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raster;52126 wrote: Klips I would look further at thyroid and not adrenals and candida. The thyroid is the key to your immune system and if its slightly compromised then this is essentially compromising your immune system. Your thyroid also influences your adrenal health. The testing doesn’t always indicate thyroid problems and you may have to heal it on your own or via a naturopathic doctor.
The effect of cortisol on il-6, the Th2 cytokine that works against our proper immune function during candidiasis-
The effect of dhea on the immune system, vital in our case-
The very fact that one can overload and crash the adrenals by taking thyroid hormones speaks to the fact proper adrenal function is necessary for proper thyroid hormone function, and one could thus conclude that restoring adrenal function helps restore proper thyroid hormone function. Its only one piece of the puzzle, and everybody is going to be different.