Listen and subscribe to our weekly Thyroid Hair Loss Connection Podcast to hear hosts, Kimberly Vaughn and Nataliia Sanzo, have a science-based, candid conversation about how your thyroid affects your hair. They discuss evidence based-models leading to the root cause of your hair loss and thyroid disease. The hosts incorporate the importance of gut health, diet, nutrition, and lifestyle protocols. The episodes feature industry leaders in functional and integrative medicine, experts in health and nutrition, and actual clients who share their stories and practices that work. The entire season one is available now.
Meet your hosts: Nataliia Sanzo, a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Nashville Thyroid Expert and Kimberly Vaughn, double board-certified trichologist, certified nutritional coach & hair loss specialist. They will walk you through their journeys and how this podcast came about. Nataliia will share her personal hair loss and thyroid disorder journey that led her to become an expert in the field. Kimberly will shine the light on her path to establishing the leading hair loss clinic in the southeast.
You will learn more about the thyroid gland, the most common thyroid disorders, signs and symptoms to watch out for, and necessary labs to have drawn to get a proper diagnosis. We will answer the questions: “What is the best diet to heal thyroid disease” & “Does Covid cause hair loss?”
Sudden hair loss has increased since SARS-CoV 2 pandemic landed on our world. According to many studies, papers and clinical trials COVID-19 is a becoming a leading cause of aggressive telogen effluvium. What you should do next!
Jenn has been successful in every aspect of her life, but she was unsuccessful in finding someone who could help her with her devastating hair loss that lasted for years. Like many of us, Jenn was lost in a Google rabbit hole for years until she decided to reach out to a certified trichologist and learn how to treat her hair loss from within. Jenn will share exactly what diet changes she implemented and what scalp treatments stopped her hair shedding, resulting in an amazing head of hair today.
In this episode, Dr. Jack will talk about bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, the main signs and symptoms of thyroid disease, the reasons you might have hypothyroidism symptoms with normal thyroid lab tests, and the best treatments for thyroid disease. Discover the latest test like “hair follicle testing” that looks into the epigenetics of your hair loss, and learn how to find a functional medicine doctor in your area.
Episode 6 will offer a “how does your hair/garden grow” visual with a simplified comparison of the hair bulb to seed.
If you have been diagnosed with hypothyroidism/Hashimoto’s, you know that even when treated with medication, symptoms may persist and significantly affect the quality of your life. Even though there is no such thing as a hypothyroidism diet, research shows that diet may drastically improve the symptoms. This episode will cover the top 6 best diets for hypothyroidism, and I will highlight which diet has been shown to improve thyroid function and reduce thyroid antibodies.
Alopecia areata, genetic female hair loss, and thyroid dysfunction will create a perfect hair loss scenario every time! Gain insight and knowledge on how these conditions complicate the path to the right solutions. Johanna shares her 9-month journey to a solution.
This episode is all about how thyroid dysfunction is causing your hair loss, which nutrient deficiencies may lead to hair loss, and the best supplements for hair growth.
Myth or Truth? Do we lose more hair during seasonal changes? Does your thyroid health effect hair growth and loss during these climate changes?
Learn tips to lessen hair loss and promote healthy shiny hair during these seasonal changes.
The connection between thyroid and gut health is well established. But is there a connection between these two systems and our hair health? Which digestive issues affect scalp and hair growth? Can the right balance of good and bad bacteria be a gamechanger if you struggle with hair loss issues? We will answer all these questions and talk about 10 ways to strengthen your microbiome and improve your hair growth. Bonus: listen to this episode and learn how to get a FREE guide that talks about actionable steps you can take to improve your gut health and hair!
Dr. Monaco discusses the connection between thyroid, gut, and hair loss. This episode will cover:
-nutrient deficiencies in patients with thyroid disease
-important lab work you should ask for if your goal is to grow your hair
-gut microbiome tests we use in our practice
-how LDN medication can help you
-is hormone replacement therapy right for you?
There is much more to this episode than what’s mentioned, so make sure you tune in!
Today you will learn in-depth information on the 4 main causes of hair loss when you are diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Nataliia and Kimberly will dive into a candid conversation on why diffused hair loss (aka) female pattern hair loss, telogen effluvium, hormone imbalance and nutritional deficiencies are the leading causes and symptoms.
S1: Episode 14
The idea of natural hair loss treatment can be exciting and scary at the same time. What if the DIY hair mask you learned about in the magazine can do more harm than good? Well, you’re in luck because Kimberly and I will tell you exactly which natural treatments work and which can actually damage your hair even further.
Two dietitians are on the mission to answer your frequently asked questions.
Kimberly and I love FAQ episodes because we discuss exactly what you want to hear! Tune in to hear answers to YOUR question:
If you experience hair loss with normal thyroid levels and normal blood work, then you need to hear about these two tests that Kimberly and I offer in our clinics. We will share all the details about the GI MAP stool and Single Hair Analysis tests.
You can schedule a free consultation call to see if the GI-MAP™ will provide you the information you need to get to the root cause of your symptoms HERE
To learn more about the Single Hair Analysis Test and receive a 90-day customized program to a healthier scalp, less hair shedding, follicle stimulation, and more growing hair. Click HERE
Join us today as review a few of our favorite episodes of season 1. Nataliia and I will review the highlights of first season the key takeaways for those suffering with Hashimoto’s and hair loss!
Our team of hair loss specialists, Trichologist, functional medical director (Dr. Jack Monaco), and caring staff will guide your path as we identify the root cause(s) of your hair loss. Our Trichologist has over 30 years of experience and approaches hair and scalp issues in a holistic way.
What is Trichology, you may ask? Trichology is the science of hair and scalp health and is solely focused on treating the disorders associated with scalp conditions and hair loss. We evaluate your personal history, hormonal imbalance, nutrition, lifestyle, stressors, genetic factors, and environmental conditions.