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A Complete Look at Hyperthyroidism James M. Lowrance

A Complete Look at Hyperthyroidism

James M. Lowrance

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Hyperthyroidism is a term that simply means a person has developed an overactive thyroid gland. The metabolism of a person with hyperthyroidism is sped up from too much thyroid hormone in their system, so that everything in the body is running atMoreHyperthyroidism is a term that simply means a person has developed an overactive thyroid gland. The metabolism of a person with hyperthyroidism is sped up from too much thyroid hormone in their system, so that everything in the body is running at overdrive. When this happens, the person will experience hyperthyroid symptoms.The vast majority of people with hyperthyroidism (95%) experience Graves disease as the cause. This is an autoimmune disease caused by antibodies created by the immune system that attach to the thyroid gland and stimulate it to produce excessive amounts of hormone.Graves disease and other causes of hyperthyroidism are addressed as well as detailed discussion on symptoms diagnosis and treatments.TABLE OF CONTENTS:CHAPTER ONE: Hyperthyroidism and Its CausesCHAPTER TWO: Recognizing Graves DiseaseCHAPTER THREE: Treatments for Graves DiseaseCHAPTER FOUR: Hypothyroid & Hyperthyroid at the Same TimeCHAPTER FIVE: My Own Experience with HashitoxicosisCHAPTER SIX: Anxiety Symptoms in Thyroid DisordersCHAPTER SEVEN: Book Review for: Living Well with Graves Disease and HyperthyroidismCHAPTER EIGHT: Goiters Associated with Hyperthyroidism