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Thyroid Disease

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New Hall House, Cuerdale Lane, Samlesbury, Preston PR5 0UY

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Thyroid Disease

Functional Medicine To

Support Your Thyroid

Thyroid problems left untreated can cause exhaustion, mental health troubles, adrenal and sex hormone malfunction, weight gain, and the dangers of cardiovascular disease and diabetes that come with it.


Early detection of thyroid dysfunction or antibodies to the thyroid gland may allow us to avoid the need for Thyroid hormone replacement in the future. Functional medicine helps patients with low thyroid function achieve optimal hormone levels through a holistic treatment approach that includes diet, nutritional support, stress reduction, and other therapies.


Thyroid issues can be linked to either low thyroid function (hypothyroidism) or high thyroid function (hyperthyroidism). Thyroid conditions can also be caused by autoimmunity where our bodies attack the thyroid gland. When this occurs it can lead to Hashimoto's disease or Graves disease.

Hashimoto's Disease

Hashimoto's thyroiditis can cause your thyroid to not make enough thyroid hormone. It is an autoimmune disease and occurs when your body makes antibodies that attack the cells in the thyroid. Symptoms may include an enlarged thyroid gland (goiter), tiredness, weight gain, muscle aches and weakness.

Graves Disease

Graves disease is an autoimmune condition where your immune system mistakenly attacks your thyroid which causes it to become overactive. Symptoms may include an enlarged thyroid gland, fatigue, heart conditions such as arrhythmia, difficulty sleeping, irritability, heat intolerance and hand tremors.

Thyroid Testing

Our clinic offers full thyroid testing to all of our clients, to ensure nothing is missed to help restore health and function to this vital organ. Our goal is optimal health therefore our comprehensive testing includes:

  • Triiodothyronine (Total & Free T3)
  • Total & Free Thyroxine (T4)
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
  • Reverse T3
  • Anti-Thyroglobulin and Anti-Thyroid Peroxidase antibodies

We see increasing numbers of clients who have thyroid problems, unfortunately the standard NHS tests do not always identify these issues.

Symptoms of Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid ):

  • Weight gain resistant to diet and exercise
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Brain fog and memory loss
  • Fatigue
  • Period changes
  • Sensitivity to cold
  • Thinning hair

Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid ):

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Anxiety and irritability
  • Fatigue, muscle weakness
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Sensitivity to heat
  • Sweating

Online and In-Person Appointments

Our clinic offers fully online services as well as a physical presence for local clients who would prefer face to face appointments. We work with clients all over the UK.


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We are proud to offer a wide range of comprehensive services to meet the health needs of professional women.


Our clinic uses functional medicine to assess, test, and prepare protocols to help restore your health. We thoroughly evaluate and address the contributing root factors related to your issue. This includes, but is not limited to, your work and home stressors, overall body condition, nutrition, genetics, and emotions.

How We Work

  • Individual Health Assessments
  • World Class Testing
  • Comprehensive Treatment Plans
  • Support Throughout

Our Advantages

Personalised Treatment

You will receive a full individualised assessment and treatment protocol

Root Cause Resolution

We assess and test to find the root cause of your health issues and develop individual protocols to help restore health and wellbeing


Trained and Certified in Functional Medicine

Your assessment and treatment protocol will be performed only by certified practitioners

Comfortable Clinic

Our clinic has a welcoming and professional feel, situated just off the M6 near Preston, Lancashire

Commitment to Improving Health


If you are as committed to improving your health as we are then lets work to get you there


No matter whether your condition is diagnosed or not, we welcome the chance to serve you. Our protocols are proving to be very successful.

Client Testimonials

Toki is a wonderfully knowledgeable lady. I had been gradually becoming more poorly over several years and was told that there was nothing wrong with me by GP's. I went to Toki as a last resort in desperation that I knew something wasn't right. The testing was very thorough and my treatment was incredibly successful, I now feel I have my life back. I would not hesitate to contact Toki and her team again or recommend her to other people.


Emma W

Sports Therapist


I have been working with Toki for a month and her recommendations have improved my health and I must say I am very impressed at what a difference I feel in this time. She and her team are always there to support you should you need it. Great lady, very satisfied.


Sara A

Show Dog Breeder


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New Hall House, Cuerdale Lane, Samlesbury, Preston PR5 0UY

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Tuesday - Friday 09:00-16.30

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