Hyperthyroidism Treatment

The location of the gland is in the throat, especially in the front lower part of your neck from where the hormone is secreted. It controls the body temperature, heart beat and the rate at which you burn the calories. Radioactive iodine treatment is the most prescribed medication for the treatment if the disease.

The location of the gland is in the throat, especially in the front lower part of your neck from where the hormone is secreted. It controls the body temperature, heart beat and the rate at which you burn the calories. Radioactive iodine treatment is ... More

Health Q&A
I'm diabetic

My sugars are at 500 and I'm having chest pain and my head hurts and stomach is hurting as well. I'm also felling 3 of my fingers numb and I'm also having a discharge that is like cottage cheese. What should I do?

I have pcod problem since 4 years

I have pcod problem i am not getting periods regulary, and gaining weight constantly

Diabetes,fever,vomiting,dirrhoea

I am a diabetes patient and i also have heart dieses. last four days ihave fever with vomiting and diarrhoea.i can not eat if i eat its causes vomitng.what can i do? can i take drug for vomiting

Hypothyroidism, Cytomel, Vomit

Mom was recently given Cytomel for hypothyroidism at hospital. 1 tablet twice a day. She vomited the two pills today along with another drug, synthroid. Can she discontinue Cytomel until she visits her new doctor? She is taking synthroid and metformin. Right now shes very sluggish, fatigued, sleepy.

Gynecomastia

Am 22 years old with average body with little fat deposit on stomach. I have enlarged chest(man breast).Am not aware of that man breast is may be due to gynecomastia(enlargement of breat tissue due to hormonal imbalance). I dont know how to get rid of it. It feel embarrassing for me to have a enlarged chest.I surfed through internet that my chest matches with grade 2 gynecomastia...

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