16 Nisan 2012 Pazartesi

Cigarette Smoking and Thyroid Disease

This is when it comes to smoking and thyroid diseasethat many patients are three main questions:
thyroid gland
What is the relationship between smoking and thyroid disease?Is it bad if you have thyroid disease, you smoke? andThe diagnosis of hypothyroidism is sometimes a long time after quitting this a coincidence?
Let's look at the answers.
Back in 1996, as I was diagnosed hypothyroid after quitting the Usenet news group forother women, anecdotal information has been sent a request to the thyroid(stopped smoking in July of 1995, and was not too long after that I was diagnosed with thyroid statusMe to explore the relationship between thyroid disease and smoking why.)

Said the women had the same experience I received a large number of responses: they are diagnosed with hypothyroidism after quitting a long time, and more interestedAt that time, I am in contact with these questions and the American Thyroid Foundation,said there is some research on the relationship between smoking and thyroidOutlined in an article in their newsletter, sent me some of the researchHere is a recap of some of the findings.

Non-Absolutely Thyroid Damage

First, the tobacco smoke contains substances that affect the function of the thyroid.Research shows that smokers are more likely to have thyroid enlargement and mildthyroid enlargement in smokers may be signs of thyroid disorder can be subtle.According to a January 27the American Medical Association, non-Journal, 1993 articlesmokers are twice as likely to develop Graves' diseaseCigarette smoking alsoapparently worsens eye problems in people with Graves' disease.

1 yorum:

  1. Due to nicotine drug and tobacco in cigarette you may get various diseases like thyroid, tooth and gum problems etc. Sometimes it may happen that after quit smoking, hyperthyroid disease may generate in the body.