Dr. Afrouz Demehri specializes in treating women with fatigue, depression, anxiety, weight loss, hormonal imbalance especially thyroid disorders. She gets to the root cause by listening and uses evidence based scientific literature, her clinical expertise since 2007 and meeting her patients with their needs and wants. A Naturopathic Doctor by training, Dr. Afrouz sees patients in at University of California Irvine Medical Health Center in Orange County and is a sought-after speaker and writer.

Five Infections That Promote Hashimoto’s Disease

  Now that we’ve covered some ground in my previous posts on common symptoms, sources, and herbal treatments for Hashimoto’s Disease, I want to discuss a lesser known link that could be causing and perpetuating this autoimmune disorder—Infections. Unfortunately in both traditional and alternative medicine, the infection link is often overlooked, however as long as…

Balancing Hormones, the natural way!

  Hormones are chemical messengers that travel throughout the body byway of the bloodstream. When things are good, the organs and glands work together to regulate hormone production. When production is even slightly off balance, the entire body can feel it. There are the expected hormonal milestones in life—puberty, childbirth, perimenopause, menopause—where hormones surge and…

Grave’s disease – A hyper thyroid

Graves’ Disease: The Mind and Body Behind It   Michelle had been through the wringer. Her blood tests were good…but she felt ill all the time. A woman in her late twenties, she suffered extreme anxiety, restlessness, mood swings, fatigue, irregular periods, and muscle weakness. She was more afraid of losing her mother than sad.…