HYPERTHYROIDISM occurs when your thyroid goes into overdrive, producing too much thyroid hormone. This can lead to an overactive thyroid, revving up your metabolism and causing some noticeable symptoms:

  • Rapid Weight Loss
  • Irregular Heartbeat
  • Increased Metabolism
  • Fatigue and Muscle Weakness
  • Anxiety and Irritability
  • Sweating and Heat Intolerance

HYPOTHYROIDISM happens when your thyroid doesn’t produce enough thyroid hormone, slowing down your metabolism and impacting your whole body. It’s also called underactive thyroid disease and is quite common with readily apparent symptoms:

  • Unexplained weight gain
  • Fatigue and sluggishness
  • Dry skin and hair
  • Sensitivity to cold
  • Depression and mood swings
  • Muscle aches and joint pain

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If you observe any symptoms, consult an Asian Hospital Endocrinologist by clicking here.

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