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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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What does this test mean? I mean it is body type score. Adrenal 67 Liver 33 Thyroid 0

What does this test mean? I mean it is body type score. Adrenal 67 Liver 33 Thyroid 0

Sorry ....: .... no idea! This doesn't seem to be reported in any units or with any reference that makes in interpretable in standard medical practice. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have an ectomorph body type. I eat a lot but have fast metabolism. What can be done to slow it down and will i gain weight once it is slower?

Don't worry: You will gain weight as you get older. You should make sure that there is nothing systemic that is preventing you from gaining weight, such as chronic infection or thyroid problem. Ask your doctor which tests you should get. ...Read more

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I am an endomorph, im having 1.5 to 2g of protein per pound of body weight & green vegies every day, is this the right way to eat for my body type?

Track what works: Study: https://www.Healthtap.Com/#user_questions/824453 & https://www.Healthtap.Com/#user_questions/783037. Also study mcgovern's report, usda food pyramid (upside down), the straight dope on cholesterol, fatchance.Html, membrane cholesterol, lipoproteins (complex particles built from 80-100 proteins/particle) which transport all fat molecules, around our body, in the water outside cells. ...Read more

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Tired of being weak. Eat lots of protein, cut back on sugar. Cant seem to gain weight. Is it just my body type? Should I cut cardio out of my workout?

Tired of being weak. Eat lots of protein, cut back on sugar. Cant seem to gain weight. Is it just my body type? Should I cut cardio out of my workout?

Moderation is key: Protein is enemy numberone to kidney. Your main food should be good fat %35, protien food %25, carbs %35. you shiuld not take protin suuplement. do not take cereals In due time you will gain Wt. Cardio is greate Do not be anxious to gain weight, people are different. try to stay healthy ...Read more

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I work a hard labor job where I am always moving i don't eat regularly I am wondering if that is why my weight is low for my age and body type?

I work a hard labor job where I am always moving i don't eat regularly I am wondering if that is why my weight is low for my age and body type?

Hard work: It would be helpful to know how much you weigh and how tall you are so we could figure out your body mass index (bmi). That way we could give you a more definitive answer. ...Read more

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I might have both hypo and hyper - thyroidism, is it possible?

I might have both hypo and hyper - thyroidism, is it possible?

Not at same time: A person might be both hyper- and hypothyroid at different times in his/her life, but you can't be 'actively' both at the same time, nosiree. ...Read more

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Can you have both hyper and hypo thyroidism?

Can you have both hyper and hypo thyroidism?

Not simultaneously: Hi. Yes, you can, but not simultaneously. For example, treatment of Graves' disease often renders the patients hypothyroid. Hypothyroidism can sequentially follow hyperthyroidism. Same for a self limited process called a subacute thyroiditis - hyperthyroidism followed by hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism can be over treated causing hyperthyroidism. Hyper and hypo cannot be present at the same time. ...Read more

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Which is easier to correct- hyper or hypo thyroidism?

Which is easier to correct- hyper or hypo thyroidism?

Hypothyroidism...: Hypothyroidism is easier to correct. In hypothyroidism, supplemental thyroid hormone can be taken to reach an adequate normal level. Hyperthyroid states are usually more difficult to control. Depending on the hyperthyroid illness, radioactive iodine, surgery, or anti-thyroid medications may be used. Often hypothyroidism results after treating hyperthyroid patients, but is easy to deal with. ...Read more

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