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what does the thyroid do

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asked Nov 29, 2013 in Health Topics by jim36 Newbie (130 points)
recategorized Nov 29, 2013 by DeniseC
   

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The thyroid makes three hormones that it secretes into the circulation system. Two of these hormones, called thyroxine and triiodothyronine, expand your physique's metabolic rate. Basically, the figure's metabolic rate is the means by which rapidly the phones in your physique utilize the vitality archived inside them. Thyroid hormones make units utilize more vitality. By regulating what amount of vitality our cells use, thyroid hormones likewise help to control our constitution temperature. Hotness is discharged when vitality is utilized, expanding our physique temperature. Thyroid hormones likewise assume a part in making proteins, the building squares of the physique's cells. They likewise expand the utilization of the muscle to fat quotients' and glucose stores.
answered Dec 5, 2013 by amanda01 Inquisitive Expert (92,460 points)

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