Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer: No Benefit of Postsurgical Iodine Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer: No Benefit of Postsurgical Iodine
Forgoing postoperative radioactive iodine in low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer is supported by phase 3 data.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - April 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Bilateral retinal toxicity as a result of poisoning with pure iodine - Esra BC, Yasin SG.
Iodine is an essential mineral that is necessary for the synthesis of thyroid hormones, which can cause many diseases in the body. The application of adding potassium iodate to table salts started in Turkey in 1998. High doses of iodate cause retinal toxic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

What Foods Are Bad for the Thyroid?
Title: What Foods Are Bad for the Thyroid?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/7/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/7/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - April 7, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Outcomes in Lymph Node Metastases of Thyroid Cancer Outcomes in Lymph Node Metastases of Thyroid Cancer
Should active surveillance be considered for thyroid cancer patients with cervical lymph node metastases?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Effects of Thyroid Status on Regional Brain Volumes Effects of Thyroid Status on Regional Brain Volumes
In what ways might changes in thyroid status impact regional gray matter volumes?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

How Can I Reduce Swelling from Thyroid Eye?
Title: How Can I Reduce Swelling from Thyroid Eye?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - April 2, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

What Is the Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease?
Title: What Is the Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - April 2, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

How Common Is Thyroid Eye Disease?
Title: How Common Is Thyroid Eye Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - April 2, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

What Causes Thyroid Eye?
Title: What Causes Thyroid Eye?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - April 2, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Thyroid Highlights From ENDO 2021 Thyroid Highlights From ENDO 2021
Dr Angela Leung shares her highlights in thyroid research from ENDO 2021.Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Psoriasis Linked to Higher Risk for Thyroid Disease
MONDAY, March 29, 2021 -- Psoriasis is associated with an increased risk for thyroid disease among U.S. adults, according to research published online March 16 in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Jeffrey Liu, from the Keck School... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Is a Normal TSH Level in a Woman?
Title: What Is a Normal TSH Level in a Woman?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 29, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New Thyroid Eye Disease Treatment, Tepezza, Could Harm Hearing
TUESDAY, March 23, 2021 -- The first drug approved in the United States to treat thyroid eye disease may come with an unwelcome side effect for many: A small, new study finds that up to two-thirds of patients who take the medication experience... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New Thyroid Eye Disease Treatment Could Harm Hearing
Title: New Thyroid Eye Disease Treatment Could Harm HearingCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/23/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/23/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Eyesight General)
Source: MedicineNet Eyesight General - March 23, 2021 Category: Opthalmology Source Type: news

Combo Thyroid Hormones as Good as Levothyroxine for Hypothyroidism Combo Thyroid Hormones as Good as Levothyroxine for Hypothyroidism
In a randomized, double-blind study of three common approaches to hypothyroidism, no significant differences in symptoms were reported.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - March 22, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

ENDO: Three Months After COVID-19, Thyroid Function Normalizes
MONDAY, March 22, 2021 -- At three months after COVID-19 disease, patients have normalized thyroid function, but subacute thyroiditis may be present, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The Endocrine Society, held virtually from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 May Trigger Long-Term Thyroid Issues: Study
MONDAY, March 22, 2021 -- Yet another organ seems to be affected by a bout of COVID-19: the thyroid. Italian researchers have examined the thyroids of dozens of patients who've recovered from moderate-to-severe cases of COVID-19. The study found... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 22, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

COVID-19 May Trigger Long-Term Thyroid Issues: Study
Title: COVID-19 May Trigger Long-Term Thyroid Issues: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 22, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

COVID-19 Can Cause Atypical Thyroid Inflammation COVID-19 Can Cause Atypical Thyroid Inflammation
Patients who have thyroid abnormalities during acute COVID-19, or who develop such symptoms afterward, should be followed and have thyroid function tests checked after 6 months, a year.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - March 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

1 in 3 on Levothyroxine Take Meds That Interfere With Thyroid Tests 1 in 3 on Levothyroxine Take Meds That Interfere With Thyroid Tests
Around a third of older patients taking levothyroxine are prescribed other drugs that can interfere with thyroid function tests, shows the first study to examine this issue.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - March 21, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

