Welcome to Home & Health Care Management! Our agency focuses on quality and comprehensive care for older adults and those living with disabilities in Northern California. We pride ourselves on finding solutions that work best for you and your family, even if that means referring you to another agency that we trust. If you are in need of in home care, or you just need some resources, give us a call. You can also send us a message here.
January is Thyroid Awareness Month. Even though the thyroid gland is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of the neck, it plays a huge role in our bodies. The thyroid gland influences the function of the bodies’ most important organs, such as the heart, brain, kidney, liver and skin.
How Does a Thyroid Gland Work? Below is a great excerpt from The Harvard Medical School Guide to Overcoming Thyroid Problems by Dr. Jeffrey R. Garber, published by McGraw-Hill:
“Think of your thyroid as a car engine that sets the pace at which your body operates. An engine produces the required amount of energy for a car to move at a certain speed. In the same way, your thyroid gland manufactures enough thyroid hormone to prompt your cells to perform a function at a certain rate. Just as a car can’t produce energy without gas, your thyroid needs fuel to produce...
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