ThyCa fundraising and thyroid cancer research grants

Information on ThyCa fundraising efforts and grants for thyroid cancer research.

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Cutting off my hair to raise funds for Cancer Lifeline

meghanjoys
  • By meghanjoys · New reply March 20, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • This is a my first post and I'm sorry for the form-type post while also asking for a hand-out, but I am attempting to raise funds by cutting off my hair. A little background, (like many of you) one evening ...

Thyroid Cancer Address Labels

bing44
  • By bing44 · New reply February 5, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • I was wondering is there was a site that you could order return address labels with the thyroid cancer ribbon? I have some I use that i received from the Susan Komen Breast Cancer site after I made a ...

SUPPORT/EVENTS

D-Vigne
  • By D-Vigne · New reply January 30, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • HELLO, I AM LOOKING INTO STARTING A SUPPORT GROUP FOR THYROID CANCER SURVIVORS AS WELL AS THOSE CURRENTLY DEALING WITH IT AS I AM . ALONG WITH ANY TYPES OF THYROID DISEASES. I LIVE IN PROVIDENCE RI I ...

ThyCa News: Thyroid Cancer Sets New Record, 2014 Rally for Research, More

TEngle
  • By TEngle · Posted January 17, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Dear Friends, This issue of ThyCa News Notes gives you the latest thyroid cancer statistics plus several articles about the Rally for Research, now in our 12th year of funding research grants advancing ...

where is Dr Mc Iver?

AlphaLover
  • By AlphaLover · New reply November 15, 2013
  • 103 replies
  • Dr. Bryan McIver is no longer at Mayo. Does anyone know where he is going ...

hyalinizing trabecular tumor thyroid

Ragonda
  • By Ragonda · Posted November 1, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • Hello, My name is Ragonda, i live in the Netherlands. Last year i had a Melanoma, breslow 2.25. This year they found knobs, many study the last 5 months. First diagnost Papillair carcinoma. I had a operation ...

Stupidity at its finest

Jenni7803
  • By Jenni7803 · New reply September 28, 2013
  • 24 replies
  • This is my first post here! I wound up in the ER the other night. I had radiation two years ago to kill off my thyroid. I've been on several different doses. I am now on synthroid 75mcg. I can honestly ...

Is anyone doing a walk/run for thyca in sept?

Ittybittykittykat
  • By Ittybittykittykat · New reply August 23, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • Hey everyone, Since September is thyca awarness month, I was wondering if anyone will be doing a walk/or run for it? I'm in NYC and would love to join a team if anyone know of any ...

Auto- Immune Disease Hashimotos ETC

butter999
  • By butter999 · New reply July 25, 2013
  • 19 replies
  • Why is there such a lack of knowledge among Medical professionals and Hashimoto's and its various links to celiac, diabetes, thyroid cancer etc. This disease has been" CLOSETED" SINCE 1912. There is very ...

Hurthle cells found and scared for my Mom!

Muffin34
  • By Muffin34 · New reply April 30, 2013
  • 16 replies
  • Hi! I am new to this group but I am hoping someone can help me. After a CT scan, they found 2 suspicious nodules on my Mom's thyroid. She had a needle biopsy and the results were inconclusive. They found ...

cancer survivors

melis3471
  • By melis3471 · Posted April 26, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • butterfly bandits In Pittsburgh is doing a fund raiser for thyroid cancer .. if u live in Pittsburgh we are trying to find survivors to help get this up and running..please let me know how to contact ...

ThyCa To Award 3 New Research Grants in 2013

CherryW
  • By CherryW · New reply January 23, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • ThyCa is proud to announce that in 2013, we will award 3 new grants for thyroid cancer research. Read about the Rally for Research here: www.thyca.org/rally.htm This will be the 11th consecutive year ...

running for fund raising

Ginormica
  • By Ginormica · New reply January 15, 2013
  • 11 replies
  • I just finished the Disney 1/2 marathon...there was a lot of pink (breast) and purple (leukemia/lymphoma) represented... My question is: do we have such an organization? How do I get involved? Do I need ...

porcine TSH

Denver44
  • By Denver44 · New reply August 18, 2012
  • 21 replies
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12880 144 Could a porcineTSH be employed in the place of the recombinant human TSH, or cannot? What about the risk of prions, would a porcine TSH have a wider risk of ...

Cycling and ThyCa Research

Karls
  • By Karls · New reply July 28, 2012
  • 11 replies
  • I am a NEW ThyCa survivor. Surgery 5/24/12 RAI 7/20/12. I am an avid cyclist. I am interested in other ThyCa survivors that are cyclists. I am also interested in bike rides benefiting ThyCa research ...

New thyroid cancer research grants awarded by ThyCa

CherryW
  • By CherryW · Posted July 23, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • We are proud to announce 3 new thyroid cancer research grants plus 3 continuation grants, funded by the patients and families who contribute to ThyCa. This page tells about the past grant recipients and ...

question

peach36
  • By peach36 · New reply June 27, 2012
  • 16 replies
  • Hi, I am just wondering if anyone out there has suffered from anxiety after having Parathyroid surgery? I am taking supplements and am feeling better physically, but seem to be anxious most of the time ...

Letter from Italy:

CherryW
  • By CherryW · New reply January 24, 2012
  • 1 reply
  • A researcher in Italy asked about ThyCa's thyroid cancer research grants. Researchers worldwide are eligible. ThyCa grants have gone to researchers in France, Germany, Switzerland, & United States. Proposals ...

Awareness Month/Color

wobpb377
  • By wobpb377 · New reply January 23, 2012
  • 9 replies
  • Aloha- I haven't been a active member on here but a member none the less. I had my TT on 4 Jan and am recovering well--just a hoarse voice as of now. I am working with my coworkers and friends to establish ...

Team Neck & Neck, led by Tina Descovich

CherryW
  • By CherryW · Posted January 6, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • ...is raising awareness and raising funds for ThyCa. They will wear the special Neck Check Awareness Running Shirts from ThyCa, designed by Tina, at the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend 2012, January ...

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