Global Thyroid Cancer Overdiagnosis in Children and Adolescents Global Thyroid Cancer Overdiagnosis in Children and Adolescents
The incidence of thyroid cancer among children and adolescents around the world mimics the patterns in adults, which are attributed to an"epidemic of overdiagnosis."Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 26, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

New Technique Uses Voice to Evaluate Thyroid Nodules New Technique Uses Voice to Evaluate Thyroid Nodules
An investigational elastography technique for evaluating thyroid nodules uses an ultrasound device held to the throat while an individual vocalises.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 26, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for thyroid drug
Zydus Cadila has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market Liothyronine Sodium tablets USP, 5 mcg, 25 mcg, and 50 mcg, Cadila Healthcare said in a regulatory filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Does it Mean When Your TSH is High?
Title: What Does it Mean When Your TSH is High?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - January 22, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

What Does it Mean When Your TSH is Low?
Title: What Does it Mean When Your TSH is Low?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - January 22, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Maternal thyroid disorders may increase thyroid cancer risk in children
Maternal thyroid disorders may be associated with an increased thyroid cancer risk in children, and this risk may remain elevated well into adulthood, according to a study published inThe Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 21, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

In Utero Exposures May Up Thyroid Cancer Risk in Offspring
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 20, 2021 -- Maternal health and in utero exposures are associated with an increased risk for subsequent thyroid cancer in offspring, according to a study published online Dec. 18 in The Lancet Diabetes& Endocrinology. Cari M.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Register for the Royal Society of Medicine's webinar series on genetics and endocrinology
The Royal Society of Medicine, in association with the Society for Endocrinology, are holding a three-part webinar series on genetics and endocrinology. This series will take place online on 4-6 May 2021. It will feature experts across both of these fields and provide an overview on a number of topics, including testing for genetic disorders, thyroid disorders, delayed puberty, pituitary tumours and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia. Find out more and register for all 3 webinars by emailingevents@rsm.ac.uk. (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 20, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

What Are the Symptoms of Medullary Thyroid Cancer
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - January 20, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What is postpartum thyroiditis?
Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck. It produces hormones that regulate your heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature and weight. With postpartum thyroiditis, a thyroid gland that had previously functioned normally becomes inflamed within the first year after childbirth. This is an uncommon condition. While the exact cause [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 18, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction During Pregnancy Subclinical Thyroid Dysfunction During Pregnancy
When it comes to diagnosing subclinical thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy, what TSH reference range is considered normal?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Thyroid cancer screening hits the right note
Researchers from France discovered a thyroid cancer screening technique that...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ultrasound: The 60-year-old modality of the future Expanded Medicaid tied to more thyroid cancer diagnoses Doctors order thyroid ultrasounds without good reasons Laryngeal ultrasound helps detect vocal cord polyps Is thyroid cancer overdiagnosed for 9/11 first responders? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 13, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Can dietary changes improve thyroid disease symptoms?
This article considers the scientific evidence in support, or not, for dietary changes and supplements in improving symptoms of thyroid disease, including iodine, vitamin D, soy and broccoli.Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 13, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New Developments in Thyroid Cancer New Developments in Thyroid Cancer
In this conversation, thyroid cancer experts Drs Megan Haymart and Frank Worden share the latest findings surrounding this increasingly common malignancy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Society endorses CoMICs (Concise Medical Information Cines)
CoMICs is a unique initiative, aimed at engaging medical students with specific conditions or diseases. Supported by the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research at the University of Birmingham, CoMICs compiles illustrations and infographics into short videos that provide bite-sized information on various topics. Each CoMIC provides the most up-to-date scientific information on a specific condition or a disease. As they are created by medical students and junior doctors they are pitched at the optimum level for understanding. Each video is critically reviewed for accuracy by leading experts in that specific fi...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 11, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

A Web-Based Risk-Stratification System of Thyroid Nodules A Web-Based Risk-Stratification System of Thyroid Nodules
Could a newly developed web-based program have a role in stratifying the risk of malignancy in thyroid nodules?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Wellness Tech Company SANESolution Announces Luminae ™ to Naturally...
With weight loss being one of America’s top New Year’s resolutions for 2021, Luminae™ is the answer to a slowed metabolism sometimes caused by thyroid issues that affect millions of people. An...(PRWeb January 07, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/wellness_tech_company_sanesolution_announces_luminae_to_naturally_support_thyroid_function_and_help_meet_weight_loss_resolutions_in_2021/prweb17641211.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Most Docs Lack Confidence in Using Ultrasound for Thyroid Cancer Surveillance Most Docs Lack Confidence in Using Ultrasound for Thyroid Cancer Surveillance
Just one in five physicians who monitor patients for recurrence of differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) has high confidence in their ability to use ultrasound for surveillance, new research shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - January 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

