T3 Or Not T3
February 17, 2015•50 min
Here is how to beat THE TYRANNY OF THE TEST. All thyroid testing should be 'taken with a grain of salt.' This means that the tests are not that accurate, and should not be used alone to rule in or rule out a diagnosis or to dictate therapy decisions. This is especially true of the new Reverse T3 test, as well as the T3/rT3 ratio. Best is to insist on a PANEL of thyroid tests, consisting of TSH, Free T4, Free T3, and TPO Antibody. Forget about Reverse T3 unless you have a special situation. This show is broadcast live on W4WN Radio – The Women 4 Women Network (www.w4wn.com) part of Talk 4 Radio (http://www.talk4radio.com/) on the Talk 4 Media Network (http://www.talk4media.com/).