Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)

Thyroid disease includes hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid, a clinical consequence of deficient secretion by the thyroid gland) and hyperthyroid (overactive thyroid, where overproduction of thyroid hormone leads to a state of thyrotoxicosis).

For more information on how acupuncture may be able to help with the symptoms of thyroid disease, please download this factsheet. 

Thyroid disease

Thyroid disease includes hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid, a clinical consequence of deficient secretion by the thyroid gland) and hyperthyroid (overactive thyroid, where overproduction of thyroid hormone leads to a state of thyrotoxicosis).

For more information on how acupuncture may be able to help with the symptoms of thyroid disease, please download this factsheet.