what is hypothyroidism?

Hypothyroidism is a prevalent condition when the thyroid does not produce and release enough thyroid hormone into your bloodstream, and your metabolism becomes slower.

Most prevalent causes of Hypothyroidism 

– Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis – Radioactive iodine therapy – Thyroid gland surgical removal – Radiation therapy – Medication – Iodine deficiency  

Common symptoms of Hypothyroidism 

– Weight gain – Face puffiness – Hair thinning – Slowed heart rate – Weight gain – Muscle weakness

Diagnosis of Hypothyroidism 

The doctor might suggest conducting blood tests if the patient shows any Hypothyroidism symptoms . The tests are TSH & T4.