Hypothyroid is a common endocrine disorder and also called as underactive thyroid disease. With Hypothyroidism, the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone. In children, hypothyroidism leads to delay in growth and intellectual development, which is called as cretinism.
The most common cause of hypothyroidism is too little iodine in the diet.
The other common cause of hypothyroidism is Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. “Thyroiditis” is an inflammation of the thyroid gland. It is an autoimmune disorder. In Hashimoto’s, the body produces antibodies that attack and destroy the thyroid gland.
Myxedema coma is a rare, but life threatening state of extreme hypothyroidism. It is characterised by decreased body temperature, confusion, slow heart rate. signs as skin changes or enlargement of tongue. Hypothyroidism is associated with impaired fertility or increased risk of miscarriage (abortion). New born children with hypothyroidism may have drowsiness, decreased muscle tone, difficulty in feeding, dry skin, constipation, decreased body temperature. A goitre may develop in children with Iodine deficiency.
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
• Fatigue, intolerance to cold, memory weak and low in concentration, depression, irritability.
• In Females, irregular menstrual cycle (heavy flow and later scanty menses)
• Increased weight and difficulty in losing weight with poor appetite.
• Shortness of breath, hoarse voice.
Signs of Hypothyroidism
• Dry skin, hair loss, slow pulse rate.
• Swelling of limbs, cold extremities.
• Muscle cramps
The test for hypothyroidism is testing the thyroid stimulating hormone levels in the blood.
POSITIVE HOMEOPATHIC TREATMENT
Positive homeopathy is one of the leading homeopathic chain of clinics in India providing classical homeopathic treatment for various ailments. In the present world around 60 to 70 percent of humanity is suffering with one or other chronic disease, one of which is Thyroid disorder.
-“Thyro Cell” is an initiative taken up by positive homeopathy where our main aim is to treat the thyroid disorders and its underlying complications with constitutional homeopathic medicines.
-”Genetic constitutional therapy/treatment” will be given to the patients suffering with thyroid diseases, where our experienced doctors will examine the patient to assess the extent to which the pathology/disease has progressed and a thorough case study will be done which includes psycho-analysis of the individual to understand his temperament, behaviour, history of mental stress or worries, if any which might lead to disturbance in the body functions and may lead into various disorders. Along with psycho-analysis, physical symptoms and pathological involvement is considered for evaluation and accordingly genetic constitutional homeopathic medicines will be prescribed to stimulate the disordered thyroid gland or pituitary gland or hypothalamus such that the levels of hormones released from these glands are again seen as normal and the normal body functions are restored ly. Thus giving cure to the patient without any side-effects.
-Hence by restoring the normal functioning of the thyroid gland, weight gain, hair-fall can be controlled.
-Irregular/disturbed menstrual cycles can be restored to normal.
-Our homeopathic medicines also helps in revitalizing the immunity levels and energy levels of the individual, thus making him/her resistant to frequent common disease conditions.