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

BTF survey on the impact of Covid-19 on people with thyroid disorders

Read the findings of our survey on how Covid-19 has affected people living with thyroid disorders


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

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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