Hyperthyroidism Symptoms Checklist

hyperthyroidism symptoms checklist

Thyroid problems symptoms

The thyroid gland produces hormones that control a person’s metabolism. When too much of these hormones are produced, hyper-metabolism occurs, wherein the metabolism rate shoots up, therefore, resulting in hyperthyroidism. The signs of the symptoms can be increased appetite, weight loss, increased blood pressure and insomnia, among a few others.

hyperthyroidism symptoms checklist

Causes of Hyperthyroidism

The causes of this disease include:
  • Inflammation of thyroid
  • Tumours of the thyroid
  • Excessive tetraiodothyronine

Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism

The symptoms of this condition are:
  • Increased blood pressure
  • Rapid heart rate
  • Hand tremors
  • Excessive heating
  • Intolerance to heat
  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue
  • Anxiety

Hyperthyroidism remedies

  • Avoid coffee and other caffeinated beverages
  • Limit intake of sugar and refined carbohydrates
  • Have plenty of non-starchy foods
  • Include protein rich foods in the diet
  • Opt for healthy fats such as nuts, seeds and olive oil
  • Consume more of garlic, broccoli and spinach
  • Try not to get over stressed
  • Drinking lemon balm tea can help calm overactive thyroid

Ayurveda Treatment For Hyperthyroidism

ayurvedic treatment for hyperthyroidism

Let’s look at some of the problems affecting the body
  • Defective digestion of foods

With defective digestion of foods, the blockage can be seen through where this affects the thyroid gland. As this is seen the ayurvedic doshas in the body will be affected.

  • Excessive hunger

As hyperthyroidism occurs the body’s ayurvedic doshas will become imbalanced therefore leading to overworking the gastric fire seen in a person leading to excessive hunger

  • Affects the nervous system

With imbalance in the body’s doshas, this will lead to sleeplessness and  difficulty in the concentration of the mind

  • Frequent imbalance in menstruation

As the body undergoes such issues due to the imbalance of the body’s vita and pita dosha’s frequent imbalances in menstruation is seen.

In order to treat hyperthyroidism, the ayurvedic channels of the person must be clear therefore resulting in revitalising the body’s energy and production of thyroxin.

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