In-utero exposures associated with increased risk of thyroid cancer
(The University of Bergen) A recent study shows that thyroid cancer is related to in-utero exposures. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - January 5, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What is hypothyroidism?
Are you over 60, feeling fatigued and slowly gaining weight? These may be subtle signs of hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid. Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck. With hypothyroidism, your thyroid gland doesn't produce enough of certain crucial hormones. As a result, hypothyroidism affects all aspects of your metabolism [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 4, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

' Thyroid Diet': What's the Evidence?'Thyroid Diet': What's the Evidence?
Can certain dietary changes benefit or harm thyroid health? What foods should be avoided, and which supplements consumed? Here are the answers to your patients'questions.American Thyroid Association (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy Surgery
Title: Parathyroidectomy SurgeryCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 2/19/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/30/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - December 30, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Little Difference in Tests for Refining Thyroid Nodule Diagnosis Little Difference in Tests for Refining Thyroid Nodule Diagnosis
According to researchers in California, the Afirma genomic-sequencing-classifier RNA test and the ThyroSeq v3 multigene-genomic-classifier DNA-RNA test are similarly predictive.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - December 21, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Throat cancer symptoms: The most common symptoms of the deadly disease
THROAT cancer is a generic term to describe various types of cancers that affect the area of the throat. It can mean cancer of the thyroid gland, gullet or wind pipe, which have different symptoms. What are they? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Effect Does Hypothyroidism Have On You?
Title: What Effect Does Hypothyroidism Have On You?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/15/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - December 15, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Thyroid cancer: Do you have a painful lump on your neck? Early sign of the deadly disease
THYROID cancer is a rare type of cancer that affects the thyroid gland. The signs and symptoms are not always obvious until it is too late. A lump which appears on the neck could be a warning sign of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Assessing Thyroid Nodules: A Clinician's Guide Assessing Thyroid Nodules: A Clinician's Guide
Ultrasound of the thyroid and surrounding neck structures is the most important tool for differentiating benign from suspicious nodules.American Thyroid Association (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

International Study Shows that Active Surveillance Holds Promise as a Treatment Option for Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer
Results from a new study co-led by researchers at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine and the Department of Surgery at Kuma Hospital in Kobe, Japan, show that active surveillance can be successfully implemented as a viable treatment option for patients with low-risk thyroid cancer. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - December 7, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research The Dartmouth Institute thyroid cancer Source Type: news

