Thyroid Cancer

This woman's sore throat was actually a symptom of a rare form of cancer

She thought she had tonsillitis...<p>This time of year, coughs, colds and sore throats are common; it's freezing outside and germs spread more easily. …

Cancer

Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Risk of Hypertension & Cardiomyopathy

If you are a thyroid cancer survivor you face an increased risk of developing age-associated diseases, as compared to people who have never had …

Diabetes

People with Illnesses Talk About the Symptom They Shouldn’t Have Ignored

If you think you might be sick, here's an idea: Ask a doctor what they think.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i>.<p>Ignore it and it'll go away—the approach many of us take to medical symptoms, nascent ailments, and the strange dotty rashes we find all over our extremities. It's fairly obvious …

Chronic Pain

Is a Controversial Nuclear Plant to Blame for Soaring Thyroid Cancer Rates in New York?

In the late 1970s, the rate of new thyroid cancer cases in four counties just north of New York City—Westchester, Rockland, Orange and Putnam …

Liberal View

How to tell if you have a thyroid condition you didn’t know you had

<i>Most people who have a thyroid condition don’t know that they have one.</i><p><b>Did you know?</b><p>1 in 8 women will develop a thyroid disorder during her …

Fibromyalgia

Israeli researchers decode thyroid cancer treatment resistance mechanism

The use of genetic engineering methods allowed researchers to express the PIGU protein in resistant cancer cells and lab animals and succeeded in …

Cancer

Cancer cluster at top NYC school near Ground Zero, grad says

Firefighters and other first-responders who worked at Ground Zero aren’t the only ones suffering 16 years later from exposure to toxic debris.<p>Local …

New York City

‘I know how much she wanted to be a mom’ – devastated man says surrogate will carry he and his late wife’s child

Source<p>His world was turned upside down when his wife died of a rare form of cancer – but the grieving husband is happy that a <b>surrogate</b> will soon be …

Cancer

Holy Hum transcends grief

Kate Wilson<b>Holy Hum</b><i><br>All of My Bodies</i> (Heavy Lark)While on tour in Alberta over the winter of 2011, Andrew Lee—the multidisciplinary artist behind Holy …

Guitar

Surrogate for baby to husband whose wife died to thyroid cancer Yahoo7 News

A grieving young man, whose childhood sweetheart died from cancer less than a year after the pair married, plans to have his late wife's baby through …

Australian News

Exelixis: Strong Earnings Coupled With Promising Prospects

Cabozantinib is already approved to treat advanced renal cell carcinoma and metastatic medullary thyroid cancer.<p>Substantial unlocked value remains in …

Stocks

GOOP gives horrific and harmful advice about thyroid cancer. From a ghost.

This is no Halloween joke. The post is by Anthony William the self-described and strangely medically confident “medical medium.” William claims he …

Cancer

Vascular Biogenics Stock May Shoot Up On The Back Of Upcoming Catalysts

Vascular Biogenics uses proprietary platforms for cancer and inflammatory disease therapies.<p>The company has a well populated and diverse drug …

Business

The Medical Medium’s Opinion on the Origins of Thyroid Cancer

Taking medical advice from Spirit—the divine voice that Medical Medium Anthony William says speaks through him—involves a leap of faith for many, but …

Cancer

Veracyte announces performance of the Afirma GSC ensemble machine in thyroid cancer subtypes to be presented at ATA

Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) announces that data presented at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association held in Victoria, BC, Canada …

Business

Battling cancer sisters kept in isolation after treatment makes them RADIOACTIVE

Two sisters who battled cancer just months apart are in remission after being kept isolated for weeks as they turned RADIOACTIVE.<p>Dee Paul, aged 27 …

Cancer

A Guide to Thyroid Cancer Resources

If you have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer or you are a friend, family member, or caretaker for someone with thyroid cancer, it’s important for …

Cancer

Loxo up 15% ahead of data presentation on RET inhibitor LOXO-292

• Giddy investors have bid up Loxo Oncology (LOXO +15.4%) ahead of next month's presentation of initial clinical data on LOXO-292 at a lung cancer …

Stock Markets

Active Surveillance for Small Papillary Thyroid Cancer

When your doctor finds a cancerous thyroid nodule, the typical treatment recommendation is for you to have surgery to remove the nodule. Often, a …

Cancer

You might be able to delay treatment for thyroid cancer

<i>Terry DeBonis, 55, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer four years ago. She has decided to monitor the tumor rather than have surgery.; Credit: Courtesy</i> …

Cancer

Many People Can Delay Treatment For Thyroid Cancer, Study Finds

Most people diagnosed with cancer want to start treatment as soon as possible, for fear that delaying care will allow their tumor to grow out of control.<p>So Terry DeBonis' approach to treating her thyroid cancer might seem surprising. Although she was diagnosed with cancer four years ago, she still …

Cancer

Thyroid Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland that wraps around the throat and is part of the body's endocrine system. Between 1975 and 2013, the cases of …

Cancer

Jill Zarin Shares Promising Update on Husband Bobby’s Health: ‘What a Turnaround’

<b>Bobby Zarin’s</b> health condition is taking a step in the right direction. <i>Real Housewives of New York City</i> alum <b>Jill Zarin</b> took to Instagram on Monday, …

Celebrity News

An inspirational schoolgirl completed her GCSEs despite being diagnosed with cancer for the second time

A teenager diagnosed with cancer for a second time has passed her GCSEs with flying colours.<p>Veronica Ghoda from Bridgend found out five days before …

Cancer

Researchers suggest there is an ‘overdiagnosis epidemic’ in thyroid cancer

A study by researchers at the University of Calgary suggests most people treated for thyroid cancer have tumours that would never pose any harm.<p>Dawnelle Topstad and James Dickinson, with the university's Cumming School of Medicine, pored over four decades worth of Canadian data on the disease.<p>They …

Cancer

75% of Canadians diagnosed with thyroid cancer don't need aggressive treatment, new study suggests

Overdiagnosis likely due to improvements in imaging technology and overtesting, say researchers<p>Three out of four Canadians diagnosed with thyroid …

Cancer

6 super subtle thyroid cancer signs I ignored

Don't panic, but pay attention to your body. I didn't.<p><i>After experiencing cold- and allergy-like symptoms for two months in 2014, journalist Christine</i> …

Cancer

6 Super-Subtle Thyroid Cancer Signs I Ignored

Don't panic but pay attention to your body. I didn't.<p><i>After experiencing cold- and allergy-like symptoms for two months in 2014, journalist Christine Coppa, now 36, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. While most of the 56,870 diagnoses each year have a 90 percent survival rate, the disease primarily</i> …

Cancer

Does Levothyroxine Really Increase Thyroid Cancer Risk?

Dismaying Suggestion From Flawed Study<p>People who don’t produce enough thyroid hormone—and are thus hypothyroid—benefit from levothyroxine, or …

Fibromyalgia

Jill Zarin’s Husband Bobby Zarin Hospitalized, ‘Not Doing Well’ Amid Cancer Battle

He won’t stop fighting. <i>Real Housewives of New York City</i> alum <b>Jill Zarin</b>’s husband, <b>Bobby Zarin</b>, has been hospitalized as he continues to battle thyroid …

Cancer