Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook
Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook is a collection of information on topics of interest
to Dr. Weyrich that may be of interest to the world wide audience.
Due to limitations of time, not all information that Dr. Weyrich knows or would like to further research is
Dr. Weyrich welcomes financial contributions to support specific research topics, as well as copies of
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Constructive criticism is also welcome.
Overview of Angina Pectoris
Angina is a pain in the chest that is relieved by rest or nitroglycerine, and is attributed
poor blood circulation in the heart.
Complimentary and alternative treatments for angina that are considered below include:
Etiology of Angina Pectoris
Some authors have noted that angina is sometimes associated with
hypothyroid conditions, and in those cases
responds well to treatment of the underlying hypothyroid
condition [Barnes1972], [Starr2005, pg 136].