Thyroid Cancer

Knowledge is power. Are you facing a new diagnosis, recurrence, living with metastatic disease, or supporting a loved one through their cancer journey? The Cancer Connect Thyroid Cancer Information Center has current, evidence-based information for you. Get the facts about thyroid cancer early detection, treatment, and survivorship, and stay up to date with ongoing thyroid cancer research that could impact your treatment decisions through our daily cancer news.

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THYROID CANCER NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Pass it On: It’s National Thyroid Awareness Month

September 8th, 2016

Pass it On: It’s National Thyroid Awareness Month

The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped organ that is below the Adam’s apple in the front part of the neck. It produces, stores, and releases […]


Complications Decrease with Surgeon Experience in Thyroidectomy

April 6th, 2016

Complications Decrease with Surgeon Experience in Thyroidectomy

Among patients undergoing the surgical removal of their thyroid, complications associated with the procedure are drastically reduced if surgeons perform a larger number of the […]


National Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect

September 8th, 2015

National Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect

As the month of September brings thyroid cancer into focus, it’s time to increase public understanding of the disease, including its prevalence, approaches to screening […]


More Risk than Benefit with TSH Suppression in Thyroid Cancer without High Risk of Recurrence

May 21st, 2015

More Risk than Benefit with TSH Suppression in Thyroid Cancer without High Risk of Recurrence

For patients undergoing treatment for thyroid cancer who aren’t at high risk of recurrence, therapy to suppress thyrotropin (TSH) may be ineffective as well as […]


Target Therapy Sutent® Promising in Advanced Thyroid Cancer

May 19th, 2015

Target Therapy Sutent® Promising in Advanced Thyroid Cancer

The targeted therapy Sutent® (sunitinib) appears effective in the treatment of patients with advanced differentiated thyroid cancers. The Endocrine Society announced these Phase II trial […]


Important Clues in the Development of Aggressive Thyroid Cancer

April 16th, 2015

Important Clues in the Development of Aggressive Thyroid Cancer

New insight into how anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC) grows and spreads may provide important direction in the development of treatment. These findings were published in […]


Lenvatinib; First Promising Treatment for Refractory Thyroid Cancer Patients in Years

March 3rd, 2015

Lenvatinib; First Promising Treatment for Refractory Thyroid Cancer Patients in Years

CancerConnect News: In a pivotal Phase III study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the oral anti-angiogenic therapy lenvatinib appears to be a […]


National Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect

September 10th, 2014

National Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of educational programs for national thyroid cancer awareness month. As the […]


OMNI-Connect Gets National Recognition as Valuable Social Media Solution in Medicine

August 13th, 2014

OMNI-Connect Gets National Recognition as Valuable Social Media Solution in Medicine

Fort Worth TX/Sun Valley ID – OMNI Health Media announces national recognition of its online support communities, TheGIConnection,TheRAConnection, and Cancer Connect, as valuable resources for […]


Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients

December 17th, 2013

Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients

Social support may have a significant impact on cancer detection, treatment, and survival, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of […]


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