Secondary Hypothyroidism

About secondary hypothyroidism: The thyroid gland is one of the important glands of the endocrine system that is responsible for the production of several hormones like the thyroxin, triiodothyronine and calcitonin. All these hormones perform vital function that controls the body metabolism and also regulates the calcium balance within the body. Continue reading “Secondary Hypothyroidism” »

Hypothyroidism And Depression

Hypothyroidism is caused by the malfunctioning of the thyroid gland .Hypothyroidism is a common hormone deficiency. It is more common among females than in males. The basic symptoms of hypothyroidism are weight gain, dry skin and hair loss, intolerance to cold and puffy facial features. If hypothyroidism is left untreated, there is a risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, depression and migraine. Continue reading “Hypothyroidism And Depression” »

Hypothyroidism And Ayurveda

Introduction: Hypothyroidism is a disorder that is related to the thyroid Glands. The Thyroid is the largest endocrine gland of the body. The other endocrine glands include the adrenal glands, pituitary glands, adrenal glands, parathyroid glands, pancreas, ovaries and testes. The endocrine glands help to control the metabolism of the body. Continue reading “Hypothyroidism And Ayurveda” »

Dry Skin And Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is a disease that occurs generally in human beings and animals. It is generally caused due to the improper working of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland sometimes over secretes or under secretes the thyroid hormone. The over secretion leads to Hyperthyroidism, while the under secretion leads to hypothyroidism. Continue reading “Dry Skin And Hypothyroidism” »