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We are the Face & Voice of Thyroid Patients in Canada

Thyroid disorders are found in 0.8-5% of the population and are 4 to 7 times more common in women.
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Thyroid Disease is a Family Affair

Thyroid disease is hereditary and commonly affects other members in the family, but may show up in another form.
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Thyroid Disease affects all ages, both genders

Thyroid disease may have a significant effect at critical times during the life cycle.
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Awareness · Support · Research

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada has given close to $1,000,000 to research into thyroid disease.

                    Keep safe and check back for updates!

TFC News

Light a Tree for Thyroid

Light a Tree for Thyroid

It’s our 10th annual campaign!
Your Donations support our Programs, including our website, resource materials on Thyroid disease, toll-free Help Line, Public Education Meetings…

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E-MPATHY Hypothyroidism Study

E-MPATHY Hypothyroidism Study

Thyroid Federation International (TFI), has teamed up with four international thyroid experts to conduct research that will help us to understand patient experiences of treatment and care …

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Our 40th Anniversary Virtual AGM

Our 40th Anniversary Virtual AGM

This year, the Thyroid Foundation of Canada (TFC) celebrated its 40th Anniversary. Our Annual General Meeting was delayed due to the pandemic. We held our first virtual AGM on November 07th!

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Videos on Hypothyroidism

Videos on Hypothyroidism

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada and BGP Pharma ULC (doing business as Mylan), have co-sponsored videos on hypothyroidism to promote public awareness.

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Thyroid Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Resource Material

Information on Thyroid Disease

Information on Thyroid Disease

Brochures on various thyroid disorders

Thyrobulletin

Thyrobulletin

Official newsletter of the Thyroid Foundation fo Canada – available to members

Other Reading Material

Other Reading Material

Articles, Fact Sheets and Suggested Reading

Help us to Help Others

Awareness/Advocacy

  • Public education programs
  • Advocacy for improved thyroid care
  • Annual June is Thyroid Month activities

Patient Support

  • Toll free telephone Help line and email access for thyroid patients
  • Thyroid Health Guides and other educational material
  • Thyrobulletin newsletter
  • Thyroid.ca site with the latest news

Thyroid Research

  • Annual Research Awards program provides funding for projects carried out in Canadian thyroid laboratories.