Thyroid Problems in Men and Women
December 1, 2017
December 1, 2017
What is Thyroid?
Thyroid is a small endocrine gland located in the base of our neck. Thyroid produces two important hormones called thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) and control metabolism and protein synthesis in the body. These two thyroid hormones are very crucial and affect each and every cell and its functioning in our body. Any abnormalities or excess or low production these thyroid hormones lead to thyroid disorders. Thyroid disorders may be caused due to several factors like sedentary lifestyle, lack of exercise, poor diet, stress, genetics, lack of iodine, abnormalities in pituitary gland, heavy weight and so on. Thyroid disorders are classified into different types depending on the production of these thyroid hormones like hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, goiter, thyroid nodule, thyroiditis and thyroid cancer. These thyroid disorders can be seen in both men and women and leads to several health problems. Homeopathy treats thyroid problems in both men and women by regularising the production of thyroid hormones. Thyroid treatment in homeopathy successfully treats the adverse affects of thyroid problems.
Effects of Thyroid in Men
Even men get affected with thyroid disorders just like women. Thyroid disorders in men may be caused due to damage to thyroid gland, thyroid gland removal, thyroid tumors, obesity, lack of exercise, unhealthy diet and genetics. If male parent in the family has thyroid problem, then their sons are more likely to get thyroid disorders. Thyroid disorders in men lead to several health problems like fertility problems, low libido, erectile dysfunction, weight problems, behavioural changes, hair loss, depression, constipation, abnormal heart beat, heat sensitivity, fatigue, swelling at base of the neck and so on. Men who have low level of testosterone are at an increased risk of developing Hashimotos thyroiditis disease. Men with thyroid disorders have disturbed metabolism and leads to several physical and emotional changes.
Effects of Thyroid in Women
Women are eight times more likely to get affected by thyroid problems when compared to men. Women tend to develop thyroid problems due to several number of factors. Women are more likely to develop thyroid while carrying a baby and also after giving birth. Thyroid is the main and leading cause of infertility among most of the women. Women with thyroid face many health problems like abnormal menstruation, heavy periods, weight changes, sleeping disorders, constipation, depression, problems with vision, dysphagia, ovarian cysts, early menopause and also heart problems like heart attack and stroke. Thyroid disorders also lead to joint pains, anxiety, hair loss and difficulty in swallowing.
Homeopathy Treatment For Thyroid
Homeopathy treatment is a natural way of treating Thyroid in both men and women. Thyroid treatment in homeopathy is prescribed based on the symptoms, overall examination, family history and also on theory of individualization. Homeopathy treats symptoms and health problems by treating the root cause of the problem. Homeopathy treatment for thyroid effectively treats different types of thyroid like hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and others. Homeopathy treatment for thyroid is safe, suitable to all age groups and also side effects free.