Researchers in Cardiff University propose to investigate the long-term safety of Liothyronine (T3) using records from the late Dr G Skinner’s clinic. The study will use a data linkage approach that will enable researchers to analyse… Read More »The T3 Safety Study: Patient Opt-out Notice for former patients of the late Dr Skinner’s clinic
Recently the CMA levied fines of £84 million to those companies that caused a price hike for liothyronine, causing untold distress for many thyroid patients. Dr Peter Taylor has created a Government Petition requesting that… Read More »Please Sign This Important Petition!
We have sadly learned of the death of Dr Barry Durrant-Peatfield. Dr Peatfield was a trustee of Thyroid UK in the early days and without him, Thyroid UK would not be where we are today.… Read More »The death of Dr Barry Durrant-Peatfield
Thanks to #NationalLottery players, Thyroid UK can continue to support people with thyroid disease. This funding will enable us to employ another staff member which means we can give even more people the tools to… Read More »Thyroid UK Receives National Lottery Funding!
Two Professors of Economics, Prof. Catia Montagna and Prof. Alexandros Zangelidis from the University of Aberdeen have been working on a project on the implications of thyroid diseases on wellbeing and labour market outcomes. Their… Read More »Take Part in a Survey on People’s Experience with Thyroid Disease
To raise awareness, we would like you, if you can, to make or buy some cakes or biscuits (these can be low sugar/gluten free/vegan) and give them to family and friends with a note (in… Read More »Help us raise awareness of thyroid conditions
We are very pleased to tell you that we are partnering with an amazing organisation called The Wren Project. The Wren Project is a registered UK charity, founded in 2020, that works to support individuals with… Read More »Get listening support with The Wren Project
16th-22nd October 2021 This Thyroid Awareness Week, we want to raise awareness of how many people are #wingingit with their thyroid health because we don’t receive enough information from our doctors especially in regard to medication. We are #wingingit by… Read More »Thyroid Awareness Week 2021 Events
The Menopause, Diet and Stress – How these affect your thyroid Our speakers at this year’s free webinar include three nutritional therapists talking about menopause, diet, and stress; Alice Peck from The Wren Project; and… Read More »Thyroid Awareness Week 2021 Webinar
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) have published new guidance regarding levothyroxine The MHRA have just published new prescribing advice for healthcare professionals who prescribe levothyroxine due to reports of some patients experiencing… Read More »Levothyroxine generics can cause side effects
Dr. Hertoghe, a Belgian doctor specialising in functional medicine, is holding a free webinar on thyroid therapy on April 27th at 7pm London time. He will be talking about the diagnosis and treatment of hypothyroidism,… Read More »Free Webinar: Let’s talk about thyroid
Blue Horizon is offering a special discount via Thyroid UK for private COVID-19 tests. Tests include a PCR Swab Test and an Antibody Home Testing Kit (fingerpick test). Read more about Blue Horizon COVID-19 tests… Read More »Save on COVID-19 tests from Blue Horizon