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Are You at Risk of Hyperthyroidism? Here’s What You Can Do About It

Hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland produces too much thyroid hormone. This can cause various symptoms, including a rapid or irregular heartbeat, weight loss, difficulties with fertility and sexual function, fatigue, and more. In rare cases, hyperthyroidism can lead to a “thyroid storm,” a life-threatening condition requiring emergency medical care. Could you be at risk […]

Hyperthyroidism: Signs and Symptoms You Should Know

The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland at the base of your neck. It makes thyroid hormones that affect every part of your body. Thyroid hormones help to regulate your metabolism, digestion, sexual function, fertility, skin and hair health, mood, ability to regulate body temperature, and more. When the thyroid malfunctions, symptoms can be felt […]

Everything You Need to Know About The Thyroid Gland

Most people don’t think much about their thyroid, but this small, butterfly-shaped gland at the base of your neck produces thyroid hormones that influence every tissue in the body. When the thyroid produces too much hormone, it causes a potentially serious condition called hyperthyroidism.   What Does the Thyroid Gland Do? The thyroid gland is […]