Thyroid Cancer

#ThyroidScarWars

Once you’ve had a thyroidectomy, you’re a true thyroid warrior — like these warriors who talk about their scars.

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10 Questions to Ask About Thyroid Cancer

Being diagnosed with thyroid cancer can be scary, confusing, and overwhelming, and all of the information you will receive will be just as overwhelming. You must relentlessly advocate for your health. Here are the top 10 questions to ask your doctor ...

By Anita Hubbard

Thyroid Disease in Men

Though not as common as in women, men of all ages can also have thyroid disease. Here are the symptoms, complications, and treatments for hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, and thyroid cancer in men.

By Mary Shomon

13 Common Thyroid Myths

Despite the thyroid gland’s importance to every physical function, and the fact that more than 20 million Americans have a thyroid condition, it’s still a condition with plenty of myths and misinformation. Let’s set the record straight.

By Mary Shomon

10 Questions You Should Ask Before Thyroid Surgery

Before scheduling the surgery for your thyroidectomy, you should ask questions such as, “How experienced is the surgeon?”

By Mary Shomon

The Benefits of Exercise After Thyroid Cancer

You may feel like you’ve been hit by a bus after going through thyroid cancer and treatment, but research shows that pushing yourself to exercise can erase that fatigue.

By Mary Shomon