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

Become a member

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


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Webinar on thyroid disorders in children

Watch our experts discuss thyroid disorders in children and teenagers


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Covid-19 and vaccines

Is the Covid vaccine safe for people with thyroid disorders?


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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

Your thyroid gland

What role does the thyroid gland have in our bodies? Watch our short film which explains more about the thyroid, symptoms of thyroid disorders and how thyroid disorders are diagnosed and treated.



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  • 'Meet the experts' webinar on RAI to treat hyperthyroidism

    Join us to hear from experts and ask your questions about radioactive iodine therapy (RAI) to treat hyperthyroidism Read more

  • Captain Tom 100 Challenge

    Take part in the Captain Tom 100 Challenge and raise vital funds for our work Read more

  • The Joe Plater BTF Thyroid Cancer Research Award 2021

    Joe has provided invaluable support to the BTF and we are delighted to offer a £20K BTF thyroid cancer research award in his name. Read more

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