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American Thyroid Association

The mission of the American Thyroid Association is to promote scientific and public understanding of the biology of the thyroid gland and the pathogenesis and management of its diseases in order to prevent, diagnose and treat thyroid diseases and thereby improve quality of life.

European Thyroid Association

The European Thyroid Association's aims are to promote knowledge in the thyroid field (fundamental and clinical) and improve knowledge of the thyroid gland and its diseases.

Latin American Thyroid Society

Excellent Web Site - covering South America and beyond. Interesting information and advice.

Synathroid Home Page

This website is designed to answer all your questions about the thyroid. Discover the function of the normal thyroid in "What is the thyroid?", and then read "About Thyroid Disease". Learn more about the tests for thyroid function in "Testing for Thyroid Disease". "Synthroid® And You" and the Prescribing information provide you with important facts about the treatment of thyroid disease. Need a thyroid specialist? Look in Thyroid Specialists and Associations. Want more detailed information? Gland Central™ is the on-line thyroid library.

The American Foundation of Thyroid Patients

The American Foundation of Thyroid Patients differs from other organizations in that it the only organization that is thyroid patient founded, governed and directed solely for the purpose of education and support of thyroid patients.

The Thyroid Society

There are more than twenty million Americans with thyroid disease and most of those do not know they have the disease. Many suffer debilitating side effects such as depression, weight gain or loss, fatigue, nervousness, muscle weakness or cramps, hair loss, poor memory and difficulty concentrating. The Thyroid Society for Education & Research is a national, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to pursue the prevention, treatment and cure of thyroid disease.

Thyroid - Australia

Thyroid Australia is a support organisation for people with thyroid conditions as well as their families and their friends. Thyroid Australia is a voluntary organisation whose founding members have suffered or been affected by various thyroid conditions and wish to help others in similar situations.

Thyroid Foundation of Canada

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada/La Fondation canadienne de la Thyroïde was founded in 1980 by Mrs. Diana Meltzer Abramsky CM in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Its goals are to promote awareness and education about thyroid disease and raise funds for much needed thyroid disease research. Before 1980 there was no lay organization in the world of its type.

Thyroid Information Center and Webring

Welcome! I have decided to take a break from updating the site. Much of the information is that which hasn't changed over the years, but recent developments in the world of medicine should be sought out by you via other sources. Please use my links page to find other references. Good luck in your search for knowledge.

Thyroid Net

You have found the largest thyroid information source for patients in the world. Over 100 pages of text and 100+ illustrations explain every aspect of thyroid gland function and thyroid disease. The information is arranged into easy to read segments on virtually every thyroid topic. We make extensive use of illustrations and actual patient x-rays to help explain each thyroid topic better. Written by doctors who are experts in thyroid disease for the education of patients.
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