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Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism - Symptoms, Causes and Prevention

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Summary about Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism

Hyperthyroidism is characterized by an overactive thyroid (the production of too much thyroid hormone), whereas hypothyroidism is characterized by an underactive thyroid (when it does not produce enough). These two conditions frequently have distinct signs and symptoms. However, the symptoms can sometimes overlap.

The Treatment for Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism are;

  • Beta-blockers
  • Surgery thyroidectomy
  • Radioactive iodine
  • Anti-thyroid medications

Symptoms of Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism

The symptoms for hyper/hypothyroidism;

  • Experiencing anxiety, 
  • Irritability
  • Nervousness.
  • Trouble sleeping.
  • Losing weight
  • Enlarged thyroid gland or goiter
  • Muscle weakness and 
  • Tremors
  • Irregular menstrual periods 

Causes of Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism

Hyper/hypothyroidism can be caused by a number of conditions;

  • Graves' disease 
  • Plummer's disease 
  • Thyroiditis. 

Preventive Measures of Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism

The preventive measures for Hyper/Hypo-Thyroidism are;

  • Stop Smoking
  • Reduce Stress
  • Avoid Processed Food
  • Avoid Soy

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