There is no scientific documentation that eating specific foods improves hypothyroidism, according to Mayo Clinic. However, prescribed thyroid hormone replacement should be taken according to a doctor's recommendations. ... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans

The most common treatment for hypothyroidism is the daily oral ingestion of the synthetic thyroid hormone levothyroxine, once the correct dose is found. This is a safe and effective treatment, according to the Mayo Clini... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

A patient with hypothyroidism should avoid all foods that interfere with thyroid function, including vegetables from the cabbage family, soybeans, peanuts, kale and spinach. In hypothyroidism, the thyroid gland does not ... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

Some good foods for a fructose-free diet include vegetables, whole grains, fish, poultry and nuts. Meat, milk, cheese, nuts and oils are also healthy fructose-free foods. More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans

The Zone diet is generally considered to be a lower-carb diet and consists mainly of foods with healthy fats (avocado, olive oil), lean proteins (fish, chicken), and a few carbs (veggies and some fruits). The main goal o... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans

The most popular foods eaten while on the Atkins diet are fish, fowl, shellfish, meat and eggs. A common misconception is that the first phase of the diet, the low-carb phase designed to boost the metabolism, is the enti... More »

When on the Atkins diet, avoid food high in sugars and carbohydrates. In the beginning of the diet plan, foods such as nuts and seeds are off limits. Some of these can be added to the diet in later stages. More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans