UNDERSTANDING the relevance of the thyroid gland and hair growth is vitally important.
When the body is under stress, its automatic response is to distribute the energy to a more important function such as healing. What happens then to the hair as an element of the integumentary system during prolonged stress? I will focus on the relevance of the thyroid gland and how it affects hair growth. The thyroid gland secretes two iodine-derivative hormones into the bloodstream. Click here to read more.
By Dr Germaine Williams-Beckles