Thyroid Conditions That Can Reverse

Many of us have wondered if our thyroid condition can be cured, and whilst for most of us, we’re unfortunately stuck with it for life, there are some forms of thyroid disease that can come… More

Book Review: The Thyroid Hormone Breakthrough by Mary J. Shomon

Mary Shomon is a well-recognised and well-respected thyroid patient advocate. Diagnosed with Hashimoto’s and hypothyroidism, she has been a health activist for over twenty-years. The Thyroid Hormone Breakthrough is just one of several books by… More

Should I Have RAI or a Thyroidectomy?

For those with a form of overactive thyroid disease, such as Graves’, hyperthyroidism and Hashitoxicosis, they may be offered RAI (Radioactive Iodine Treatment) or a Thyroidectomy (surgical removal of the thyroid gland) as treatment options. … More

How Xenoestrogens Can Be Making Your Thyroid Health Worse

As people with thyroid issues, we are often told to avoid xenoestrogens – chemicals that, once in our bodies, can alter the normal function of our hormones. Xenoestrogens mimic the effect of the hormone oestrogen,… More

5 Tips For a Healthy Thyroid Pregnancy

I often hear from fellow thyroid patients with hypothyroidism and Hashimoto’s who want to know what they can do to ensure they have a healthy pregnancy and good chance of conceiving a child. I have… More

9 Celebrities That Have Spoken out About Their Thyroid Disease

As well as all the millions of people with thyroid conditions worldwide, there are many people in the public eye who also have experience of thyroid disease.  See my list of people here, but also… More

List of Thyroid (And Related) Events

Originally published on 7th October 2016 Last updated on 24th February 2020 The below dates and events are listed here for ease, so that we have all the relevant events to hand, in which we… More