hypothyroidism autoimmune

Ayurvedic Medicine for Hypothyroidism

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Hypothyroidism is a disorder which is caused due to inadequate production of thyroid hormone in the body comparison to the normal body requirements. This condition of the thyroid gland is called 'underactive'. The Insufficient thyroid hormone results in slow overall body metabolism. It has been found that Hypothyroidism affects both men and women, but in women it is eight times more. People of all ages can get affected by this disorder. It have been studied that Persons with hypothyroid are more susceptible to heart disease, cancers and other infections. The severe hypothyroidism in adults is called 'Myxedema' and in children it is known as "cretinism".