thyroiditis or Hashimoto's thyroiditis is a condition caused by inflammation
of the thyroid gland.
an autoimmune disease, which means that the body inappropriately attacks
the thyroid gland--as if it was foreign tissue.
multinodular goitre (also known as toxic nodular goitre, toxic nodular
struma) is a form of hyperthyroidism - where there is excess production
of thyroid hormones.
It is the second most common cause of hyperthyroidism after Graves
is required in order for the body to product thyroid hormone.
is an amino acid which is a precursor of T4 (thyroxine) and T3 (Triiodothyronine).
is usually easily obtained from diet, there are no published studies
on the effects of supplementing in hypothyroidism .
is a thyroid-hormone precursor, and supplementation may increase thyroid
hormone levels and boost your metabolism. Unfortunately, there's no
definitive evidence that this is so.