Dear Readers, Today let’s know about Thyroid Disease and Treatment and some steps to follow to get complete thyroid cure. Thyroid disease assumes in different forms, the most frequent being Hypothyroidism also called as thyrotoxicosis or exophthalmic goiter.
Hypothyroidism is a result of withering or atrophy of thyroid gland. The serious condition of the body is Hyperthyroidism, which results from overactivity of the thyroid gland. In some cases, the thyroid may also lead to thyroid cancer.
Women are more prone to thyroid disease after middle age. Women who are over worked and do not get sufficient relaxation and rest, they have more risk of this disease. Older women affected by this disease is at the menopause and thereafter, or any physical strain on the body.
In Hypothyroidism, the basal metabolism decreases below normal, which results in the patient tends to be slow in his movements. The patient suffers from cold, constipation and puts on weight.
The patients face the problems like dry, scaly, thickened hair, puffiness in the face, slow pulse, stiffness in the joints and vague pain in the back in Hypothyroidism.
Hyperthyroidism patient is usually nervous, sensitive to heat, weak, sweat frequently, over active and often underweight.
Palpitation of the heart and slight tremor in the fingers.
Bulging of the eyes and passing an excessive quantity of urine.
The heart becomes over active and risk of enlarge.
The pulse rate is rapid and irregular.
Insufficient production of thyroid hormone leads to Hypothyroidism. Other causes are an inborn error of the thyroid gland and some pituitary deficiency.
The overactive gland produces the excess amount of thyroid hormone, which causes Hyperthyroidism.
This raises the body metabolism. Physical and emotional stress also one of the main cause of this disease. Hereditary also may become the main reason of this disease. The real cause of thyroid disease is wrong feeding habits over a long period of the faulty style of living.
Thyroid gland destroys toxic matter generated in the intestine, which results in putrefaction of animal protein material such as fish, meat eggs, cheese, and milk. When excessive quantities of these foods are consumed, thyroid glands will be overworked which results in the clogging of the intestinal tract with toxic matter.
The overworking of the thyroid gland which further complicated by emotionalism and wrong living habits result in weakening the system.
Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism or any other condition of thyroid gland only treatment is a cleansing of the system, adoption of a rational dietary and rest and relaxation.
The patient should take fruit juices like grape, apple, pineapple, and orange after every 2 hours of morning 9 o’clock to night 9 o’clock. The bowels should be cleansed daily with enema hot water.
After the juice fast the patients should spend further three days on fruits and milk as three meals with four-hourly intervals. The thereafter patient can take balanced diets such as seeds, grains, nuts, vegetables, and fruits.
The patient should take complete rest for two months while treatment. After symptoms subside patient can take physical exercise.
In case of Hyperthyroidism, the patient appetite usually large and the weight decrease cannot be prevented. This is because until the heart beat slows down and the tremors stop, there will be the incomplete assimilation of food.
The weight slowly increased once the balance is restored. As weight increases, hunger will disappear. A narrow waist compress and later neck compress should be worn for five nights to help the absorption of food.
Some foods and fruits cause harm to thyroid patients such as white flour products, white sugar, fried and greasy foods, fresh foods, condiments, preserves, tea, coffee, and alcohol. Thyroid patient should avoid all these foods.
Thyroid patient should never become exhausted, irritate and emotional upset. For complete thyroid, the cure should follow the diet strictly for one year.
Thyroid diet consists of fresh fruits, vegetables and the starch elements like potatoes and whole wheat products. Protein food such as peas, cheese, lentils, beans, and nuts. For some time there will be an extremely nervous complaint but the attacks become of short duration and less severe as the treatment progresses.
Note: If any serious health problem please consult your doctor immediately. The above tips should follow Under the guidance of your healthcare practitioner.
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