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All you ever wanted to know about thyroid

All You Ever Wanted to Know About Thyroid   Thyroid anatomy and physiology   Thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped organ located in front of the throat.  The follicular cells of the thyroid gland secrete tetraiodothyronine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3), … Continue reading

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Thyroid and Adrenal

  Thyroid and adrenal disorders are very common, and are often occur in conjunction with each other.  The thyroid increases metabolic rate, stimulates synthesis of proteins, increases fat breakdown and use of sugar to make energy, increases cholesterol excretion, accelerates … Continue reading

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