Recently Published Thyroid Research
These notes describing published research studies
were prepared by Robert D. Utiger, M.D. from summaries
of original research articles.
The Alliance for Patient Education
Warns Thyroid Patients of Potential Problems With Thyroid
Drug Resulting From FDA Approval of Generic Version
Have You Checked Your Neck?
Joan Shey and the Light of Life Foundation are raising
awareness for thyroid cancer by urging people to do just
this. TFA is supporting this important campaign.
Changing Your Thyroid Prescription
TFA recommends that you stay on whatever brand of thyroid
hormone that your doctor prescribes.
TFA Thyroid Treatment Questionnaire
Give us your experiences if you do change your medication.
Are you at Risk for a Thyroid Problem?
Prevalence and Prevention of Thyroid
Disease in the U.S.
4.1 million men and 8 million women have either
hyper- or hypothyroidism that is unrecognized and untreated.
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We do not intend to take
the place of your relationship with your personal physician
who is familiar with your overall health and can examine
you and test you regarding your thyroid problem.