Guidelines for radiation safety around our families, following I-131 treatments. Very few hospitals provide guidelines as clear as these.
An excellent PDF file, with the first 11 pages or so outlining the basics of LID's for thyroid carcinoma patients, preparing for treatments or scans, and many LID friendly recipes.
Excellent info and tips for those just beginning this voyage. Includes a lot of "basics" about next steps, monitoring, etc. Very helpful.
A wonderful, humorous look at thyroid cancer from a patient's perspective. I admire this woman SO MUCH, God Bless her cotton socks!
An excellent support group for thyroid cancer, with over 2500 participants/members worldwide. The support website is located at yahoo groups:
An online support group through Yahoo groups, with excellent materials and resources:
Well documented history and explanation of psychological impacts and symptoms sometimes encountered with acute hypothyroidism
Excellent explanation of the affects of endocrine hormone imbalances on the mind and emotions
Describes signs and symptoms of complication sometimes seen when acutely hypothyroid, in preparation for radioactive iodine treatment of thyroid carcinoma
The Thyroid Cancer Book, the only consumer book to date devoted to thyroid cancer. The Thyroid Cancer Book explains all forms of thyroid cancer and its treatment in plain language. It was written in consultation with the leading medical experts on thyroid cancer in North America, and is the only book of its kind in the world...