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Can Garlic Be Used To Cure Hyperthyroidism
Curing hyperthyroid: To cure it, you need to know what causes it. There are many causes for hyperthyroidism, some are temporary and goes away without treatment, others require treatment to permanently treat it. In general, if u take away the thyroid gland (surgery or kill it with radioactive iodine), then the hyperthyroidism is cured (..But then you will be hypothyroid). U need a physician to help u with this disease. ...Read more
Hyperthyroidism: Secondary hyperthyroidism is quite rare and can be caused by a pituitary gland tumor or dysfunction secreting too much TSH. . A thyroidologist or endocrinologist would have to be involved in such cases to prove that secondary hyperthyroidism is indeed present. Appropriate testing would be ordered. ...Read more
You can't: The only "natural" thing to do is to go to a doctor or endocrinologist and get her evaluated -- and, if necessary, treated with radioiodine or antithyroid drugs. Good medical advice and good medical care -- it's the natural thing to do, avoid fads and supplements which could do her significant harm. Don't get your medical information from the internet. ...Read more
Yes: Talk it over with a thyroidologist before choosing that option. ...Read more
Upset with recent diagnosis of hyperthyroidism. Do i have to take drugs for the life time or is there another cure for it?
Treatment is: Either radioiodine or anti-thyroid drugs. It is usually treated, rather than cured. It is only deadly if ignored for a long period of time. See your doctor. ...Read more
Remnant is bad: Most common hyperthyroidism is grave's disease. You need to do total or subtotal removal because the remnant can still cause problems. Surgeons used to try to remove "just the right amount" to hopefully not cause hypothyroidism. There are risks of leaving to much and then not helping the problem and a high risk of hypothyroidism anyway. ...Read more
but let's even assume they are, the thyroid has to be closely regulated--neither too much nor too little. You'd still need bloodwork, monitoring, figuring out why hyperthyroid, etc.
Modern medicine supplanted plants because it is simpler and reliable. ...Read more
Probably not: Removing part of the thyroid is a bit extreme and also may not even help as the hyper functioning part of the gland may not be removed. ...Read more
Doctor, I am from india and i like to know if hyperthyroid is curable and what kind of treatment will be efficient to cure it fully.
Yes: Hyperthyroidism is curable. Treatment options depend on why you are hyperthyroid. Hyperthyroidism is dangerous and should be taken seriously. Talk to your doc, find out the cause so you can get treated properly. If hyperthyroidism is caused by inflammation of the thyroid, it will improve on its own without permanent treatment. See doc to get evaluated. ...Read more
Can i take growrich vco capsule if I have or used to have hyperthyroidism please ans thanks a lot ':?
Why?: Why would you take that junk? Save your money. Make sure your thyroid level is normal. See you doctor to do that. Don't get your medical information from tv or the internet. What were you thinking that coconut oil was going to help you with anyway? The only thing that will lose weight is your wallet. ...Read more
Hi just like 2 ask,can i take althea pills?used 2 hve hyperthyroidism but its quiet ok now,not taking meds anymore.Can i take to hav morewomanly body?
I am not your Dr. but am an Internist but do not have enough information to answer this question and help.
Please check with your personal physician about this issue.
Or you can consult with me online. ...Read more
Hi i used to have hyperthyroidism, &now i noticed i get tired a lot, even if i i'm not doing anything much, /just some lil thing, is dat bec of hyper?Ty.
Overactive Thyroid: Hyperthyroidism is the term for overactive tissue within the thyroid gland that causes an overproduction of thyroid hormones. These thyroid hormones control the metabolic rate of the body, so too much can cause symptoms like nervousness, irritability, increased perspiration, heart racing, hand tremors, anxiety, difficulty sleeping, thinning of the skin, fine brittle hair, & muscular weakness. ...Read more
Excess thyroid hormo: Hyperthyroidism occurs when your body is exposed to too much thyroid hormone (secreted by the thyroid gland, which sits at the base of the neck). Thyroid hormone controls metabolism so hyperthyroidism typically causes increased metabolism. Some of the symptoms include: increased appetite but weight loss, increased heart rate, tremor, diarrhea, feeling hot all the time, and anxiety. ...Read more