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Safe Female Hormones? (updated)

In the 1980’s, millions of American women were being treated with “hormone replacement therapy” in order to reduce hot flashes and prevent a variety of illnesses.

Oct 27th, 2017
William McK. Jefferies, MD (Video)

William McK. Jefferies, MD. was an award-winning endocrinology research fellow at Harvard University in the late 1940s when the adrenal hormone cortisol (hydrocortisone) was discovered.

Oct 27th, 2017
Natural Treatments for ADHD

Is your son unable to pay attention to details or easily distracted? Does he fidget and squirm, or seem hyperactive?

Oct 27th, 2017
Light Drinking in Pregnancy

A new study sheds some light on an interesting topic. In recent years, nearly all physicians have recommended that their patients completely abstain from drinking alcohol while they are pregnant.

Jan 25th, 2017
Hypothyroidism and Adrenal Insufficiency (Video)

Hypothyroidism and Adrenal insufficiency are two of the most unsuspecting illnesses. Michael E. Doyle of Stamford Integrative Medicine discusses these two in detail. For more information or to set up an appointment please call 203-324-4747.

Apr 24th, 2013
Et tu, Spongebob

We just got a little reminder that even a little cartoon viewing could have a negative effect on our kids. In this study, watching brief clips of the Spongebob Squarepants cartoon made 4 year-olds less able to stay on task.

Oct 3rd, 2011
Who is Dr. Burzinski ?

Several months ago a patient mentioned some impressive alternative cancer treatments being done by a Dr Burzinski.

Jul 14th, 2011
Michael E Doyle: It’s A Boy!

We just had a new baby. On June 14th, my wife gave birth to a 7 lb 4 oz baby boy by C-section due to “breech presentation” (he was right-side up instead of the usual head first position). We’ve named him William Edward, after my father.

Jul 1st, 2011
Jacques Hertoghe, MD

Jacques Hertoghe, MD is third-generation physician and thyroid specialist, the grandson of Eugene Hertoghe.

Mar 7th, 2011
Signs and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

Common signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism include fatigue, cold hands and feet, hair loss, weakness, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, joint pain, muscle pain, muscle cramps, autoimmune disease, menstrual difficulties and much more.

Feb 24th, 2011
Hypothyroidism and Thyroid Hormone Therapy

Usually based on blood tests (TSH and others). I believe that the TSH can be misleading. I look for other evidence of low thyroid such as fatigue, hair loss, depression, dry skin, weight gain, cold hands, constipation, high blood pressure, high cholesterol

Dec 20th, 2010
Low Fat Dairy Products

Milk and dairy products have been a staple food in many healthy cultures around the world for thousands of years. The use of whole dairy products was even a basic tenet of American medicine well into the 20th century.

Dec 14th, 2010
Chronic Calf Pain

Ideally, I would be doing more exercise. I’d like to do some kind interval training – run, jog, walk – but my calves won’t allow me.

Sep 10th, 2010
Breaking News: Thyroid Supply

I just spoke with Kenny Soejoto, COO of American Laboratories and he was extremely helpful in providing insight into the ongoing problems with the supply of natural desiccated thyroid such as Armour Thyroid, Westhroid and Nature-Throid. Below is my latest

Feb 11th, 2010
Homepage of Dr. William McK. Jefferies

The links below will redirect you the personal web pages of Dr. William McK. Jefferies. The copyright of the contents on these pages are owned by Dr. Jefferies and his heirs.

Jan 1st, 2010