The main function of the thyroid is to produce hormones that control the heart rate, digestion, muscles, brain development, and metabolism. The two most common thyroid gland health problems are hypothyroidism, i.e. when the thyroid is underactive and hyperthyroidism when the gland is overactive.
If you suffer from chronic inflammation of the tonsils, if your tonsils are too big, or if you don’t practice good oral hygiene, the risk of tonsil stones is much higher. The conventional treatment for tonsil stones is a tonsillectomy or surgical removal of the tonsils.