List of Thyroid (and related) events

The below dates and events are listed here for ease, so that we have all the relevant events to hand, in which we can raise awareness of thyroid disease and various related topics.

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25th May is World Thyroid Day

The 25th May this year is World Thyroid Day, so you can expect any thyroid awareness organisations, advocates and charities to be posting about it; including me. 

200 million people in the world have some form of thyroid disease, including 1 in 20 people in the UK. As many as 60% are undiagnosed, and of those diagnosed, a lot are not adequately treated. This is why we need to keep on sharing information about the condition and encourage anyone with symptoms of hypothyroidism or hyperthyrodism to get checked out.  Continue reading “25th May is World Thyroid Day”