What Is Hypothyroidism?

What Exactly is Hypothyroidism? Hypothyroidism is a situation that occurs due to relative in-activeness of the thyroid gland leading to less than normal secretion of the thyroid hormones. This is an unhealthy situation as these hormones play a key role in the body’s metabolism and helps the body use the energy it gets from the […]

Thyroid Stimulating Hormone General Overview

TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormones)​Measuring TSH levels is one of the primary ways of diagnosing whether an individual is suffering with thyroid diseases. The functions of the thyroid gland are production storage and secretion of thyroid hormones (thyroxine T4) and triiodothyronineT3.Thyroxine is calledT4 because it contains four atoms of iodine and triiodothyronine is calledT3 because it […]

Things That You Should Know About Thyroid And Weight Gain

Obesity is a very common problem in our society. Not surprisingly, mostly who are morbidly obese feel embarrassed to appear in public. Obesity arises from multiple factors. Even though it is a complex interaction between genetic, psychological, socio-economic, and cultural factors, indulgence of hormones plays a major role, particularly the hypothyroidism in many victims. How […]

Thyroid And Diet

While no diet works for everyone particularly in thyroid complaints, a thyroid-supportive diet can be prescribed in general. Dietary modifications can be advised for a Simple Iodine deficiency, Hypothyroid status, Hyperthyroidism and Thyroid swellings. Diet For Iodine Deficient Simple Goitre​​Iodine is needed for the normal thyroid function, and for the production of thyroid hormones. Iodine […]

Thyroid .. King Maker Of Diseases

Thyroid disorders are very common among women now days, as they undergo many hormonal changes during puberty, pregnancy and menopause. Physicians probe further investigations on thyroid profile now because thyroid disorder is considered as a “the King Maker of the other diseases.” Our physical and mental make up would change if the secretions are low […]