Hypothyroidism can slow down many of the body’s systems, including digestion and elimination, some people may end up being chronically constipated as a result.
For constipation-induced by thyroid disease, by integrative and complementary medicine, we have to consider everything could affect liver lipid metabolism and heart function directly or indirectly.
There are many types of thyroid disease. However, the primary conditions present in most thyroid illnesses are Hypothyroid Symptoms of thyroid disease
Signs and symptoms of hypothyroid and hyperthyroid conditions include:
weak, slow heart beat
Muscular weakness and constant fatigue
Sensitivity to cold
Thick puffy skin and dry skin
slowed mental processes and reduced memory
Goiter (increased size of the thyroid)
rapid, forceful heartbeat tremor
Weight loss in spite of increased appetite
Restlessness, anxiety, and sleeplessness
Profuse sweating and heat intolerance
Goiter (increased size of the thyroid) druidism (thyroid under activity) and hyperthyroidism (thyroid over activity).
By complementary and Integrated Medicine, Thyroid Disease is related to heart, liver, and lung function, so that it can affect patient’s blood pressure, skin, and immune system directly, and cause constipation.
Solution: for Thyroid Disease patient with constipation, Functional Food Therapeutic lifestyle changes program is recommended.