinations are also questionable, especially those that contain preservatives such as aluminum hydroxide or mercury (Thimerosal®). List of US-American vaccines which contain Thimerosal®
Detox therapy / activation of elimination organs (kidney, liver, skin, lymphatic system), removal of amalgam fillings where needed, treatment of viral loads according to diagnostic results, Micro immunotherapy, detox of vaccinations.
A hormone replacement therapy usually is necessary in cases where the disease has progressed. In early stages, herbal supplements can be helpful (depending on hormone status).