May is Thyroid Disease, Pregnancy and Fertility Month

There are many types of Thyroid Disease. To bring attention to the different disorders, we are featuring a different Thyroid topic each month. For the month of May we are focusing on Thyroid Disease, Pregnancy and Fertility.

What do you need to know about Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy and Fertility?

  • Can Thyroid Disease cause infertility?
  • What happens if I have Thyroid Disease when I become pregnant?
  • Will thyroid medications during pregnancy affect my baby ?
  • Is it safe to breastfeed when taking thyroid medication?
  • What is Postpartum Thyroiditis?

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