Thyroid is the butterfly shaped gland situated in the middle front of neck. it produces the thyroid hormones which is the among the most important hormones of our body and controls or effects the growth and functioning of every organ and system. Its function itself is controlled by the pituitary gland of the brain.
Change in its shape and function produces many diseases.
1. Hypothyroidism- This is the condition when thyroid gland starts functioning slowly or stops functioning at all. Common Symptoms are….
C Irregular Menses ( Females)
D Hair fall
E Mood changes
F Delayed Puberty or slow growth
2 Hyperthyroidism ( Graves disease/ Goiter )- In this condition functioning of the gland increases and the common symptoms are…..
ALL OR SOME OF THEM CAN BE PRESENT
B.Tremors (trembling of the hands and fingers).
C.Irregular menses, such as scanty bleeding or less frequent periods, in women.
D.Sensation to heat.
F.Changes in bowel
G.An enlarged thyroid gland (called a goiter), which can appear as swelling at the base of the neck.
I.Weakness of muscles.
K. Increase in appetite.
L. Weight loss.
M. fast /abnormal heartbeat,
N. Protrusion of eye balls
Homeopathy can cure this condition . Two to five year treatment is required as compare to taking life long hormone medicine