How to Help Heal Your Thyroid Disorder

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The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland that plays many roles in our bodies. One of them is directly controlling various hormones such as appetite, sex drive or energy level. However, the thyroid can frequently cause issues.

thyroid disordersThyroid disorder is one of the most common disorders nowadays: approximately 59 million Americans have a thyroid disorder, but the majority of them haven’t even been diagnosed yet!

1Types of Thyroid Disorders:

There are two types of thyroid gland disorder: an overactive (Hyperthyroidism) and an under active gland (Hypothyroidism).

HYPERTHYROIDISM – Overactive Thyroid

Symptoms include:

  • Heart palpitations
  • Anxiety
  • Excess sweating
  • Goiter
  • Diarrhea
  • Muscle weakness
  • Weight loss

HYPOTHYROIDISM – Under Active Thyroid

Symptoms include:

  • Tiredness
  • Cold intolerance
  • Baldness
  • Depression
  • Dry skin/nails/hair
  • Irritability
  • Excessive weight gain
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