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Do’s and Don’ts For Patients With Hashimoto’s Disease

By Richard Anderson Hashimoto’s disease is an autoimmune condition which results in an underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism). This occurs when the body produces proteins called antibodies that attack the normal thyroid cells thereby causing damage to the tissue of the gland. The thyroid is responsible for various processes such as regulating the rate and rhythm of the heart, body temperature control, metabolism of energy stores and digestion. Signs and symptoms of