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Thyroid - {the story}

I’m not entirely sure when my Thyroid story began, it could have began when I first had symptoms, December 2015 or much earlier. No one will be able to tell me that. 789 more words


To My Insurance Company

In June I went to the emergency room because my throat was closing on me. The lovely doctor there dismissed me. Said it was non emergency when submitting it to the insurance even though he found my lingual tonsils enlarged and a lump on my thyroid. 842 more words

Thyroid cancer

This is my story about finding out I had thyroid cancer.

It started back in January, I had a little cough.  It seemed to be worse at night when I was laying down in bed for some reason.   1,634 more words

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Type 2 Diabetes Drugs Linked to Heart Failure, Pancreatitis, Thyroid Cancer

The drug saxagliptin, found in the type 2 diabetes medications Onglyza and Kombiglyze XR, has been linked to pancreatic cancer, thyroid cancer, and other dangerous side effects. 501 more words

THYCA INC and the "Myth" of Overdiagnosis

The foremost patient advocacy organization for thyroid cancer in the United States is THYCA INC.  According to its web site, THYCA was founded in 1998, by a group of thyroid cancer survivors and has a mailing address in New York City.  971 more words

Thyroid Cancer Overdiagnosis