COVID-19 can cause atypical thyroid inflammation
(The Endocrine Society) Some patients with moderate to severe COVID-19 disease seem to experience inflammation of the thyroid gland that is different from thyroid inflammation caused by other viruses, according to a study presented virtually at ENDO 2021, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 20, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

ENDO: Common Meds Interfere With TFTs in Older Adults on Thyroid Hormone
FRIDAY, March 19, 2021 -- Almost one-third of adults aged 65 years and older on thyroid hormone replacement also take medications that commonly interfere with thyroid function tests, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

1 in 3 Older Thyroid Patients Takes a Med That Can Interfere With Tests
Title: 1 in 3 Older Thyroid Patients Takes a Med That Can Interfere With TestsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/18/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/19/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 19, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

1 in 3 Older Thyroid Patients Takes a Med That Can Interfere With Tests
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Geriatrics, News, Source Type: news

1 in 3 Older Thyroid Patients Takes a Med That Can Interfere With Tests
THURSDAY, March 18, 2021 -- Nearly one-third of seniors who take thyroid hormone also take drugs known to interfere with tests of thyroid function, a new study finds. It's common for older adults to take a thyroid hormone (levothyroxine) to treat... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 18, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Increase in Thyroid Cancer Rates Points to Overscreening Increase in Thyroid Cancer Rates Points to Overscreening
Large but variable increases in rates of papillary thyroid cancer in many countries over the past two decades may point to the"diagnostic pressure" of opportunistic high-sensitivity screening, say experts.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

What Are Generalized Anxiety Disorder Treatment Components?
Discussion Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is “…excessive anxiety and worry about a number of events and activities coupled with at least one physical symptom, which may include fatigue, poor concentration, restlessness, irritability, muscle tension, and sleep difficulties.” Other ways it presents to the primary care office may be abdominal pain, headache or heart palpitations, dizziness, syncope, numbness, trembling, paresthesia, memory loss, or urinary frequency. It has an estimated prevalence of 15% and is the second most common anxiety disorder in children after social anxiety disorder. GAD can co...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 15, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

First lab-grown mini-thyroids use patients' own tissue
(International Society for Stem Cell Research) To investigate potential alternative treatment strategies for patients with hypothyroidism, researchers have now for the first time succeeded in generating thyroid mini-organs in the lab. In a new study published in Stem Cell Reports, Robert Coppes and colleagues from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, used healthy thyroid tissue from patients undergoing surgical removal of the thyroid to grow mini-thyroid organs in a lab which resembled thyroid glands in their structure and protein content. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 11, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

What Are the Causes of Secondary Amenorrhea?
Discussion The first sign of puberty in females is breast budding (Tanner stage II) which normally occurs from 8-13 years. Menarche usually occurs within 2 years of breast budding occurring usually at Tanner stage III-IV breast development. Menarche occurs for most girls from 10-15 years. Most cycles range between 21-45 days. Age> 13 years without acquisition of secondary sexual characteristics,> 15 years before menarche or 5 years after acquisition of secondary sexual characteristics or cycles longer than 45 days are indications for evaluation. After menarche is it not uncommon to have anovulatory cycles that are ir...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 8, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

What Happens If the TSH Level Is High?
Title: What Happens If the TSH Level Is High?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/5/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 5, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

NP-Thyroid (Thyroid Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 4, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

How Does Graves ’ Disease Affect Your Eyes?
Title: How Does Graves ’ Disease Affect Your Eyes?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 3, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

What Is the Best Treatment for Hypothyroidism?
Title: What Is the Best Treatment for Hypothyroidism?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/2/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/2/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - March 2, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Could You Have A Thyroid Problem? Here Are The Signs And How To Check.
Thyroid issues often have vague symptoms. This advice will show you how to spot them and how to check your neck at home. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thyroid Problems: Here Are The Warning Signs And How To Check
Thyroid issues often have vague symptoms. This advice will show you how to spot them and how to check your neck at home. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Too Much Light at Night Raise Your Odds for Thyroid Cancer?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 10, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

