Thyroid gland is a part of endocrine system which regulates many metabolic activities such as growth and energy use of the body. Excreted hormones of thyroid glands are Triiodothyronine (T3) and Tetrathyronine (T4). These hormones regulate metabolism, control the development and growth of tissues, especially tissues of the Nervous System.
Early symptoms of thyroid disorders or ailments are –
- Fatigue and body ache
- Rapid weight gain or loss
- Fluctuate in heart rate (i.e. high or low palpitation)
- Too much sensitive to heat or cold
- In woman, Irregularity of menstrual cycle
- The skin gets Dry
- The hair starts falling and rough
Thyroid related ailments are –
Thyroid gland produces less T3 and T4 hormones.
Symptoms of Hypothyroidism:
Increase in weight, dryness of hair, inability to bear cold, constipation, aching waist, joints get stiff, pulse rate goes down, swelling on the face etc.
Thyroid gland produces more T3 and T4 hormones.
Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism:
Loss of weight, fatigue, inability to bear heat, palpitation of heart, excessive sweating, trembling of fingers, pulse rate goes down, memory becomes weak, more urination, high blood pressure, excessive appetite, falling of hair, etc.
One or more nodules of thyroid get swollen up. This inflammation appears on the throat.
Symptoms of Goiter:
Weak concentration power, depression, feels like weeping, loss of mental balance and loss of weight.
Causes of Thyroid Diseases:
Deficiency of Iodine in food – It is happened due to not eating enough raw food and iodide salt, etc. In cooked food, iodine is destroyed. Other causes are mental and emotional tension, hereditary, junk food, etc.
Naturopathy Treatment of thyroid diseases:
Depending upon the condition, treatment should be recommended. Initially, person should go on approximately 3 to 4 days fast by using the lemon water, coconut water, honey water, vegetables juice i.e. spinach, cucumber, carrot, cabbage, white Petha etc. After that raw fruits and vegetables should be eaten. Sprouted cereals should also used in morning breakfast and can also used along with meals which provides roughage in sufficient amount to the digestion system. Dry fruits like raisin, almond, walnut, figs, Makhana, etc. should used after 12 hours of soak time except Makhana which improves the digestion system. Vegetables juice like guava, grapes, papaya, orange, spinach, fenugreek seed, cabbage, cucumber, carrot, beat root, tomato, water chest, etc. is also very helpful to cure thyroid ailments. After one month Person should take Chapatti which made of whole grain wheat and Ragi flour with vegetables, pulses and properly chewed a long with the salad and sprouted pulse and grains. Almost up to one year, consume 50% diet in the form of raw or uncooked.
One cup spinach juice, mix one spoon honey and ¼ th spoon of cumin seed (Jeera) powder, take it every night before sleeping.
In a glass of water soak two spoons of dry coriander and boil till the quantity is reduced to one fourth and drink on an empty stomach in morning. Daily do gargle with saline water.
In Case of Hypothyroidism, use low protein and easy to digest diet.
In Case of Hyperthyroidism, use high protein diet.
Naturopathy Detoxification at least for 15 days – Used therapy is hip bath, mudpack on stomach and neck, enema, hot & cold Fomentation on stomach and neck, steam bath, massage therapy one neck, etc. Before going to take treatment consult with the Naturopathy Doctor. He may be change detoxification time and therapy based upon the patient conditions. For Natural treatment, Yuvaan Naturopathy and Ayurved Center is the best place for thyroid treatment and other chronic & lifestyle diseases.
By practicing yogasana, special exercises, detoxification, massage therapy and proper nutritional diet, this disorders or ailments can be got rid of completely. Useful asana are Shavasana, Yognidra, Matsyasana, Bhujangasana, neck exercise must be done, walking daily, etc.
In Case of Hypothyroidism – Some fruits like Banana, vegetables like cauliflower, lady finger, Arvi, etc. and pulses like Urad Dal, Rajma should be avoided. Basic principle is that avoid not easy to digest, high protein, less fiber diet and adopt easy to digest diet like fruits, vegetables, whole grains flours, pulses, more fibrous items etc.
Note: In Naturopathy & Ayurvedic Treatment System, Yuvaan Naturopathy & Ayurvedic Center is one of the most trusted place to treat Thyroid Ailments/disorders i.e. Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Goiter, and other chronic, lifestyle diseases, deficiency disorders etc. Iodine and antioxidant play a major role to treat thyroid ailments. All types Ailments are being cured in Naturopathy from the roots without any side effects.