Hypothyroidism -an underactive thyroid gland – falls under the most common forms of Thyroid disorder. The condition may affect anyone regardless of the age or sex yet it is more commonly noticed in women. Basically, it occurs when the thyroid gland doesn’t secrete enough of certain hormones.

What is Hypothyroidism?

Thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped endocrine gland made up of special cells that sits at the front of the neck. This gland is responsible for the production and release of thyroid hormones (T 3 & T 4) to regulate metabolism of the body and provide energy toalmost every organ. It controls crucial tasks such as the rate of heart beat and theworkings of the digestive system. Hypothyroidism occurs when the thyroid glandfails to produce enough thyroid hormones to meet the requirements of the body. Thecondition causes the natural functions of the body to slow down.

Causes and Risk
Factors of Hypothyroidism

Iodine deficiency or low Iodine levels can cause hypothyroidism.

When the pituitary gland fails to secrete thyroid stimulating hormones, it may lead to hypothyroidism.

Any underlined medical conditions like anaemia, diabetes, arthritis, adrenal deficiency etc. can be also.

Removal of Thyroid gland surgery may develop hypothyroidism.

Having a family history of thyroid disorders or genetic tendencies can be a reason of this.

An autoimmune disorder known as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis targets the thyroid gland to damage it.

Psychological stress, depression can also lead to abnormalities of thyroid gland.

Certain Medicines (with lithium or amiodarone content) for psychiatric disorders can also be responsible for this disorder.

During postpartum phase, some women may develop thyroid disorders.

Being an older age can be a risk factor of this disorder.

Radiation therapy for Leukaemia or cancer may also cause hypothyroidism.

Signs & Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

Sudden weight gain.

Dry skin, thin & brittle hair or fingernails, puffy face, feet & hand.

Fatigue, cold intolerance, decreased sweating.


Hoarseness of voice.

Slowed heart rate, increased cholesterol level.

Joint & muscle pain, cramps &weakness.

Anxiety, irritability, depression, insomnia, memory loss.

Heavy menstruation, anaemia , infertility.

Complications of Hypothyroidism

  • Goiter
  • Mental health issues
  • Heart Problems
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Infertility, birth defects

Healthy Tips

  • Consume whole-grain cereals, oats, fruits and vegetables, nuts and seeds to manage your. constipation which is one of the major symptoms of Hypothyroidism.
  • Indulge in physical exercise to maintain a healthy body weight.
  • Fight stress and depression by practicing meditation, yoga and pranayama.
  • Take your meals and medication at regular intervals.
  • Rather than having three big meals, divide your regular meals in small parts.
  • Take 10-15 minute naps which will help in combating fatigue.
  • Use natural moisturizer to prevent dry skin.
  • Maintain a good sleep routine every night.

Hypothyroidism can be difficult to control and can invite several other serious diseases if not treated timely. Hence, it is important to avail safe and effective treatment at the earliest. However, Naturoveda Health World successfully employs the unique combination of three ancient medical systems –Ayurveda, Unani and Yoga to provide holistic treatment & side-effect free results.

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