Insufficient hormone production

5 Signs That Mean You May Have Hormonal Imbalance!

By Dr. C M Batra, Endocrinology, Hormones are the little chemical messengers of your body. They are produced in the endocrine glands and are circulated to the organs and tissues in order to modify structures and functions. Many a times you may feel low and tired. This may be triggered by hormonal…

A Guide to Insulin Therapy

By Dr. Ravindra Chhajed, Endocrinology, Insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas, allows for utilization of the glucose for energy. The food consumed is broken down by the digestive tract of the body, converting carbohydrates into glucose before releasing it into the bloodstream. The glucose is then absorbed by the cells…

Thyroid Disorder and Homeopathy

By Dr Chhavi Bansal , Homeopathy Thyroid diseases pertain to diseases of the thyroid gland, which are sizeable, ductless glands present at the back of the neck. These glands secrete hormones which regulate the rate of metabolism, thus subsequently affecting rate of growth and development in a person. The prevalence of thyroid…