Traditional Chinese Medicine for thyroid health

Photo by Freepik The thyroid might not have always commanded the attention and seriousness it deserves. As a small gland, only about two inches across, it appears both in shape and placement somewhat like a dapper bowtie. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) did not specifically mention this organ through its decades of literature. But they did document its patterns of imbalance and offer methods of treatment through acupuncture, herbs, food, and lifestyle recommendations. ¬†We now comprehend the…