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Can Hypothyroidism Make You Gain Weight

Living with hypothyroidism means slowing down your body’s metabolic process that controls the respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, and other systems. Hypothyroidism causes several health problems when left untreated, including infertility and mental health issues. But does hypothyroidism make you gain weight? What Is Hypothyroidism Hypothyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland fails to create or release a …

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Signs of Thyroid Dysfunction

The thyroid supports a variety of physiological functions. This gland makes hormones that process carbs, fats, and proteins, that stabilize heart rate and help maintain normal blood pressure and body temperature. If dysfunction occurs in the thyroid, a chain reaction of physical symptoms results. Though it is believed that approximately 20 million Americans have thyroid …

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