Every cell and organ in your body depends upon thyroid hormones for proper functioning. It is the thyroid gland, a butterfly shaped gland at the base of the throat, that produces the hormones which regulate the basic metabolic rate of each cell—i.e., the conversion of oxygen and calories into energy. Even a slight deficiency of thyroid hormone can have a significant impact on your health. Signs of thyroid deficiency, or hypothyroidism, include the following:
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