Thyroid Cancer Resources

The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Last Modified: November 18, 2013

General thyroid cancer information and support:

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association: provides education and support for people with thyroid cancer, funds research into the disease.

National Cancer Institute: Thyroid Cancer Menu
 
The American Cancer Society: Thyroid Cancer Information
 
Light of Life Foundation: Provides education and support to people with thyroid cancer and the public.
 
Endocrine Web: Provides education about various endocrine conditions, including thyroid cancers.
 
REACT Thyroid Foundation: advocacy organization dedicated to supporting research for thyroid cancer treatments.
 
 
 
Low Iodine Diet Resources:
 
ThyCa’s Low Iodine Cookbook
 
Light of Life’s Low Iodine Cookbook

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From the National Cancer Institute