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Amen Clinics

Amen Clinics is an outpatient health care clinic that has provided mental wellness strategies to patients of all ages since 1989. We offer patient-first experiences and customized solutions to an array of behavioral and psychiatric conditions. Getting a brain SPECT scan allows our doctors to analyze the blood flow and activity inside your brain. Once we identify the root of the problem, we can customize a treatment plan to begin the process of healing your brain.


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Thyroid Balance – Your Key To Brain & Body Harmony

Posted by Amen Clinics on Friday, 13 April

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Your thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located in the lower front part of your neck. Its job is to secrete hormones that control growth/development during childhood, regulate your metabolism and body temperature, and drive the production of many neurotransmitters in your brain. Specifically, the ones that help you feel good and enough have motivation to accomplish your goals: serotonin, dopamine, adrenaline, and noradrenaline.

It’s estimated that tens of millions of people worldwide have thyroid problems—anywhere from 5-25% of the world’s population. In the book, Thyroid Mind Power, it’s reported that, “the last 40 years have witnessed a massive increase in the amount of hormone-disrupting synthetic chemicals, finding their way into our air, food and water…The most sensitive and highly susceptible of human tissues turned out to be the thyroid gland.”

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