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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 and 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.

TFC News & Events

Graves’ Disease Webinar

Graves’ Disease Webinar

Sunday, November 27, 2022, 1:00 pm ET
Dr. Anna Liu is an Endocrinology fellow at Western University in London, Ontario with an interest in medical education. Dr. Liu will give a presentation, followed by…

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TFC 2021 Research Award

TFC 2021 Research Award

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada (TFC) is very excited to announce the winner of the 2021 TFC Research Award. Congratulations to Dr. Ralf Paschke for his research on the Classification of Thyroid Tumours.

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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 Eye Disease Webinar

Thyroid Eye Disease Webinar

A Webinar on Thyroid Eye Disease Webinar with Dr. Kelsey Roelofs was held on April 24th. The recording of this event is now available. Dr. Roelofs completed her medical training at the University of …

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Help us to Help Others

Awareness/Education

  • Community publicity & advocacy
  • Educational webinars
  • Information resources on our website

Patient Support

  • Toll Free Help line and email
  • Website thyroid news
  • Thyrobulletin newsletter

Research

  • Annual Thyroid Research grants
  • Thyroid research news
  • Thyroid research articles