This short animation provides a clear explanation to younger children of the most common thyroid disorders. We hope it will open a dialogue between parents or carers and their children and signpost them to additional help. It's aimed at children aged 6 - 12 years but may be appropriate for other age groups too.

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Acknowledgements and thanks

This project was possible thanks to support and donations from: The Society for Endocrinology, Bettys & Taylors of Harrogate, Jean Watson, and Katie Rand, voiceover artist. We would also like to thank our medical advisors Dr Tim Cheetham and Professor Peter Hindmarsh.