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Parathyroid glands can become overactive, causing an increase in the level of calcium in your blood. Surgery to remove any affected glands is the only reliable way to prevent long-term problems.
The pituitary gland makes different hormones, some that have direct effects on the body and others that control other endocrine glands. Find out more by reading our trusted partner pages.
The adrenal glands are two endocrine glands sitting on top of each kidney. They form part of the body's hormonal system. They produce several hormones that are involved in controlling your blood pressure, metabolism and your body's response to stress.
Information about Graves' disease from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on autoimmune diseases.
Trusted information about Hashimoto's disease including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis,treatment and link to trusted resources.
Addison's disease is a condition that makes people feel very weak and tired. Learn more about its symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment.
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Causes of thyroid problems
Trusted information about the common causes of thyroid problems, including autoimmune disease, certain medical treatments, and inflammation of the thyroid.
Complications of thyroid problems
Thyroid problems can lead to many complications – like heart failure, nerve damage or infertility. Learn about the consequences of not treating these problems.