Natural treatment for an over active thyroid?

Hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland produces too much of the hormone. This usually results in causing an excessive increase in height and metabolism. Body temperature is governed by the thyroid gland by the secretion of two hormones that control the rate at which the body burns calories and energy. If there is an excess of the thyroid hormone in the body, every function of the body tends to speed up. The most common symptoms of hyperthyroidism are an accelerated heart rate, weight loss, muscle deterioration, anxiety, and severe mood swings. It is best if you seek medical advice before treating this condition.

You can use some of the following home remedies to safely suppress an overactive thyroid gland.You should avoid all flour products, caffeine, monosodium glutamate, and artificial sweeteners. A group of foods that is known as goitrogens naturally blocks thyroid hormone synthesis and includes foods like cabbage, broccoli, brussels sprouts, almonds, and peaches. Ensure that you consume these foods raw to derive the maximum benefit from them. Herbs that might provide help you treat hyperthyroidism are valerian, lemon balm, and motherwart and hawthorn. You should also ensure that you drink plenty of water and juice, especially that of carrots. You also ensure that you are taking iodine supplements daily to help the functioning of the thyroid gland.

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