TFC News

Lupus Clinical Trials

Autoimmune thyroid disease is common in lupus. It is believed that about 6% of people with lupus have hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) and about 1% have hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) …

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October is Hypothyroid Month

October is Hypothyroid Month in Canada. There are many types of Thyroid Disease. We will feature a different Thyroid topic each month. For the month of October we are focusing on Hypothyroidism.

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U.S. Thyroid Medication Recalls

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada wishes to advise thyroid patients we have no indication there is a recall of thyroid medications in Canada. Some patients have expressed concern …

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Petition

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada has been requested to post a link to a petition being circulated by The Canadian Thyroid Support group re hypothyroidism. Should you be interested you may consider …

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Thyroid Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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.