Resources for More Information: Thyroid Cancer

OncoLink Team
Last Modified: June 1, 2016

The internet can be a valuable resource for a patient who wants to find out more information about their disease. However, remember that not every website contains accurate and reliable information. The websites listed below offer up to date information and resources.

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association

Provides education and support for people with thyroid cancer as well as funds research into the disease.

www.thyca.org

 

Light of Life Foundation

A non-profit organization which provides education and support to people with thyroid cancer and the public.

www.lightoflifefoundation.org

 

Endocrine Web

Provides education about various endocrine conditions, including thyroid cancers.

www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/thyroid-cancer

 

REACT Thyroid Foundation

An advocacy organization dedicated to supporting research for thyroid cancer treatments.

http://www.reactthyroidfoundation.org/

 

Low Iodine Diet Resources

 ThyCa’s Low Iodine Cookbook

http://thyca.org/pap-fol/lowiodinediet/

 

Light of Life’s Low Iodine Cookbook

http://lightoflifefoundation.org/Resources/Low-Iodine-Cookbook

Blogs

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by Christina Bach, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
February 26, 2016

From the National Cancer Institute