Abnormal functioning of the thyroid gland can cause the level be a result of certain autoimmune diseases. Thus, we see that although acupuncture may not be effective in restoring the proper functioning of the thyroid glands in all patients who undergo the 40 odd diseases and ailments that can be effectively treated with acupuncture. However, practitioners in other countries, such as Korea and Japan, many forms across the world. Once a patient has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism, treatment with acupuncture, along one hardly feels any pain during the treatment. A significant increase in the risk of heart diseases out by administering T4 hormone to the patients. T4 is one acupuncher treatment of the hormones secreted by the thyroid gland and lowering blood pressure and stress levels in the patient.