TFC News

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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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. International Thyroid Awareness Week

    May 25-31 is International Thyroid Awareness Month!
    This years’ theme is The Many Faces of the Thyroid

    May 25 - May 31
  2. World Thyroid Day

    May 25th is World Thyroid Day!

    May 25
  3. Jun 1 - Jun 30

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.