What is Graves Disease? Anyone with immune malfunction is already aware of the fact that they are likely to develop a few conditions rather than just the one that led to their initial diagnosis, and particularly if they have autoimmune issues. As an example, the patient diagnosed with hyperthyroidism may learn that they also have the condition known as Graves' disease. The … [Read more...] about What is Graves Disease?
Many people find themselves gaining weight or feeling like they are tired all the time, and they believe that they have some sort of an underlying metabolic issue. To understand what causes these issues and whether or not you should be considering visiting a physician for the problem, here is the basic information about your metabolism and some of the conditions that can affect … [Read more...] about Weight Gain and Lethargy Due to a Slow Metabolism
Hyperparathyroidism and osteoporosis Known as parathyroidism as well as hyperparathyroidism, this is a disease that experts explain: "…is a simple benign disease that will slowly destroy your body and take away the 'joy of life' …the good news is that hyperparathyroidism is typically very routine to cure!" Unfortunately, one of the things it will often do until it is cur … [Read more...] about How Hyperparathyroidism Can Cause Osteoporosis
Function of the Thyroid Gland Your thyroid gland regulates and governs your metabolism by producing the thyroid hormones T3 and T4. If your thyroid does not produce enough T3 and T4, you have what is called hypothyroidism, which results in uncontrollable weight gain, fatigue, depression, and other issues. Severe, untreated hypothyroidism can result in severe weight gain, coma, … [Read more...] about Unhealthy Weight Loss and Hyperthyroidism
Most of the symptoms related to the problem of an overactive thyroid gland are easy to dismiss. They are common problems most of us are plagued by from time to time. One of the first warning signs that you should pay closer attention is when the common little annoyances happen more frequently than would be considered normal. The next sign is that you have more than one of the … [Read more...] about How to Recognise Overactive Thyroid Symptoms