Ep. 105 Thyroid Physiology and Chronic Illness – with Dr. Eric Balcavage

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In this episode, Cynthia spoke with Dr. Eric Balcavage. He is the owner and founder of Rejuvagen, a functional medicine clinic in Chadds Ford, PA. He is a nationally recognized speaker and educator on thyroid physiology, bile physiology, detoxification, and chronic illness.

Dr. Balcavage is also the co-host of Thyroid Answers Podcast where he focuses on answering the pressing questions of those suffering with chronic hypothyroid symptoms. You can find his educational Thyroid Thursday videos on Vimeo and YouTube. His book “Thyroid Debacle,” co-written by Kelly Halderman MD, releases soon.


  • The three different types of thyroid diseases.
  • How people with hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism live.
  • Metabolic flexibility.

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Everyday Wellness is not just another health podcast. Your host, Cynthia Thurlow (nurse practitioner and nutrition/IF expert) has over 20 years of experience in clinal medicine and wellness. Her mission is to bring you the best, science-backed yet practical information to improve your physical and mental wellness every day. She is a busy mompreneur and knows how important your time is. She has designed this podcast to be short in time and big on impact. She interviews a variety of guests in the field of health and wellness, and discusses important issues and provide practical strategies that you can use in your real life.