Thyroid glands are butterfly-shaped glands located in the front of the neck and an abnormal growth of cells/tumor in those glands is called Thyroid Cancer. Not a lot of people are aware of it as it is not very common and fewer than 1.2 percent of men and women are expected to get it.There are four types of Thyroid Cancers -- Papillary Thyroid Cancer, Medullary Thyroid Cancer, Follicular Thyroid Cancer and Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer or Anaplastic Carcinoma. Although a majority of the adult population both men and women have Thyroid Glands, less than 1 percent of them have been reported cancerous. Most Thyroid Cancers are diagnosed early on and are highly curable.Take this Quiz to test your knowledge of Thyroid Cancers.
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Dark circles around the eyes are a common problem. They usually appear as a spot under the eyes, which looks darker than the skin surrounding it. When the blood vessels and the blood in it appear more clearly than the rest of the face, it results in undereye dark circles.
The medical condition wherein the blood pressure in the arteries is elevated is called hypertension. This long-term medical condition, also called high blood pressure, does not have any specific symptoms; however, it poses a great risk for coronary artery diseases as well as chronic kidney diseases, amongst other conditions. Lifestyle changes and medications are two aspects which can aid in keeping a check on hypertension. Check out this small quiz to find out more about hypertension, its symptoms, and diagnosis.