The thyroid is a tiny, butterfly-shaped gland in your neck. Million people in India suffer from various thyroid-related diseases. Women are more likely than men to have thyroid problems. Fatigue, Weight loss, sensitivity to cold, depression, memory problems, goiter, hair loss, muscle pain, infertility, trembling hands are some of the symptoms of thyroid problems in women.
What is Hypothyroidism?
Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) is a condition in which your thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones. Hypothyroidism can cause several health problems, such as obesity, joint pain, infertility, and heart disease.
Hypothyroidism signs and symptoms may include: –
- Dry Skin
- Weight Gain
- Thinning Hair
- Pain, stiffness, or swelling in your joints
- Enlarged thyroid gland
Women who have regular periods release one egg from either ovary every month. Hypothyroidism can interfere with the process of egg formation and release causing irregular periods and difficulty in conceiving. Hypothyroidism can be easily treated, and once you get your thyroid levels back to a normal range, you can become pregnant.
Radiance Hospital is the Best Hospital in Mohali, Chandigarh (Tricity). Dr. Raman Singla (Director of Radiance Hospital, General & Laparoscopic Surgeon) and Dr. Rimmy Singla (Director of Radiance Hospital, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, IVF Specialist) offer the various advanced laparoscopic treatment in Mohali. Radiance Hospital also offers thyroid treatments for women during pregnancy. If you have signs or symptoms of a thyroid condition, especially during pregnancy as you are at higher risk for a thyroid condition during pregnancy than other women. At this time you need high risk pregnancy care. It affects you and your baby too. Many complications may have arisen like low IQ in a baby, miscarriage, growth, and development of a baby if it is left untreated. Consult Dr. Rimmy Singla at Radiance Hospital (The best Hospital in Mohali).