logo www.dreddyclinic.com

Home | Up | Introduction | What's Included | Products | Adding Pages | FAQs | Ayurvedic Medicine | Integrated Medicine | Education | Contents | Articles | Links | Products | Search | Feedback | Contact
Ayurvedic - Integrated Medical Clinic - reliable health information ...Balance your health
Thyroid cancer
What's Included
Adding Pages
Ayurvedic Medicine
Integrated Medicine
Special Programs
Ayurvedic Cure
Study Programs
Colon Cleansing
colon cleansing program

One of the most frequent bowel problems that people experience today is constipation. Why is the Colon Cleansing so important? Check it out.



Pricelist for the treatments

Pricelist for the ayurvedic cures and treatments

application form for the Ayurvedic courses

adobe pdf logoYou will need the free Acrobat Reader from Adobe to view and print some of the documents. 








Web DrEddyClinic.com

Thyroid cancer

Diseases & Conditions A-Z

| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U |

 V | W | X | Y | Z |


Head or Neck


Risk factors

Although the exact cause of many cases of thyroid cancer isn't known, certain factors increase your risk:

  • Exposure to radiation. This includes radiation you may have received as a treatment for acne or other childhood diseases as well as radiation from nuclear fallout. If you're concerned about possible radiation exposure, talk to your doctor.

  • Family history. Having a parent with MEN 2A, MEN 2B, or familial medullary cancer means you have a 50 percent chance of having the genetic mutation that causes these diseases. If you have one of these types of cancer yourself, your children also have a 50 percent chance of developing cancer. Your doctor or a genetic counselor can give you more information and answer any questions you may have regarding genetic screening and treatment.

  • Certain inherited conditions. Your risk of papillary thyroid cancer increases if you have Gardner's syndrome or familial adenomatous polyposis — genetic disorders in which large numbers of precancerous polyps develop throughout your colon and upper intestine. Untreated, Gardner's syndrome and familial adenomatous polyposis usually lead to colon cancer. Having Cowden disease, a rare, inherited disorder that causes lesions on your face, hands and feet, and inside your mouth, also increases your risk of developing thyroid cancer.

  • Sex. For reasons that aren't clear, women are two to three times as likely as men to develop thyroid cancer.

  • Reproductive history. Women whose last pregnancy occurs at age 30 or later appear to be at higher risk of thyroid cancer than are women who have children earlier in life.

  • Age. Papillary and follicular thyroid cancers can develop at any age but become more common in young adulthood. Sporadic medullary thyroid cancer usually occurs in adults, but MEN 2 and familial medullary cancer can also affect children and infants.

When to seek medical advice

See your doctor if you develop any of the symptoms of thyroid cancer, including a lump in your neck near your Adam's apple, hoarseness, or trouble swallowing or breathing. And don't hesitate to talk to your doctor if you think you may be at risk of thyroid problems or are worried about radiation treatments you received in childhood.

Thyroid cancer > 1 > 2 > 3 > 4

Ask The Doctor

Related Sites:


Treatments Programs:


Dr. Eddy's Clinic Integrated Medicine - Web Journal

Articles Articles give your more informations in detail. Forum - Forum Integrated Medicine - Ayurvedic Forum
Ayurvedic Articles give your more informations in detail. Disease Articles give your more informations in detail. Men Health Articles give your more informations in detail. Treatment Articles give your more informations in detail.
Aging Articles give your more informations in detail. Vaccination Articles give your more informations in detail. Women Health Articles give your more informations in detail. Integrated Medicine Articles give your more informations in detail.

Submit a Article Submit a Article - Articles give your more informations in detail.


Integrated Medicine

combines Western medicine with Complementary and Alternative medicine and mind-body-spirit approaches to health and healing.

Live Blood Analysis

Two drops of blood under a specialized high powered ultra-dark field microscope, reveals anomalies in the blood. The unique tool for prevention.

is recognized by most as the most powerful and versatile therapy known in alternative health because it plays a vital role in maintaining the well-being of the body. Check it out why.
Contact the Doctor

contact the doctor in the dreddyclinic.com

contact the doctor


This information is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition.
In no event will The DrEddyClinic.com be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this web site.



Chiang Mai 50230, Thailand
Phone. +66-53-436284
Fax. +66-53-436284
Mobile. 098505066
contact to the Integrated - Medical -Clinic | Terms and Conditions | Home Up Next
Last Modified : 03/15/08 02:26 AM