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The Natural History of Benign Thyroid Nodules

Friday, we discussed the UBER sexy topic of thyroid nodules:

Durante et al, “The Natural History of Benign Thyroid Nodules,” JAMA. 2015; 313(9):926-935… 412 more words

Journal Club

I didn't let cancer follow me home

I don’t even know how to start.

I cried today. I cried hard and long. Big ugly sobs and huge, face drenching tears.

After my surgery a drain was put into my chest. 698 more words



It’s been a little over four months since my doctor told me I have “no detectable cancer.” My journey of having thyroid cancer lasted four months (August-November), so I’ve now been out of the woods longer than I was in it. 581 more words


Balsamic Vinaigrette (LID)

This is a super simple Balsamic Vinaigrette recipe. I really like it on mixed greens (like a Spring Mix).  You can elaborate on this dressing, if you wish. 73 more words

Thyroid Cancer

10 days and counting.....

10 days and counting until I get this cancer out of me. I’m realizing that the best medicine for me right at this second is this natural vitamin d, the sun makes me happier!! 173 more words

Thyroid Cancer

The Results Are In

It’s been a week since my whole body scan and I still haven’t heard from my oncologist. My stomach has been in knots all week. 106 more words

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Cancer and Nutrition Prevention with Dr. Elena Acquisto-Treaster

According to the American Cancer Society – since January 1st, 2015, an estimated 62,450 people have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Contradicting to most other diseases and cancer, Thyroid cancer is more commonly diagnosed at a younger age – nearly 2/3rds of diagnosis are made to men & women younger than 55 years old – 2% of those being teens or children. 118 more words

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