In this episode, we discuss:
- Why this study was needed
- How the study was funded and designed
- The impact of using diet and lifestyle to treat Hashimoto’s
- Individual case studies
- Taking a Functional Medicine approach to Hashimoto’s
- Health coaching and collaborative care
Hey, everyone, it’s Chris Kresser. Welcome to another episode of Revolution Health Radio. This week I’m excited to welcome Angie Alt and Rob Abbott as my guests. We’re going to be discussing the very exciting results of a study they just completed looking at the autoimmune protocol and other behavior and lifestyle interventions as a potential treatment for Hashimoto’s.
And if you’ve been listening to the show for awhile, you may recall that I had Angie and Dr. Konijeti on to discuss the results of their study on the autoimmune protocol as a treatment for inflammatory bowel disease. That was the first peer-reviewed study on AIP that had ever been done, and this is now the second looking at AIP as an intervention for autoimmune disease, and I think there are already some others under way.
So it’s really exciting to see this formal research being done on a protocol that we’ve known