Thyroid Disorder

Thyroid During Pregnancy – Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Savita Gupta , Gynaecology During pregnancy, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism become very common. The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland that is situated in the anterior portion of the neck. Its function is to produce hormones that regulate the body’s metabolism, weight, temperature of the body and the nervous system. If…

Homeopathic Remedies For Treating Hypothyroidism!

By Dr Gaurav S. Thakur , Homeopathy Hypothyroidism is a condition in which there is a deficiency of thyroid hormones in the body. Hypo means under or below or less. Therefore hypothyroidism means an underactive thyroid gland. The thyroid gland is responsible for the release of the thyroid hormones and…

Thyroid Cancer – Types and Treatment Overview

By Dr Anirban Biswas , Endocronology The thyroid gland is a small gland located at the neck whose function is to produce hormones that play an important role in regulating various functions of the body. Cancer of the thyroid gland is known as thyroid cancer. This type of cancer mostly affects…

Thyroid Surgery – What You Need To Know About It?

By Dr. Nimesh Shah, General Surgery The thyroid gland is a small, butterfly shaped gland located just below the larynx. This gland is responsible for the secretion of hormones and plays a large role in regulating the body’s metabolism and internal temperature. Sometimes, in case of cancerous nodules, hyperthyroidism etc. a doctor may advise…

9 Thyroid Mistakes That We Must Stop Doing!

By Dr. Hanish Gupta, Endocrinology For a number of patients suffering from thyroid disease, the disorder lasts lifelong and makes the health condition of the patient quite challenging. There are many major mistakes made by a thyroid patient that may lead to more fatality and such mistakes should be avoided at any…

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…