Study shows that active surveillance holds promise as a treatment option for low-risk thyroid cancer
(The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth) Results from a new study co-led by researchers at Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine and the Department of Surgery at Kuma Hospital in Kobe, Japan, show that active surveillance can be successfully implemented as a viable treatment option for patients with low-risk thyroid cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 7, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Thyroid cancer symptoms: Do you have a lump on your neck? How to tell it is cancerous
THYROID cancer is a relatively uncommon type of cancer, with there being around 3,700 new thyroid cancer cases in the UK every year. A lump in the neck is one of the main warning signs - but when should you be worried? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roche announces FDA approval of Gavreto (pralsetinib) for people with advanced or metastatic RET-mutant and RET fusion-positive thyroid cancers
Basel, 2 December 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gavreto ™ (pralsetinib) for the treatment of adult and paediatric patients 12 years of age and older with advanced or metastatic rearranged during transfection (RET)-mutant medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) who require systemic therapy, or with advanced or metastatic RET fusion-positive thyroid cancer who re quire systemic therapy and who are radioactive iodine-refractory (if radioactive iodine is appropriate). These indications were approved under the FDA’s accelerated approval...
Source: Roche Media News - December 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Roche announces FDA approval of Gavreto (pralsetinib) for people with advanced or metastatic RET-mutant and RET fusion-positive thyroid cancers
Basel, 2 December 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gavreto ™ (pralsetinib) for the treatment of adult and paediatric patients 12 years of age and older with advanced or metastatic rearranged during transfection (RET)-mutant medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) who require systemic therapy, or with advanced or metastatic RET fusion-positive thyroid cancer who re quire systemic therapy and who are radioactive iodine-refractory (if radioactive iodine is appropriate). These indications were approved under the FDA’s accelerated approval...
Source: Roche Investor Update - December 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA approves pralsetinib for RET-altered thyroid cancers
Hematology / Oncology News Burst (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - December 1, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Genentech Announces FDA Approval of Gavreto (pralsetinib) for People With Advanced or Metastatic RET-Mutant and RET Fusion-Positive Thyroid Cancers
South San Francisco, CA -- December 1, 2020 -- Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gavreto™ (pralsetinib) for the treatment of adult... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - December 1, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Thyroid disease: Can it affect a person's mood?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - December 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Losing Your Hair Because of Pandemic Stress?
If you do have hair loss, it's a good idea to have a doctor check for a thyroid issue or anemia. If stress is the cause, hair loss supplements and time can help. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sussex research points to new effective breast cancer treatment
(Diamond Light Source) An international five-year study led by scientists at the University of Sussex has provided strong evidence for an effective new target for breast cancer treatment. The study, The structure-function relationship of oncogenic LMTK3 being published in Science Advances, involved researchers from seven institutions across three countries including the UKs Diamond Light Source. It suggests LMTK3 inhibitors could be effectively used for treatment of breast cancer, and potentially other types of cancer such as lung, stomach, thyroid and bladder cancer patients (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 13, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Follow your Endocrine Networks on Twitter
Each of our eight Endocrine Networks now has its own Twitter account, run by the Convenors. Follow them to share news, events, resources, and to keep up to date with your Network colleagues. Get the conversation going in advance of the Network meetings atSfE BES online!The Endocrine Networks are a platform for collaboration between basic and clinical researchers, clinical endocrinologists and endocrine nurses.Go to theMembers' Area to select and update your preferred Networks.Adrenal and Cardiovascular -@adrenalnetwork Dr Scott MacKenzie& Dr Mick O'Reilly Bone& Calcium -@b...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 10, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Thyroid cancer: Lump, swelling and pain in neck are all warning signs to spot
THYROID cancer survival rates are 84 percent for 10 years or more if diagnosed early. Early diagnosis is crucial therefore and spotting the unusual signs could be a matter of life and death. A sign your thyroid cancer has advanced includes these three signs found on your neck. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Induced liver regeneration enhances CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene repair
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) Use of thyroid hormone to boost hepatocyte proliferation enhanced the efficiency of CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene correction in the mouse liver. This dietary induction of hepatocyte regeneration may be a viable clinical strategy to enhance gene repair in the liver. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Who's Going to Manage the Thyroid Cancer? Who's Going to Manage the Thyroid Cancer?
Should primary care physicians have a role in managing thyroid cancer patients who require long-term surveillance ? This commentary explores the issue.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Experimental thyroid hormone treatment could prevent lung failure in COVID-19 patients
Research has shown that T3, a thyroid hormone that reduces inflammation and plays a role in cells along the lining of the lungs absorbing fluids, can prevent lung failure in COVID-19 patients. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lannett Launches Authorized Generic of Tirosint(R) (Levothyroxine Sodium Capsules)
Unique Oral Formulation of Levothyroxine Expands Thyroid Deficiency Product Portfolio PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 3, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI) today announced that it has commenced the launch of the auth... Biopharmaceuticals, Generics, Product Launch Lannnett, Tirosint, levothyroxine (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Are Common Presentations for Factitious Disorder?
Discussion Factitious disorder (FD) is when patients fabricate illness in themselves or another person without obvious gain. FD has had other terminology and in the past has been called Munchausen Syndrome (if FD in themselves) or Munchausen Syndrome by proxy or FD by proxy (if FD being perpetuated in another person). The current DSM-V terminology is FD imposed on self or FD imposed on another. Malingering (sometimes referred to as simulation) is similar but those that fabricate illness or medical need have an obvious external reward such as gaining access to public social service benefits, free hospital room and board, or...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 2, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

The healing protein: Addressing thyroid problems with collagen
(Natural News) Collagen is the most abundant protein in your body. It’s one of the building blocks of the skin, bones and muscles and supports the structure of the organs and arteries. Best known for its skincare and fitness benefits, collagen may also help treat thyroid problems. Collagen for thyroid problems The thyroid gland is a small organ... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Thyroid Cancer Deadly
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Low levels of thyroid hormones during pregnancy linked to ADHD
According to a study published in the American Journal of Perinatology, low levels of thyroid hormones during pregnancy may increase the likelihood of children developing ADHD by up to 28%.News Max (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - October 26, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Thyroid cancer: Cushing syndrome is a lesser-known warning sign – what is it?
THYROID cancer survival rates are 84 percent for 10 years or more if diagnosed early. Early diagnosis is crucial therefore and spotting the unusual signs could be a matter of life and death. A sign your thyroid cancer has advanced includes Cushing syndrome. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hypothyroidism in Pregnant Woman May Raise Child's Risk of ADHD Hypothyroidism in Pregnant Woman May Raise Child's Risk of ADHD
Low levels of maternal thyroid hormone during the first three months of pregnancy may influence a fetus's brain development leaving the child at a greater risk of ADHD, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Could Mom's Thyroid Levels Influence ADHD in Kids?
Title: Could Mom's Thyroid Levels Influence ADHD in Kids?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/21/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/22/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - October 22, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news