Monthly Archives: February 2018

Insulin Resistance – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

One of the most common medical problems recently is the insulin resistance. Insulin resistance is a condition and a driving factor to gestational diabetes, type 2 diabetes and prediabetes. It is when the body cannot respond properly to the insulin produced by the pancreas.   Insulin is a hormone produced by the beta cells of [...]

2018-02-20T15:07:14+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Causes and Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is a condition that seems to affect more and more people around the world. It consists of a reduced function of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland produces three important main hormones that affect every cell in the human body and many of the important metabolic reactions. These hormones are triiodothyronine, thyroxine and calcitonin. [...]

2018-02-20T15:00:38+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Reasons Why People Develop Thyroid Nodules

The thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped gland located at the base of your neck, above the breastbone. Despite its small size and weight, it is one of the most important glands in the human body due to its many functions. The thyroid gland has two separate lobes and usually it is impossible to manually [...]

2018-02-26T19:19:13+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|