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10 Thyroid Treatment Warnings to Watch For

If your doctor has ever told you that thyroid disease is easy to diagnose or treat, he may be mishandling your treatment.

By Mary Shomon

How to Organize Your Thyroid Paperwork

When you have thyroid disease, keeping your medical records organized can be a challenge. Here's everything you should have in your personal health packet.

By Mary Shomon

Thyroid Cancer Survivor Shares Her Story

This mom and entrepreneur turned her own thyroid cancer challenges into an advocacy mission to help others like her.

By Mary Shomon

Advice for New Thyroid Cancer Patients

A thyroid cancer advocate shares all the advice she wished she knew after her initial diagnosis.

By Mary Shomon

How is Thyroid Cancer Diagnosed?

Wondering what to expect from a thyroid cancer diagnosis? Here's all the tests and tools your doctor may use to diagnose your condition.

By Mary Shomon

Exploring Current Issues in Thyroid Cancer

A Mayo Clinic endocrinologist talks about thyroid cancer issues like overdiagnosis, and whether active surveillance is a viable treatment.

By Mary Shomon

Do You Know the Signs of Thyroid Cancer?

Unfortunately, thyroid cancer is hard to spot, so pay close attention to symptoms like swelling in your face or a lump in your neck.

By Mary Shomon

13 Thyroid Rules Patients Should Follow

Living with a thyroid disease means paying close attention to your health. Following these rules can help you manage your condition.

By Mary Shomon

Thyroid Nodules: Diagnosis and Treatment

Thyroid nodules are lumps or tumors in your thyroid gland—which you need to know about.

By Mary Shomon

How to Find the Right Thyroid Doctor: 9 Tips

Find out more about the when you should work with an endocrinologist, and when and why another type of physician may be a better choice for your health.

By Mary Shomon