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Environmental Factors Behind Thyroid Disease | Wellness Clinic

The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped organ located in the base of the neck. It's in charge of releasing essential thyroid hormones which control the body's metabolism, the way the body uses energy. The thyroid gland's hormones regulate vital body functions, such as breathing, heart rate, central and peripheral nervous systems, body temperature and more.

What causes autoimmune thyroid disease?
As essential as the thyroid gland is, however, the body's own immune system can sometimes malfunction and attack this important endocrine organ, ultimately affecting its function. Autoimmune thyroid diseases, like Hashimoto's thyroid disease and Graves' disease, have been on the rise in the United States. While the diagnosis of thyroid disease has increased, many doctors still don't know the cause of the issue, but these have been linked to several factors.

Environmental Factors for AITD
A number of environmental factors have been associated with the development an…

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City of El Paso

El Paso Police Deparment - 911 North Raynor Street, El Paso, TX 79903 - (915) 564-7000
El Paso Fire Department - (915) 771-1000

El Paso County Resources

El Paso County Sheriff's Department - Sheriff's Office HQ, 3850 Justice, El Paso, TX 79938 - (915) 538-2217
Avis Rent-a-Car - El Paso Offices
6401 Convair Road, El Paso, TX 79906 - (915) 779-2700
6520 Convair Road, El Paso, TX 79925 - (915) 783-6050
1320 N Zaragoza Rd, Street 104, El Paso, TX 79936 - (915) 858-5846

State Of Texas Resources

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles - El Paso Regional Office
Texas DMV Office: 500 E. Overland Avenue, Street 101,El Paso, TX 79901-2414
Texas DMV Phone: (915) 546-2140
TxDPS Address: 11612 Scott Simpson, El Paso, Tx, 79936
TxDPS Phone: (915) 849-4080
Texas DOT Address: 1430 Joe Battle Boulevard, El Paso, TX 79936
Texas DOT Phone: (915) 849-5550
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Texas DOT Address: West El Paso, 4201 Hondo Pass Drive, El Paso, TX 79904
Texas DOT Phone: (915) 757-5901
Other Legal Resources
If for some reason the attorneys on this site are unable to meet your particular legal need, please refer to the El Paso, TX Personal Injury Lawyers at HG.org, El Paso, TX Personal Injury Attorneys at Getlegal.com and El Paso County Personal Injury Lawyers at Justia.com online legal directories.
Other Personal Injury & Accident Resources
An automobile accident can be unpredictable and often inevitable, resulting in undesired injuries, aggravated conditions and property damages. After being involved in this type of circumstance, many people may be confused or upset, unable to take the proper action due to the stress and pain following the auto collision. The above mentioned resources have been made available to the public to help them take the necessary steps to claim their personal injury and accident compensation from their legal and medical settlement.
For more information, please feel free to ask Dr. Jimenez or contact us at 915-850-0900 .

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