Thyroid Symptoms and Cure
What is the meaning of thyroid?
The thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped gland of two inches in length. It is located very close the base of our neck right above the collarbone. The thyroid gland is a part of the endocrine system that produce, store, and release hormones into the blood. From the blood hormones reach the body’s cells. The thyroid gland consumes iodine from the foods we eat to produce two hormones:
- Triiodothyronine (T3)
- Thyroxine (T4)
It is important that the secretion to T3 and T4 should not be too high and two low. Two glands in the brain hypothalamus and the pituitary communicate to make the balance.
The Proper balance of T3 and T4 is essential for all the cells in the body to work in general. Important functionalities of the hormones are given below. T3 and T4 control the following:
- Temperature of the body
- Child growth
- Digestion of calcium and phosphorus
- Menstruation cycle
- Body weight
- Central and peripheral nervous system
- Cholesterol level, etc.
What is a thyroid problem?
Thyroid disease can range from a very small problem to goiter (enlarged gland). Common thyroid problems include irregular creation of thyroid hormones. Too much thyroid hormone result a problem known as hyperthyroidism and less production of hormones result hypothyroidism.
Symptoms of hyperthyroidism
- Mood swings
- Sensitivity to high temperatures
- Hand trembling
- Hair loss
- Missed or light menstrual periods
Symptoms of hypothyroidism
- Sleeping problems
- Difficulty in making concentration
- Skin dried
- Rough hair
- Sensitivity to cold temperature
- Frequent and more periods
- Joint & muscle pain
Homemade remedies to cure hyperthyroidism problem are collected from Vedas and given here for the suggestion and information.
Thyroid Treatment with Coriander
Green fresh coriander is good to treat thyroid. Take fresh green leaves of coriander, grind it, add raw salt according to your taste, add water and consume it daily to get relief from thyroid. You can consume fresh leaves of coriander as a salad and with cooked food items.
Thyroid Treatment with Ashwagandha
Ashwagandha is the best remedy for Thyroid. Ashwangandha controls irregular production of hormons from the thyroid gland. Ashwangandha reduces the risk of cancer. Make a cup of tea with 200 to 1200 milligram ashwangandha powder and consume it. Ashwaganha not only cure the thyroid but also cure the following:
- Improve the metabolism of the body.
- Balance the production of the hormones
- Prevent Cancer