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British Thyroid Foundation
Suite 12, One Sceptre House
Hornbeam Square North
Hornbeam Park
Harrogate
HG2 8BP


Telephone

01423 810093


Email

info@btf-thyroid.org


Twitter

@britishthyroid


YouTube

youtube.com/BTFThyroid


Instagram

instagram.com/britishthyroidfoundation


Facebook

facebook.com/BritishThyroidFoundation

The BTF has set up Closed Facebook Groups for:

  • People diagnosed with thyroid cancer
  • People diagnosed with Graves’ disease
  • People diagnosed with thyroid eye disease

If you would like to join these groups please email info@btf-thyroid.org

  • Parents of children with thyroid disorders

If you would like to join this group please email children@btf-thyroid.org

 

If you are unhappy with any aspect of our service please voice your concerns to Cheryl McMullan CEO, at BTF Head Office on 01423 810093 or e-mail c.mcmullan@btf-thyroid.org

The British Thyroid Foundation is a registered charity: England and Wales No 1006391, Scotland SC046037

Latest News

  • Repeat NHS prescriptions 15 Jul 2019

    In a bid to increase patient safety and reduce medicines waste, health commissioning groups across the country are changing the way repeat prescriptions can be ordered. In many areas, pharmacies will no longer be able to order medications from GPs on behalf of patients. Instead you will need to order your repeat prescriptions from your GP practice yourself.

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  • Levothyroxine Replacement Survey 20 Jun 2019

    This survey is now closed - we needed 1000 responses, and we got them... and in record time! Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey - we're grateful for your input which will help to inform the development of treatment for hypothyroidism.

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  • NICE guideline on thyroid disease 6 Jun 2019

    The draft guideline on the assessment and management of thyroid disease has now been published. This is a consultation document so if you would like to submit comments on the draft you can send them to us by email. 

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  • Over-treatment of Subclinical Hypothyroidism 16 May 2019

    Some recent media reports have suggested that patients with hypothyroidism may receive no benefit from levothyroxine. Please read our short statement which seeks to clarify some of the facts which were presented.

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Medical Queries

We have a comprehensive range of guides on thyroid disorders and treatments available to download for free:

You may also contact us via email at medical-query@btf-thyroid.org for support, though please note that it may take our medical advisors several weeks to answer your queries. We do not receive funding for answering medical queries, so please consider making a donation if you are able.

All Trials

Clinical trials are used to test new and existing treatments. Sometimes the results (the overall picture of the treatment’s effects) are not published - which means that other medical researchers and doctors cannot use them. If you would like to change this situation to the ultimate benefit of patients, please sign the AllTrials petition.AllTrials petition