TFC News

Finding someone to talk to…

We offer help and support to thyroid patients. That’s been one of our goals for many years, probably since the inception of the Thyroid Foundation of Canada. Here’s a website that might help …

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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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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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Welcome to our New Website

We are very excited to announce our new, revitalized website! Look for some new features to help you access information on thyroid disease, news events and, introducing …

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Thyroid Events

  1. “What’s New in Thyroid Diagnosis and Treatment?”

    Kitchener-Waterloo Area Chapter
    Dr. Deric Morrison, MD FRCPC, ECNU, Endocrinologist

    April 28, 2020@6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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.