HYPERTHYROIDISM

HYPERTHYROIDISM

Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland makes too much thyroid hormone. The condition is often called overactive thyroid.

CUSHING SYNDROME

CUSHING SYNDROME
CUSHING'S SYNDROME

Cushing syndrome is a disorder that occurs when your body has a high level of the hormone cortisol.

POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition in which a woman has increased levels of male hormones (androgens).

Many problems occur as a result of this increase of hormones, including:

• Menstrual irregularities

• Infertility

• Skin problems such as acne and increased hair growth

• Increased number of small cysts in the ovaries

DIABETES

DIABETES Treatment

Diabetes is a long-term (chronic) disease in which the body cannot regulate the amount of sugar in the blood.

OSTEOPOROSIS

Osteoporosis is a disease in which bones become fragile and more likely to break (fracture).

BLOOD PRESSURE

BLOOD PRESSURE
BLOOD PRESSURE

Blood pressure is a measurement of the force on the walls of your arteries as your heart pumps blood through your body. You can measure your blood pressure at home. You can also have it checked at your health care provider’s office or even a fire station.