Thyroid gland, location found in the body, hormones secreted and functions of the thyroid gland
What is thyroid gland?
The thyroid gland is part of the endocrine system and produces thyroid hormones, which are important for metabolic activities.
Where is the thyroid gland located on the body?
The gland is located just at the base of the neck on the trachea which is definitely known as Adam's apple.
Hormones Secreted by the thyroid gland
The hormone that is secreted by the thyroid gland is known as the Thyroxine.
Functions of the thyroid gland and the hormones secreted by the gland.
Yeah in this article we are going to look at the functions of the thyroid gland and the hormones secreted by it known as the Thyroxine.
Effect of malfunctioning of a thyroid gland
Thyroid disorders are conditions that affect the thyroid gland, a v-like-shaped gland in the front of the neck. The thyroid has important roles to regulate numerous metabolic processes throughout the body. Different types of thyroid disorders affect either its structure or functions
a malfunctioned thyroid gland result in the following problems in the body
Increased sensitivity to cold.
Constipation result of indigestion
Dry skin looking pale yellow good evening
General function of the thyroid gland and the thyroxine hormone.
1. Thyroid gland and the thyroxine hormone helps to regulate the rate of metabolism in the body during respiration
2. The Thyroxine hormone helps to regulate mental and physical growth and aid the development of young animals
3. Another major function of a Thyroxine and the thyroid gland is that it control the metamorphosis in tadpoles
Can thyroid Thyroxine malfunction cases be treated and controlled completely?
All thyroid diseases can be treated to bring it in normal thyroid function. However, this will frequently require being on medication to maintain the normal thyroid functions
For example, most patients with thyroid cancer can be cured through surgery and radioactive iodine treatments
Is thyroid a lifelong disease of the body?
thyroid is a life long condition. But for many people, taking medication reduces the symptoms. Hypothyroidism is best treated by using levothyroxine
This synthetic version of the T4 hormone copies,
the action of the thyroid hormone your body would normally produce.
How to treat thyroid cases naturally
To treat cases of thyroid using natural method the following ways should be observed copied
"Roasted seaweed. Seaweed, such as kelp, nori, and wakame, are naturally rich in iodine—a trace element needed for normal thyroid function"
"Salted nuts. Brazil nuts, macadamia nuts, and hazelnuts are excellent sources of selenium, which helps support healthy thyroid function"
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