What are the most common thyroid conditions?

Answer The most common diseases of the thyroid are either hyperthyroidism (Graves' disease) or hypothyroidism, an overactive or an underactive gland, respectively.

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Can thyroid conditions be reversed?

On One Hand: Surgical OptionsSurgical treatment for thyroid conditions can reverse the conditions in some cases. For patients with thryoid goiters (a condition characterized by the enlargement of t... Read More »

Thyroid Conditions in Cats?

The thyroid gland is a small butterfly-shaped gland located in the cat's throat, cradling the windpipe. It is responsible for producing thyroxine, or T4, and triiodothyronine, or T3, two hormones t... Read More »

How to Use Yog Mudra for Thyroid Conditions?

Our thyroid gland is very sensitive and deeply influenced by our diet, lifestyle and environment. Yog Mudra and meditation can increase the metabolism function of the body, which helps to consume t... Read More »

Do thyroid conditions make a person emotionally numb?

On One Hand: Hypothyroidism Can Cause DepressionHypothyroidism, or an underactive thyroid, can have a depressive effect on mood. The body's energy production uses thyroid hormones, so without them ... Read More »