Thyroid Awareness Month 2020

TW: Mental health, suicide January is Thyroid Awareness Month. A month dedicated to talking about thyroid disease – the conditions and symptoms, importance of diagnosis and treatment, but also the many issues we often face… More

Thyroid Awareness Month 2019

January is Thyroid Awareness Month. A month dedicated to talking about thyroid disease – the conditions and symptoms, importance of diagnosis and treatment, but also the many issues we face as thyroid patients.

Thyroid Awareness Month (2017)

One year ago today exactly, I took a photo of myself holding a piece of paper that simply said ‘I am the face of thyroid disease’ and posted it online.  I’m doing it again this… More

January is Thyroid Awareness Month: #IAmTheFaceOfThyroidDisease

When you think about someone with Thyroid Disease, do you think of them being overweight from an underactive thyroid? ‘Skinny’ from an overactive thyroid? Middle-aged and female? Maybe you think they look and behave ‘normal’,… More

The Thyroid Disease Link with Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

Originally published on 3rd October 2018 Last updated on 1st October 2021 TW: Pregnancy loss, miscarriage October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Where does this tie in with thyroid disease?  Well, just having… More

Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month – September 2021

Every year, September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month! This annual event was created to spread awareness of the symptoms and effects of thyroid cancer and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment. There are a… More