Too Much Light at Night May Raise Odds for Thyroid Cancer
A new study ties an overabundance of nighttime artificial light with an elevated risk of thyroid cancer. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Too Much Light at Night Raise Your Odds for Thyroid Cancer?
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 10, 2021 -- Though living in a bustling urban area may have its upside, all those nighttime lights could come at a price to your health, new research suggests. The study, published online recently in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 10, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Could Too Much Light at Night Raise Your Odds for Thyroid Cancer?
Title: Could Too Much Light at Night Raise Your Odds for Thyroid Cancer?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/10/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/10/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - February 10, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Janssen Announces Treatment with ERLEADA ® (apalutamide) Significantly Improved Overall Survival in Patients with Metastatic Castration-Sensitive Prostate Cancer
RARITAN, N.J., February 8, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today results from the final analysis of the Phase 3 TITAN study, which demonstrated the continued statistically significant benefit of the addition of ERLEADA® (apalutamide) to androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) in overall survival (OS) in patients with metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer (mCSPC), regardless of extent of disease, when compared to placebo plus ADT.[1] Results will be featured in an oral presentation at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Genitourinary (ASCO GU) Cance...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Janssen Presents Results from Phase 3 ACIS Study in Patients with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Treated with ERLEADA ® (apalutamide) and ZYTIGA® (abiraterone acetate) Combination
RARITAN, N.J., February 8, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today results from the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 3 ACIS study, which met the primary endpoint of radiographic progression-free survival (rPFS) with a 31 percent reduction in the risk of radiographic progression or death in patients with chemotherapy-naïve metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) receiving androgen deprivation therapy (ADT). Patients in the trial received either a combination of ERLEADA® and ZYTIGA® plus prednisone (combination arm) or placebo a...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Artificial Light at Night Tied to Thyroid Cancer Risk
Positive association mainly driven by incidence of papillary thyroid cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Artificial Light at Night Tied to Thyroid Cancer Risk
MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2021 -- Exposure to artificial light at night (LAN) is positively associated with thyroid cancer risk, according to a study published online Feb. 8 in Cancer. Dong Zhang, Ph.D., from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Street lamps can increase your risk of thyroid cancer by up to 55%, study shows
Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center looked for a link between people developing thyroid cancer and levels of artificial outdoor light. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The association of clinical correlates, metabolic parameters, and thyroid hormones with suicide attempts in first-episode and drug-na ïve patients with major depressive disorder comorbid with anxiety: a large-scale cross-sectional study - Zhou Y, Ren W, Sun Q, Yu KM, Lang X, Li Z, Zhang XY.
The associated factors of suicide attempts in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) comorbid with anxiety remains unclear. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study with a large sample size that examines the risk factors of suicide atte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

What Foods are Good and Bad for Hyperthyroidism?
Title: What Foods are Good and Bad for Hyperthyroidism?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/8/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/8/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - February 8, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Study links exposure to nighttime artificial lights with elevated thyroid cancer risk
(Wiley) People living in regions with high levels of outdoor artificial light at night may face a higher risk of developing thyroid cancer. The finding comes from a study published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Peninsula diagnostics company Veracyte acquires Decipher Biosciences
Genomic diagnostics company Veracyte is continuing to charge hard into the cancer space with a $600 million cash-and-stock acquisition of San Diego precision oncology company Decipher Biosciences Inc. South San Francisco-based Veracyte (NASDAQ: VCVT) offers a number of genomic diagnostics for indications including lung cancer, breast cancer, thyroid cancer and interstitial lung diseases, along with a forthcoming test for lymphoma. The company's combination with Decipher would add genomic test s… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 4, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

A Third Discontinuing Levothyroxine Have Normal Thyroid Levels A Third Discontinuing Levothyroxine Have Normal Thyroid Levels
Those with overt hypothyroidism are less likely to remain euthyroid than patients with subclinical disease, but many wind up restarting treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Janssen to Highlight Robust Solid Tumor Portfolio and Pipeline at 2021 ASCO GU
February 2, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today it will highlight the depth of its solid tumor portfolio at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary (ASCO GU) Cancers Symposium with 12 data presentations, including three company-sponsored oral presentations from the ERLEADA® (apalutamide) clinical development program. The virtual meeting will take place February 11-13, 2021. “We are committed to the development of innovative therapies for patients with genitourinary cancers for whom there remains a high unmet need,” said C...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 2, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news