Difference between Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism

What are hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism?  Hypothyroidism is a decrease in the level of thyroid hormones in the body whereas hyperthyroidism is an increase in the level of thyroid hormone in the body. The thyroid produces an excessive amount of triiodothyronine and thyroxine due to hyperthyroidism. Both are related to thyroid glands but have different signs, […]

How to treat Hyperthyroidism

What is hyperthyroidism?  Hyperthyroidism is the over functioning of the thyroid gland which leads to the excessive production of thyroxine hormone in the body. More than enough thyroxine brings imbalance in various other functions of the body including heart palpitations, higher blood pressure, weight loss, moist and warm skin, becoming oversensitive to heat and sleep […]

How to diagnose Hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism is a disease or disorder in which the body produces more than required thyroid hormones. This is the underlying reason behind the formation of the gut or thyroid on the front of the neck. The formation of the thyroid controls the process of metabolism. In other words, this change in metabolism is a […]

Treatment for Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism is an increase in the concentration level of thyroid hormones in the body. Due to excessive production of thyroid hormones, a large amount of hormones is released in the cells of the body and causes many serious issues. The most common causes of hyperthyroidism are toxic adenoma, Graves’ disease, and toxic multinodular goiter. […]

Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism

What is hyperthyroidism? Hyperthyroidism or overactive thyroid is a condition of thyroid in which it produces too much triiodothyronine (T3) and tetraiodothyronine (T3). The thyroid is a small gland, has a butterfly shape, and is located at the front of the lower neck. The thyroid produces two primary hormones, tetraiodothyronine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) which […]

What’s Hyperthyroidism

What is Hyperthyroidism? An overactive thyroid, otherwise called hyperthyroidism or thyrotoxicosis, is a condition in which the thyroid organ delivers a lot of the thyroid chemicals, significantly more than the body’s needs. The thyroid is a little butterfly-shaped organ in the neck and produces chemicals that regulate heartbeat and internal heat levels.  Moreover, the thyroid […]