Losing weight with Hypothyroidism

Important points to consider for losing weight with Hypothyroidism

The thyroid gland is located above Adam’s apple. It is one of the most important glands in the body, as it has a huge impact on the functions of the body. Body functions like heartbeats, metabolism, and temperature are regulated by the thyroid hormone.

Thyroid can be either under-active or overactive, which can affect your body accordingly. If you have an under-active gland, it produces very less hormone that causes hypothyroidism. On the other hand, an overactive one produces an excessive hormone that leads to hyperthyroidism. Research and studies show that women are 10 times more likely to have a thyroid problem than men. (more…)