Tag Thyroid Glands

Hashimoto’s disease: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

Hashimoto's Disease

Hashimoto’s disease is also known as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, and chronic autoimmune thyroiditis. It is an autoimmune condition that affects the thyroid gland. In addition, it is an autoimmune condition is a disease in which the immune system…

Thyroid gland and its importance to the body

Thyroid gland function

The thyroid gland is situated at the front of the throat, below the larynx (Adam’s apple). And comprises two lobes that lie on either side of the windpipe. It secretes hormones to regulate many metabolic processes, including growth and energy…