Results for: Thyroid

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What is thyroid?

Thyroid is a gland which assists in mediation of metabolisim. It produces a substance called Thyroxin. A lack of this chemical or oversupply of it may cause a person many medi (MORE)
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What is Thyroids?

The thyroid is a gland just beneath the larynx in your neck. It produces what are known as thyroid hormones which are involved in oxygen consumption in adults and regulation o (MORE)
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What does the thyroid do?

The thyroid gland produces hormones to control how quickly the body uses energy, makes proteins, and how sensitive the body is to other hormones.
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Where is the thyroid?

Ir you touch your throat at the bottom of your neck, the last bump you feel it your thyroid gland. It should never be visibly protruding, just a little lump. It is a butterfly (MORE)
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How do you get thyroids?

You don't get thyroids. you are born with thyroids and the thyroid happens to be one of the largest Endocrine gands in our body. The Enocrine Gland(S) or our endocrine system (MORE)
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Is the thyroid hormone?

The thyroid secretes a hormone called thyroxine, which is a hormone.Thyroid is an endocrine gland.It produces thyroxine and calcitonin
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What is the thyroid and what does it do?

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland that sits at the base ofthe neck, below the Adam's apple. This endocrine gland has twosides which are commonly referred to as the left (MORE)