We believe that all people should have access to appropriate treatment and care for thyroid disorders

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Why not join the BTF and help us support people of all ages affected by thyroid disorders


Author: cheryl mcmullan

Dave - delayed diagnosis with hypothyroidism

Read how Dave's underactive thyroid went undiagnosed for many years and why he's encouraging people to visit their GP


Author: anna woollven

Covid-19 and vaccines

Is the Covid vaccine safe for people with thyroid disorders?


Author: julia Priestley

Our impact


thyroid patients assisted by our medical query service in 2020


invested into thyroid research since 1997 


of hours support given annually by our telephone volunteers to help people understand and manage their condition

Short films about thyroid disorders

Short films about thyroid disorders from the CoMICS team


Author: anna woollven

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  • Great North Run 2021

    Be part of the Great North Run half marathon 12 September 2021 Read more

  • Meet the thyroid expert - Thyroid nodules and goitre: what you need to know

    Want to know more about thyroid nodules and goitre (swellings)? Learn more at our 'Meet the Expert' webinar. Read more

  • Virtual Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

    Grab your place in the first-ever Virtual London Marathon and raise vital funds to support people living with thyroid disorders Read more

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