Episode - Hyperthyroidism and the Heart


Hyperthyroidism and the Heart

Without question, excess thyroid hormones can have a negative impact on the cardiovascular system.

From elevated heart rate to atrial fibrillation, there are many cardiovascular symptoms associated with hyperthyroidism, and it’s critical to manage them alongside addressing the underlying causes of the thyroid hormone imbalance.

Today, I’m going to share the potential cardiac risks associated with hyperthyroidism and what you can do to support and protect your cardiovascular and thyroid health.


During this episode, you’ll learn about:

  • The effects of thyroid hormones on the cardiovascular system
  • Cardiac risks and symptoms associated with hyperthyroidism
  • The connection between atrial fibrillation and hyperthyroidism
  • Untreated hyperthyroidism and heart failure
  • What research shows about the relationship between subclinical hyperthyroidism and cardiovascular disease
  • The prevalence of hypertension and how thyroid hormone impacts blood pressure
  • Treatment options for cardiovascular symptoms
  • Why it’s crucial to address the underlying causes of hyperthyroidism
  • My experience with Graves’ disease and cardiovascular symptoms
  • Natural agents and medications that can help to lower thyroid hormones


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